July is finally here, and so is that long awaited summer sun! Discover how to stay cool in every sense this summer with my edit of the freshest ‘green’ skincare and fragrance, a multipurpose travel essential and the most beautifully summery charity candle.
NEW IN MAKEUP:
Pop Oil Lip & Cheek Glow in Poppy Glow, £16, Clinique
One of those indespensible summer travel beauty essentials you’ll want to keep way into winter too. Pop on lips and smudge on cheeks for fast, wearable glamour.
NEW IN SKINCARE:
Fresh lean & green. Emotionally it’s is the colour of serenity, peace and the environment: Style-wise green is on just about every fashionista and her bathroom shelf.
Bamboo Splash Watery Lotion with Waterlock Complex, £29, Erborian
A gel spray that gives in incredible fix of moisture in flight, in the office or on the beach.
Energie de Vie Liquid Moisturiser, £28, Lancome
Soak up this lightweight summer skin treat packed with goji berries, gentian root and lemon balm.
NEW IN FRAGRANCE:
Ninfeo Mio Dolce Vita Edition, £87, Annick Goutal
Sicilian lemon, bitter orange and fig make the return of this classic cologne as part of a limited-edition trio a must.
Peony & Moss Charity Candle, £44, Jo Malone London
This is one of my favourite ever scented summer candles – earthy moss wrapped in fresh peonies and blackcurrants – I’ll be lining up three in a row! And, for every one sold around 75% of the retail price will be donated to mental health charities that help create therapeutic rehabilitation gardens across the globe.
NEW BEAUTY BOX:
Beauty Drawer, £35, Powder
Our sister site Powder’s beauty drawer is worth over £120 and includes six full-sized products – including Perricone MD Photo Plasma worth £59 – plus a further six travel size. It’s just £35 for all 12 products. No subscription necessary.