It’s summer time! You have started counting down the days left for the long-awaited sunshine holiday. Before your self-indulgence, JOYCE BEAUTY brings you an array of summer beauty cocktails to prepare your skin and mood at its best. The menu features quick anti-ageing fixes, make-up essentials and sensual summer scents. Feel free to concoct your own beauty cocktail for Summer 2013.
Smart Serum: 3Lab Super Face Serum
Featuring 3Lab’s unique X-50 and ITD technology, Super Face Serum is destined to effectively deliver collagen and elastin producing peptides directly to damaged cells. Being a potent and fast-action anti-ageing remedy, the Serum provides total skin rejuvenation and hydration with Nano Claire GY™ and PhytoCell Tec Malus Domestica. What you wish is what you get.
Smart and Simple: Darphin Eye Sorbet Mask
This is not an ordinary sorbet. Darphin prepares this tempting treat for our eyes with cucumber and watermelon extracts, hyaluronic acid, Japanese green tea and Chinese Pachyme extracts, fuelled by Micropatch technology. In ten minutes, this “wake-up” mask cools and soothes, revitalizes and rejuvenates your delicate eye zone.
Three-minute Treat: Glamglow Bright Mud Eye Treatment
Being the first “tap-on-wipe-off” eye product, the new Bright Mud™ tackles almost every concern of your delicate eye area in just three minutes. Non-drying in nature, it instantly cools down skin by peppermint leaves and TEAOXI™ time-release technology. What’s more? The cooling sensation does last to trigger the release of Juvelane™ to improve collagen synthesis and Nitroffeine™ to de-puff. What else can you ask for?
Oxygen Cocktail: Natura Bissé Oxygen Line
The coveted Oxygen Line welcomes two new members this summer, namely, Oxygen Mousse and Oxygen Gel. Formulated with bio-technological water extracted from Spirulina, Oxygen Mousse is a silky and gentle cleansing foam. After the cleansing ritual, Oxygen Gel replenishes skin with optimal hydration and pure oxygen. Hydrogen Peroxide works to improve hyper pigmentation.
Anti-ageing All-day: Perricone MD Photo Plasma
Heralded as a powerful anti-ageing solution for day time, Photo Plasma protects against the 10 most common skin aggressors while offering broad spectrum SPF30 protection with Titanium Dioxide and Astaxanthin. Smooth and weightless, Photo Plasma also combines Dr. Perricone’s legendary Vitamin C Ester and Alpha Lipoic Acid to brighten the skin and smooth surface imperfections.
Get a Boost: Radical Instant Revitalizing Mask
Formulated with high performance active ingredients such as green coffee, Sodium PCA, Vitamin E, Instant Revitalizing Mask strives to maintain an optimum level of oxygen distribution and consumption in skin cells. The skin is fed with all the necessary nutrients for hydration and regeneration to achieve healthy balance.
Goddess of Glamour: Rodial Glamoxy 15% Fruit Acid Exfoliating Pads
When it comes to skincare glamour, Rodial has the unique know-how. The latest addition to the Glamoxy range is a true testament again. Created as an at-home facial peel with fruit acids, the AHAs-rich Gautline® RC in the exfoliating pads promises a brighter complexion and youthful glow. In four to six weeks, skin renewal is obvious.
A Mid-summer Night’s Dream: Annick Goutal Les Soliflores Collection
Les Soliflores is a collective memory of the olfactory garden in Camille Goutal’s dreams. In this scented garden, Rose Splendide, Le Muguet (Lily of the Valley), Le Chèvrefuille (Honeysuckle) and La Violette (Violets) create an impressionist painting exclusively for Annick Goutal. Authentic yet delicate, these single flower fragrances reach full blooms in your mid-summer night’s dream.
Into the Oud: By Terry Oud Wood
Following the first fragrance collection in Spring, Terry de Gunzburg picks Oud Wood to start her olfactory journey of the Orient for Summer 2013. Created in Grasse, Oud Wood teams up with Calabrian bergamot and red berries as top notes, bouquet of rose and iris seasoned with saffron and cumin as heart. A woody base blends sandalwood, cedar, patchouli, amber and musk together with Oud Wood. For those who fancy woody and amber notes, this one is yours.
Kiss of Summer: Maison Francis Kurkdjian Aqua Vitae
Francis Kurkdjian curates a magic breath of summer with waves of tonka bean, vanilla infusion, Calabrian lemon and Sicilian mandarin. Inspired by life, Aqua Vitae is a perfume-based Yin and Yang, a perfume with contrasts which reflect shimmering light on golden bottle. It triggers an irresistible desire for gentles kisses on nape of the neck when intimacy flows like a breeze.
Magic of Gold: Tatcha Gold Camellia Beauty Oil
Being a storyteller of Geisha beauty, Tatcha treasures every best-kept secret of these beauty icons in Japanese history. The use of camellia oil is a time-honoured ritual of Geisha to keep skin in perfect hydration. Formulated with squalene, camellia, rice and macadamia nut oil, Camellia Beauty Oil is both soothing and luxurious as a multi-purpose beauty recipe for hair, face, neck, shoulder and décolletage. Genuine 24-karat gold flakes offer a sensual and luxurious glow effortlessly.
Your Décolletage Booster: Wei Beauty Gingko Leaf Repairing Décolletage Treatment Pads
Treat your delicate décolletage area with a luxury treatment by Wei Beauty. Inspired by the healing wisdom of Chinese Gingko Leaf, this nourishing pad is rich in active ingredients from Gingko leaf and Kelp to instantly calm, firm, smooth and brighten the décolletage area. What’s more? Wrinkle-lifting and improved complexion. Get back your lost glow!
The Peptide Factor: Renouve Anti-Ageing Hand Sanitizer
Are you ready to try the world’s first anti-ageing hand sanitizing lotion? The scientifically advanced ingredient, Collagen stimulating peptides, make all the difference. Being 95% natural, the formulation is able to kill 99.99% of bacteria, thanks to a complex compound of biologically active phytochemicals derived from certified organic Bitter Orange Peel Extract. Your all-time anti-ageing gadget is born.
When Lemonade meets Lavender: Sara Happ Summer Limited Edition Lip Scrub
Sara Happ’s summer is all about lemonade and lavender. These two summer essentials turn into two limited edition lip scrubs. Indulge your lips in lemonade with a citrusy-sweet flavour on holiday while pampering them with a little lavender spa at home.
Summer in a Tube: Lipstick Queen Endless Summer Collection
How to put summer in a tube? Poppy King knows the way. Taking inspiration from the iconic surfing movie, Endless Summer, Poppy creates three fun, surf-inspired shades that instantly conjure summer feeling. Dressed in a sunshine coloured case, Hang Ten (nude), Perfect Wave (pink) and Stoked (coral) are ultra-glossy and nourishing all year round as a daily lipstick with Vitamin E and natural oils.
Bring out Your Inner Mermaid: Deborah Lippmann Summer Mermaid Collection
When ocean turns into magical water, the mermaid comes as the legend goes. Inspired by the cult classic Mermaid’s dream, Deborah Lippmann is proud to present four new shades to continue a summer fantasy. Glittery and shimmering beads are put into tangerine, lavender, blush pink and ocean blue varnish to bring out a unique texture and colour variation on nails. Doesn’t it look like mermaid’s scale?
Scalp-friendly Solution: La Biosthetique Dermothetique Anti-Pelliculaire Set
For those who suffer hyper-sensitive scalps, your ultimate solution finally comes. La Biosthetique offers a new, innovative and highly scientific range for you, Dermothetique Anti-Pelliculaire. First, it calms the scalp to stop recurring dandruff with a blend of liquorice root and horse chestnut. Second, it tackles the dandruff problem directly with new synergistic broadband active ingredients. Dandruff-free, stress-free.
Crispy Summer Hair: Bumble & Bumble Surf Range
Bumble & Bumble’s Surf Spray in 2001 defined a whole new perspective on beachy hair styles. Today, the cult of Surfing continues with two breakthrough hair care additions, namely, Surf Foam Wash Shampoo and Surf Crème Rinse Conditioner. Featuring the marine-fresh notes of Surf Spray, the duo is infused with volume-enhancing minerals and softening sea botanicals such as Sea Fennel and Kelp.
Hair-free at Home: mē
Power-driven hair removal at home is now a dream come true. Thanks to mē, the first FDA cleared at-home hair removal device that is clinically proven as safe and painless for all skin types. The revolutionary patented elōs (electro-optical synergy) technology combines IPL and RF energies to target hair follicles and inhibit hair regrowth in dermis. In just 2 weeks, 46% average hair reduction is seen. Three months after a series of 7 weekly treatments, hair reduction goes up to 96%.