Splash Out! Add H20 To Your Beauty Routine
YOU already know that drinking six to eight glasses of water keeps your body hydrated and is great for your health, but did you know it’s just as important in keeping your skin healthy? An increased amount of beauty products use water as one of their main ingredients. Since we all need some refreshment, here are our favourite beauties that are powered by H2O.
FACT: Water helps offset heavy moisturising ingredients that can feel too thick and clog pores.
Hydrabio H2O Micellar Cleansing Water: R199.95, Bioderma
BIODERMA pioneered something called ‘micellar solutions’. Micellar involves micelles, which are a type of electrically charged particle, that combine with water and interacts with oils to clean any surface, including skin. Plus, it’s majorly refreshing.
Hydro Boost Water Gel Cleanser: R99.95, Neutrogena
FORGET moisturisation, start thinking hydration is Neutrogena’s Hydro Boost range slogan. And we couldn’t agree more! Their new Water Gel Cleanser, an innovative lightweight gel that activates with water to lather away dirt, oil and make-up while quenching skin with a boost of vital hydration For skin so hydrated and supple, it bounces back.
Stayfast Liquid Matte Vinyl: R119.95 Yardley
STAYFAST Liquid Matte Vinyl provides vivid high definition colour in an ultra-matte finish while still providing your lips with essential moisture.
Aqualia Thermal Dynamic Water Light Cream 48h Circulating Hydration: R315, Vichy
WITH a fresh gel cream texture, this daily care offers immediate and long lasting hydration with a non-shiny finish. Enriched with Vichy’s thermal spa water and Hyaluronic Acid, Aqualia Thermal Light provides continuous 48 hour hydration, intense comfort and protection against daily aggressions.
Radiant Make-up Finish: R300, Beautyfix
WAKE up your makeup! Think priming benefits, hydration and sheer radiance–all in just 1 spritz! The enriched water instantly absorbs into skin for lasting hydration (and when skin is hydrated, make-up looks even better).
Camera Ready BB Water Broad Spectrum SPF 30: R510, Smashbox
THIS multitasking BB water with SPF 30 is an ultra-hydrating and oil-free formula that creates a radiant finish that lasts all day. It delivers a semi-matte complexion that’s not flat, creating a natural-looking canvas. It allows you to build coverage and does not cause any drying, cracking, or caking during wear. With built-in primer water technology that creates a liquid silk-consistency to glide easily onto your face and moves with the skin