Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 18 June 2019

Four beauty buys for sensitive skin to try

With the UAE’s soaring temperatures in the summer months, Rebecca McLaughlin-Duane offers her pick of four beauty buys for sensitive skin.


Marc Jacobs Beauty Cover(t) Stick Color Corrector

Available in three hues of lilac, caramel and – ideal for rosacea sufferers – a citron and lime shade called Covert Affairs, which balances skintone and neutralises redness.

From Dh150 to Dh195 at Sephora stores across the UAE; visit www.marcjacobsbeauty.com


Balanced Guru Calming Masque

This organic product for sensitive skin contains echinacea, alfalfa, calendula flowers and marshmallow root. It helps to reduce blemishes and bring down inflammation.

Dh185, available at Greenheart Organic Farm and Lulu; visit www.balancedguru.com


Human & Kind Family Remedy Cream

Dubbed a “problem-solver” by those who use this natural cream, it is suitable for skin prone to acne, eczema and psoriasis. It also calms the itching and burning often associated with rosacea.

Prices start from Dh125 for 100ml at Spinneys, Waitrose and Boots; visit www.humanandkind.com


Colorescience make-up

This mineral-based make-up range includes skin brightening and calming primers, foundations, mascaras and powders. All have broad spectrum SPFs from 20-50.

Prices on request; available at Obagi Medispa in Al Ain and Dubai; visit www.obagimedispa.ae or www.colorescience.com/science

Updated: June 29, 2016 04:00 AM