Winter 2023 – Beauty Essentials


Winter is finally here, and while the drop in temperatures might be welcome, the adverse effects to our skin is certainly not. This winter Farah Baig brings shares her recommendations for skincare products that will nourish your skin including a great cleanser, intensely moisturising anti-aging creams, nourishing lipstick and even great eye essentials to keep you on trend.

The female empowerment makeup brand, REALHER is all about expressing your individuality. With a meaningful affirmation, each product is intended to enhance inner and outer beauty and motivate your own personal journey.

This winter, we’re in love with REALHER’s nourishing lipsticks. From neutral tones to vibrant shades, their specially formulated Moisturising Lipstick collection truly passes the test of time. And over time, encapsulated water is released from the lipstick, providing hydration to your lips. Not only is each shade infused with jojoba seed oil, shea butter, and vitamin E, but each lipstick also provides all-day hydration with a creamy, smooth application.

You can find these lipsticks and other great REALHER products on Beauty Ethic, a brand-new e-commerce platform offering sustainable, vegan and cruelty-free products across the region.
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The hunt for clean and effective beauty products is never-ending, but we’re here to make it a little easier. Made with just 11 ingredients, Aavrani’s purifying oil-based cleaner is just what you need for your daily beauty routine.

This ultra-gentle yet powerful formula leaves your face clean and hydrated without any oily residue. It’s a 2-in-1 hybrid solution that acts as a daily cleanser and a makeup remover for all skin types. Use alone to cleanse the skin and remove impurities or with a washcloth to effectively lift makeup and gently cleanse without stripping the skin.

To formulate this cleanser, steam-distilled Sandalwood Oil is combined with Camellia Flowers and Aloe. These ingredients effectively soothe and nourish skin while removing excess oil, makeup, dirt, and other impurities. This powerful cleanser not only aids in calming the skin, but also lifts impurities and minimise the appearance of blemishes, leaving the skin feel clean and refreshed.

This cleanser is made without silicones, mineral oil, parabens, PEGs, microplastics, petrolatum, formaldehyde donors or animal cruelty.
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Hyaluronic Marine Hydration Booster 30ml
A lightweight in texture hydrating concentrate that plumps the skin, improves rough texture and smoothes the appearance of dry fine lines. Key ingredients hyaluronic acid provides long lasting hydration and amino acids and B vitamins from marine algee improve skin elasticity and moisture level. While evening primrose oil soothes the skin. To be used morning and night before moisturiser and suitable for all skin types.
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Hyaluronic Marine Oil-Free Moisture Cushion 50ml
This oil free light weight moisturiser from Dr.Dennis Gross hyaluronic marine technology collection instantly hydrates and plumps for fresh feeling skin without unwanted shine and greasy feeling. Key ingredients Japanese marine algee with B vitamins and hyaluronic acid work together to provide rich hydration. While amino acids from the algee improves the skin elasticity and aloe vera soothes the skin. The formula is hypoallergenic, and is suitable for all skin types including sensitive. To be used morning and night.
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Advanced Retinol + Ferulic Intense Wrinkle Cream 60ml
Intensely hydrating cream that visibly lifts, reduces signs of aging, repairs the skin moisture barrier and leaves the skin with a soft and matte finish. Dr. Dennis Gross advanced retinol + ferulic technology is formulated with a phyto-retinol blend that combines two types of retinol, bakuchiol, ferulic acid and antioxidant rambutan to firm, plump, smooth fine lines and wrinkles and support the skin’s natural collagen production.
Bakuchiol strengthens the skin moisture barrier while hyaluronic acid and glycerine provide long lasting hydration. Suitable for all skin types. To be used morning and night.
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