Is your skin in need of a little extra TLC? Then it’s time to invest in a serum. Packed with a high concentration of powerful, active ingredients, they contain smaller molecules to penetrate deeper into the dermis, making them the best way to treat specific concerns and target problem areas.
So put your best face forward this festive season with these super serums, guaranteed to tackle everything from dull or dry skin to stressed-out complexions.
Best for: Plumping skin
Dior Capture Youth Plump Filler
This serum plumps skin to perfection with a mix of naturally derived hyaluronic acid molecules and iris extracts. Its gentle, fresh, nourishing texture is quickly absorbed to leave skin feeling full and supple. The perfect post-party plumping pick.
Best for: Problem skin
Caudalie Vinopure Blemish Control Infusion Serum
Nobody wants to battle blemishes during the holiday season, and this clever clearing serum ensures you don’t have to. A concentrated blend of salicylic acid, grape extracts and organic essential oils gently exfoliates, unclogs pores, reduces blemishes and refines texture for a clear, radiant complexion.
Best for: Calming skin
Bobbi Brown Remedies No.80 Skin Relief Calming Algae Complex
Sensitive skin can really suffer during the festive season, but this serum will help keep it calm and healthy. Infused with marine extracts, including red algae and kelp, it soothes redness and irritation while preventing dark spots, wrinkles and future sensitivities.
Best for: Hydration
Peter Thomas Roth Water Drench Hyaluronic Cloud Serum
Quench dry, dehydrated skin with this intense hydration serum. The next best thing to giving skin a big glass of H2O is giving it a hit of hyaluronic acid, which attracts up to 1 000 times its weight in water. It’s also rich in silk proteins and minerals to boost radiance while softening and smoothing the skin.
Best for: Protection
By Terry Cellularose Detoxylin City Serum
Whether you’re travelling or staying put this season, your skin needs to be protected at all times. Environmental stress and external aggressors can lead to accelerated ageing, pigmentation and dullness, so shield skin from damage with this multi-defense serum. Using the protecting power of Alpine rose, it offers antioxidant protection while boosting skin’s natural defenses.
Best for: Brightening
Pixi Overnight Glow Serum
Go for the glow with this innovative overnight serum. Containing 10% glycolic acid, as well as cucumber and aloe vera, it gently dissolves dry, dull, dead skin while you slumber. It helps boost radiance, heal and hydrate, and encourages collagen synthesis. You’ll be sure to wake up a true sleeping beauty.