When it comes to achieving that “glow” there are different theories and ideologies on how to. Regardless, it usually involves tons of serums that when incorporated into our routines naturally give you this gleam upon application – contradictory to waiting weeks to see the effects on your skin.
Inserting active ingredients such as retinol, vitamin c have been the go to way to achieving a glowing skin – the disadvantage? It takes time for this ingredients to reveal visible effects (which is to totally fine – no complains there). But thanks to science and everyday beauty innovations, new generation of formulations (part makeup, part skincare), that show the greatly desired dewy finish in an instant have been achieved and now widely produced and used.
These new beauty products help streamline your skin care routine and due to the skinimalism trend – they are the perfect no makeup solution if you want a more natural look.
They contain a blend of hydrating essentials, botanical oils fused with silica, mica and iron oxides instead of the traditional one star ingredient and a bogus routine that goes with it. The benefits are massive; Hyaluronic acid hep to plump and hydrate your skin leaving a dewy glow after finish, squalene (a botanical oil) helps as an easy ans soothing moisturizer that quickly absorbs into your skin.
Also very versatile, these skincare products can be used as primer, highlighter, on top of your foundation and serum. Here are nine (9) dewy skin products that are sure to deliver that instant glow
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The Ultra Efficient Budget Pack
Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1%
Niacinamide (Vitamin B3) is indicated to reduce the appearance of skin blemishes and congestion. A high 10% concentration of this vitamin is supported in the formula by zinc salt of pyrrolidone carboxylic acid to balance visible aspects of sebum activity. The Ordinary Niacinamide and Zinc combo does not contain alcohol, gluten, nuts, oil, silicone, parabens, sulfates. It is cruelty free and vegan.
Note: Do not use in the same routine as pure or ethylated vitamin C.
The Do it all cream
Skin Smoothing Cream
Mallow extract is known for its ability to soften and condition the skin – contains mucilage, polysaccharides, and tannins that help soothe and moisturize the skin. Dermlogica soothing cream is also enriched with Hyaluronic Acid,cucumber, and arnica to reduce water loss and preserve skin hydration plus freshness. This face and neck moisturizer weightlessly hydrates and is also formulated with natural-antioxidant grape seed extract, vitamin c, and vitamin e to give a smoothing effect while shielding skin from the harmful effects of stress and free radical damage. Skin smoothing cream leaves you with a plump and supple complexion.
The Makeup 3 in 1 booster
Even Better Clinical Serum Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 25
Clinique Even Better Clinical Serum Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 25 comes in 42 shades. It’s the brands first clinical foundation with 3 serum technologies containing hyaluronic acid, salicylic acid, and vitamin C + UP302. Clinically proven to leave bare skin looking even better – more even, smoother, and more plumped.
The Luminous Highlighting Balm
Ciaté London Dewy Stix
The Ciaté London Dewy Stix gives you a dewy sheen while hydrating your skin – suitable for dry skin. A shimmer-free balm luminous highlighting stick that leaves you with a gorgeous, natural looking glow. The Dewy Stix gets its glow from superfine pearlescent pigments, hyaluronic acid, and cupuacu butter. Together, they are an incredibly hydrating and illuminating trio.
The Golden Glow Booster
Radiance-Plus Golden Glow Booster
Clarins radiance-plus golden glow booster contains -Aloe Vera, DHA and Erythrulose. The award winning self tanning booster that gives skin a sun-kissed look with 3 drops. To use; mixed with moisturizer in the palm of your hand–do not add to container. Wash hands thoroughly after use.
The Booster Drops
Brightening Booster Drops
Cover Fx brightening booster drops contains key ingredients; porcelain flower ( Hydrates skin and boosts complexion radiance.), squalene (A natural antioxidant that locks in moisture) and Vitamin C (Visibly brightens the complexion and improves skin clarity.). It delivers an instant radiance to awaken tired skin or a smooth, glowing complexion. You can use the brightening booster before or after makeup, or mixed with your favorite products. Ideal for normal and dry skin types.
The Revitalizing Face Oil
Plum Elixir Organic Revitalizing Face Oil
LOLI Beauty’s Plum Elixir is an organic, superfood beauty oil to instantly hydrate for bright, bouncy + dewy skin. It also revitalizes hair and softens lips, too. Best for dry and sensitive skin.
The Glow Enhancer
True Match Lumi Glotion Natural Glow Enhancer
True Match Lumi Glotion Natural Glow Enhancer by L’Oréal does exactly as the name suggests. It instantly hydrates and luminizes skin for an all-over for a fresh, natural glow. With a lightweight highlighting formula it delivers an illuminating color tint for healthy, radiant skin. The glow enhancer contains jojoba, iron oxides, shea buter etc.
The CBD glow serum
Mary Jane CBD Glow Serum
Truly’s Mary Jane CBD Glow Serum has a carefully crafted formula that delivers powerful antioxidants to firm and brighten your skin – while replenishing essential hydration. The Glycolic acid present lightly exfoliates to help resurface skin, while the hemp-derived CBD oil richly hydrates your skin -locking in moisture for an glowing complexion.
GinZing Into the Glow Brightening Serum
Origins GinZing Into the Glow Brightening Serum is a multi-action serum that visibly brightens dull skin in one shot. It contains key ingredients: 5% Skin Renewing Complex with Green Coffee Seed, Hyaluronic Acid and Vitamin C
Note: it’s advisable to perform a patch test prior usage