The media really has a lot to answer for when it comes to how we perceive what our skin should look like. Images which have been pored over by a specialist with retouching software would lead us to believe that we’re the only people on the planet whose skin isn’t as smooth as silk. However, it’s actually incredibly unusual for humans to have completely smooth, blemish-free, imperfection-free skin and most people who have a very smooth complexion have managed to get there with a strict regime of targeted products. We’ve curated a list of 5 such products which can help you to achieve smooth skin from top to toe.
This smoothing body exfoliator from Decleor is a physical scrub enriched with grapefruit essential oils, pearl sugar, argan shell and orange peel with fruit acids. The gel turns into an oil during massage then turns into a milk upon contact with water, helping you to rinse it away. Skin will be left softer smoother and more refined after use and and the squeezy tube makes it really easy to use in the bath or shower.
This skin smoothing cream from Dermalogica is actually their best selling moisturiser and now features and new Active HydraMesh technology. It features a state-of-the-art complex that infuses skin with moisture and helps to shield the skin’s natural biome, locking in moisture and protecting the skins beneficial bacteria. It guarantees to moisturise for a full 48 hours and smoothes fine lines and wrinkles while promoting elasticity.
This facial wash from Elemis actively resurfaces the skin while exfoliating dead skin cells and encouraging the skin’s natural cell renewal cycle. It supports the skins microflora without altering its natural pH levels and offers a non abrasive peeling action, which purifies, renews, revitalises and smoothes the skin.
This serum from Dermalogica contains 97% natural origin ingredients and gives the skin a smooth glow, thanks to its high levels of hyaluronic acid. It combines a blend of peppermint, sandalwood and patchouli essential oils and helps to protect the skin from daily aggressions such as pollution.
It’s really common for people to neglect the skin on their body while they’re busy concentrating on their facial complexion, however Dermalogica has produced this cream specifically for smoothing and hydrating the skin of your body. It contains skin nourishing oils which hydrate and relieve dryness well aromatic orange oil and Chinese green tea to soothe and soften the skin.