Autumn Skincare 101

Autumn is a season of change, days get shorter temperatures get colder and air becomes drier, our skin conditions itself to its surrounding environment and climate all that wind, rain, frost, aircon, central heating and blazing open fires have a huge effect on the condition of our skin. Our skin during these cold winter months will be drying out, clogging up or becoming super red and sensitive every second when not looked after.

Using the right skin care routine will help correct any summer damage that has occurred from sun, chlorine and saltwater and also help prepare for those cold winter days. Our suggested skin care product tips for the autumn:

In the autumn its time to exfoliate get your skin we suggest trying St Ives Invigorating Apricot Scrub: This deep cleansing formula gently exfoliates, removing dull, dead skin cells to instantly reveal smooth, radiant, healthy looking skin. Contains more than 90% naturally derived ingredients, including Swiss glacial water and Swiss botanicals.

Switch lotions for creams why not try Aveda Botanical Kinetics Intense Hydrating Rich CrèmeFor dry to very dry skin, this luxuriously natural moisture contains Salicornia herbacea, a seashore plant, whilst cupuaçu butter helps seal in deep, hydrating energy. Rich texture leaves skin feeling supple and healthy increases moisture instantly and help your skin retain it for 24 hours, stimulating hydration and helps recharge your skin cells-to power skin’s natural moisture system.

Nourish and protect those delicate eye areas with BobbiBrown – Extra Eye Repair CreamContains peptides, natural plant oils and humectants that target fine lines, wrinkles, dark circles, puffiness and dryness, this rich, concentrated cream visibly revives eyes. Use morning and night; warm between fingers, then pat gently around eye area.

Invest in Hand Cream to protect and prevent during those cold winter months why not try Hand Chemistry Extreme Hydration Complex: Contains 24% active ingredients this hand cream will provide deep under the skin hydration to soothe and heal even the driest of hands, perfect if you’ve been exposed to the elements. With 5 different hydration active technologies this really is a rescue remedy. For visible results in just 10 days use day and night.

Time to ditch soaps and put away gels and bring out the creamy body wash why not welcome into your body care routine OGX Creamy Body Wash, Nourishing Coconut Milk Hibiscus: This sulfate free creamy body wash, leaves skin nourished and soft all over with an intense moisture lock system that uses a PCA complex to help draw moisture into the skin while a ceramide complex creates a surface barrier to lock it in. Sugar cane and willow bark promote cellular turnover and hydrating coconut milk proteins create a healthy glow.

This autumn promote wellness the use of moisturisers are not only to protect our skin but to hold in water for hydration and to protect our skin’s collagen and elastin and by drinking 2 litres of water a day is vital in ridding the body of nasty toxins that can show on the skin.

About the Author

London’s go-to prestigious beauty therapist. Fere is renowned for her bespoke non-invasive facials, tailor made and adapted to the needs of each and every client. She now counts more than 30 years experience and a wealth of beauty knowledge in her endless pursuit for the body beautiful. Fere & Hasti is founded by mother and daughter duo. Hasti Parangi, Fere’s daughter also offers bespoke facials and also practices holistic healing. The two talents make Neville hair and beauty, 5 Pont Street, Belgravia SW1X 9EJ an unrivaled one-stop to wellbeing and younger, brighter, beautiful skin. Follow them on instagram @fereandhasti and check out their website at