The Luxe Blog Edit: Skin Perfecting Serum Extravagant and absolutely necessary, we’ve the very best of global anti-aging serums. SK-II LXP Ultimate Perfecting Serum, £250.00 www.harrods.com Following a Harper’s Bazaar beauty trend in Asian skincare layering, we trust in Cate Blanchett and Japanese giant, SK-II. Laced with the brand’s signature Pitera yeast extract (an ingredient discovered in a Japanese brewery on the backs of the astonishingly well preserved hands of elderly workers), you’re clarity assured. Révive Perfectif Even Skin Tone Serum, £200.00 www.uk.spacenk.com ReVive’s elite aestheticians and Space.NK say, “There’s nothing surgical that can do what ReVive skincare does for dewy glow and radiantly youthful skin.” This refined serum pretty much nails that mantra on the head. 111SKIN Celestial Black Diamond Serum, £360.00 www.harrods.com Bazaar and Vogue approved, this gravity and pollution resistant formula was developed with and used by NASA science and its astronauts. Kiehl’s Midnight Recovery Concentrate, £36.00 www.kiehls.co.uk Kiehl’s first and only facial oil marries precious rose and evening primrose with lavender to balance and replenish. Ideally used at night, you awaken with inner and outer clarity, though as Kiehl’s patrons get used to the texture and quantity, it fast becomes a popular day treatment. DIOR Dior Prestige Le Nectar De Nuit, £300.00 www.selfridges.com In a refined and uber luxe celebration of French rose, this serum delivers firmer, plumper and supple skin by morning – just the look of it suggests brilliance.
Crème de la Mer The Concentrate, £240.00 www.cremedelamer.co.uk An extravagant velvety gunge from the depths of the East Ocean, Crème’s coveted Miracle Broth with sea kelp was formulated by French-Canadian neuroscientist, Dr. Max Hubert, following a near fatal lab accident. Resurfacing scar tissue and discoloration, it stands at the base of Crème de la Mer, lacing all products with miraculous skin benefits.
TOM FORD Intensive Infusion Treatment Essence, £82.00 www.houseoffraser.co.uk Following Sisley’s lead and a need for a Japanese softening lotion –esque enriched toner, Tom Ford fort and clarify a la SK-II Treatment Essence. Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex II, £69.00 www.esteelauder.co.uk Adorned and adored by Victoria’s Secret Angel, Liu Wen and Guardian beauty journalist, Sali Hughes, time after time this cult serum delivers on the dewy and rested front. Dr Sebagh Signature Serum, £480.00 www.drsebagh.co.uk A Bazaar and Tatler favorite, Dr Sabagh’s signature blend covers all lackluster and ageing bases. Anne Semonin Youth Radiance Elixir, £250.00 www.annesemonin.com The queen of bespoke skincare, Anne Semonin offers this multi Red magazine beauty award winner that stays true to the therapist’s uber refined, luxe holistic approach. Tomos Hurst