For our 20th annual Best Beauty Buys awards, we surveyed leading skin experts, make-up artists, hairstylists, and manicurists to find out which products they can’t get enough of. The votes are in, you might want to clear some space in your vanity.
It’s no secret that time takes it’s toll on your skin. As you age you might start to notice fine lines, a loss in elasticity, wrinkles and pigmentation. But if these changes bother you, there is something you can do about it. These award-winning, powerful products actually work to tackle the effects of age.
Read on for the top anti-ageing skincare as rated by the people who know best.
Best At-Home Peel
Dermalogica Rapid Reveal Peel, $128 (pack of 10); dermalogica.com.au
A DIY peel with serious power. This professional-grade exfoliant dissolves surface build-up, helping to reduce the appearance of pores.
Best Wrinkle Treatment
Elizabeth Arden Advanced Ceramide Capsules, $140/60; at myer.com.au
A combination of ceramides, plant extracts and a retinol derivative help to reduce fine lines and wrinkles.
Readers’ Choice Best Night Cream
Olay Regenerist Micro-Sculpting Night Cream, $49; olay.com.au
Leave line-plumping amino peptides and nourishing vitamin E to work while you sleep
Best Eye Cream
Chanel Le Lift Forming Anti-Wrinkle Creme Yeux, $133; 1300 242 635
This silky, deeply hydrating wrinkle treatment helps to tone the eye area without irritation.
Best Day Cream
La Prairie Anti-Aging Stress Cream, $345/50ml; laprairie.com.au
Massage this smart stress-relieving cream into your skin to release tension that can result in wrinkles.
Lancôme Advanced Génifique, $100/30ml; lancome.com.au
“My secret weapon for stronger, firmer, healthier skin” – Amber Mackay, InStyle Executive Editor & Creative Director
Readers’ Choice Best Eye Cream
L’Oréal Paris Revitalift Eye, $32.95; lorealparis.com.au
Using your fingertips, tap a tiny amount onto the under-eye area to reduce puffiness and smooth fine lines.
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