Wedding Season Must-Haves
YOU have survived the hen’s party, organised the table plan and finally booked the perfect honeymoon destination. Now it is time to choose some wedding season must-haves to keep your skin glowing from head to toe and create an everlasting look perfect for any wedding occasion! We assure that you will achieve a flawless bridal look and put your best face forward on your special day. Upgrade your make-up and cosmetic bags today with award winning and beauty-editor favourites.
NAIL those wedding photos with flawlessly fresh, silk-soft skin
Flawless Face Base (R425), Mii Cosmetics: Revel and rejoice in flawlessly fresh, silk-soft skin from dawn until dusk and beyond. Enhance your natural beauty with our utterly adaptable foundation. As light as a feather, it can be layered for a weightless, perfectly refined finish. Light-diffusing particles cover imperfections to give your skin an air-brushed yet natural look all day long – a photoshoot and bridal makeup favourite. Suitable for all skin types.
Light up your day and bask in the beautiful afterglow
Light Loving Illuminator (R465), Mii Cosmetics: Let the light catch you in all the right places with our ravishingly radiant illuminator. Packed with pearlized particles, this powder transforms to a weightless, creamy finish for beauty that shines through in even the lowest of lights. Wear alone for instant glamour, or team with a bronzer to contour your complexion. Suitable for all skin types.
Don’t let a few happy tears ruin your polished make up look
Waterproof Lash Lovers (R345), Mii Cosmetics: It never rains, it pours, so prepare for the perfect storm. Our Waterproof Lash Lover keeps eyes beautifully defined no matter what your day may bring. The long lasting, volumizing formula glides on and stays put until you say so, contains beeswax and carnauba wax to care for your lashes as you wear.
Leave your guests memorised by your silky-soft skin
The Activist (R810), Mio: Firming active body oil… Strong is the new skinny!
Benefit of use: This is the best resilience-building antioxidant body oil you will ever use.; seals in vital moisture for strong, supple, FIT skin.
What it does: The Activist strengthens, moisturises and nourishes dry, stressed skin. It I packed with vitamins A, C and E helping with cellular function and skin tightening. Powerful antioxidants such as cranberry and carrot seed oil regenerates new cells, strengthen your skin’s resistance to free radical damage and keeps the skin fresh. The omega oils sink in quickly to deliver deep moisture and keep the skin juicy and elastic.
In anticipation of your spray tan, start sloughing off the dead skin cells on your body for a long-lasting glow
Double Buff (R625 for a 150ml), Mio: Get ready… This is body buffing on speed. We call it double buff because it exfoliates your skin twice.
Benefit of use: Softens and hydrates for skin that feels brand new. Perfects and brightens uneven skin tone and has an incredible fine formula that prevents ‘cheap scrub damage’.
What it does: It is a dual action body scrub that provides a physical exfoliation with granules and enzymatic exfoliation with high quality fruit enzymes! Double Buff softens and hydrates skin to feel brand new with organic Shea butter. Contains Pumice and Micro Lava to create an incredible fine formula that prevents ‘cheap scrub damage’. Pineapple and Papaya Fruit Extract contains fruit enzymes to give a gentle but effective exfoliation by breaking down surface dad skin cells, perfecting and brightening uneven skin tone.
Make sure your wedding bod is in shape and tight in all the right places
Skin Tight (R990), Mio: Our skin firming serum smoothes, retexturizes and tightens to whip slack skin back into shape.
Benefit of use: Skin Tight tightens and tone crepey skin and is perfect for post-weight loss. It also brightens and plumps up the skin revealing fit, healthy vibrant skin. It contains Papaya and Multifruit BSC fruit enzymes that gently exfoliates the skin and will leave your skin ridiculously smooth!
What it does: Papaya is a rich source of antioxidant nutrients such as carotenes, vitamin C and flavonoids; the B vitamins, folate and pantothenic acid; and the minerals, potassium and magnesium; and fibre. Being a good source of Vitamin A and Papain, this fruit helps in removing dead skin cells. Application of papaya helps to keep you skin hydrated, removes skin discoloration and reduces the signs of aging! It is no wonder Christopher Columbus had titled Papaya as “The Fruit of the Angels” because it is loved by all and is quite famous for its luscious taste and rich texture as well as amazing skincare benefits!
The night before ideal skincare companion
Vitality Cream Mask (R510), Juliette Armand: This ‘sleep on’ mask revitalises, tones and moisturises tired skin and boosts firming thanks to a host of skin-loving ingredients. Provides the skin with amino acids and essential fatty acids to maintain moisture. Rejuvenating mask and can be left on overnight as it is absorbed by the skin. Enriched with a beautiful Jasmine fragrance.
Put your best face forward
Dermabrasion Gel (R415), Juliette Armand: Facial peeling gel with different granules of different origins and sizes. Microdermabrasion has been shown to improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, reduce the appearance of acne scars, reduce skin pigmentation and provide overall skin rejuvenation. This exfoliator is safe to use for all skin types, all year round, as a moderate peeling before facial treatments for maximum performance.
No foundation will look perfect without a smooth, exfoliated base
Micro Lift (R650), Juliette Armand: Serum that has an immediate effect within 5 minutes. “Face Lift” in a bottle. Cutting-edge serum that contains the highest concentration of powerful active ingredients in their purest and most advanced form. It can be used alone or with a moisturiser and mask. Contains tensea lift that is a marine derived product and has a powerful and immediate firming action. Provides an instant lifting effect that lasts for 6 hours.
With these top picks from Poise Brands you are guaranteed to look your best on your special day!