The 6 Skin Products You Can’t Live Without


1: Coola Make Up Setting Spray SPF 30

Makeup meltdown and UV exposure have met their match! Introducing the first ever SPF 30 Makeup Setting Spray. A simple spritz of our weightless, matte finish mist protects the sensitive skin of your face while keeping your makeup looking fresh all day. $62 from Smith & Caughey’s and specialty spas nationwide coolasuncare.co.nz


2: 8 Hour Cream by Elizabeth Arden

This award-winning skin protectant deeply moisturises and protects skin any time, any way you choose. Its versatile formula goes beyond moisturisation, working wonders to shape brows, add shine to cheeks, soothe dry hands, smooth cuticles and nails, and more. Dermatologist-tested and clinically shown to hydrate and protect skin for eight hours!


3: Kate Somerville Wrinkle Warrior 2-in-1 Plumping Moisturiser + Serum

Take a two-step approach to tackling your skin concerns with this unique 2-in-1 formulation. Powered by three sizes of moisture-replenishing hyaluronic acid, this lightweight formulation plumps, hydrates and minimises the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles for a smooth, supple and firm complexion. And with no drying time needed, this weightless treatment allows for instant, seamless makeup application. $150 from Mecca Cosmetic

4: Mecca Cosmetica Soft Focus

This high-performance primer not only improves the application and staying power of your foundation but it also smooths and nourishes your skin, instantly blurring the appearance of any fine lines or visible pores. Antioxidant vitamin coenzyme Q10 protects against free radicals while hyaluronic acid keeps your skin happily hydrated $18.00 from Mecca Cosmetica


5: Mineral Des by Maryse

A must in every handbag. This silky, sheer highlighting dew gives a fresh, illuminated finish. Infused with organic ingredients and the rare omega blend of broccoli seed, MARYSE Mineral Dew enhances your skin’s natural lustre — the perfect finishing product for a post-facial glow. From marysebeauty.com


6: Superstart Probiotic Boost Skin Renewal Biocellulose Mask by Elizabeth Arden

Delivers double the probiotic power of SUPERSTART Skin Renewal Booster to support skin’s natural defences and improve skin’s resilience.  The luxurious biocellulose mask infuses skin with a concentrated formula that includes hyaluronic acid and a probiotic blend to help optimise its natural renewal process for radiant, smooth, healthy-looking skin in just one treatment. $95 for 4 masks


Words: Paris Mitchell