5 Beauty Antidotes for Pale Winter Skin
It's easy to feel dull and grey in winter, but you certainly don't want to look it. Give your beauty routine—and your mood—a lift with these glow-boosting products to make sure you're still looking fresh and radiant even in the dead of winter.
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Chantecaille Le Camouflage Stylo
A concealer in click-pen form, Le Camouflage Stylo from Chantecaille incorporates an ultra moisturising formula with light-reflecting pigments for a bright, even complexion. Apply where needed with the brush tip and blend with a clean finger for a seamless look.
Available at chantecaille.com.hk or Chantecaille La Boutique, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong; tel: +852 2856 2889
YSL Beauté Top Secrets CC Cremes SPF 35/PA+++
The newest Top Secrets CC Cremes from YSL Beauté consist of three light-diffusing shades—Rose, Apricot and Lavender—to even out the skin tone, correct skin irregularities and provide luminescence. Choose the shade that works best for you to blend all over as a base under foundation, or colour-correct specific areas for the ultimate glow.
Available at yslbeauty.com.hk.
BECCA Shimmering Skin Perfector in Moonstone
“Your skin but much, much better” sums up this BECCA Shimmering Skin Perfector. With its buildable yet breathable formula, this priming potion subtly enhances and illuminates, blurs imperfections and creates a lit-from-within glow, all the while conditioning the skin with soothing avocado oil and aloe vera.
Available at sephora.hk.
Hourglass Ambient Lighting Edit in Surreal Light
The Hourglass Ambient Lighting collection is formulated to capture and diffuse light to flatter any skin tone, and this Edit in Surreal Light has literally got all your brightening bases covered, from powder, bronzer, blush to highlighter. Sweep the bronzer over the temples and tops of the cheekbones for that just-back-from-holiday glow, and the blush on the apples of the cheeks for a healthy flush of colour.
Available at Hourglass Counter, Lane Crawford, Times Square; tel: +852 2110 0168
Suratt Beauty Artistique Blush in Guimauve
You can’t have a glowing healthy complexion without a touch of colour, and a soft peachy pink is a fail-safe option for any time of year. Surratt's Artistique Blushes use pigments that are super finely-milled using the Japanese ‘slurry’ method to create a buttery colour that melts into the skin with a soft-focus finish.
Available at Net-a-Porter.