Prepare Your Skin for Spring
winter draws to its damp conclusion, itís fair to say that our skin has
taken a beating during the cold months. As we start to tone up in
anticipation of losing those shapeless layers to bare all for the warmer
weather, itís essential that we also take some time to reboot our daily
beauty routine and refresh our makeup bags for some springtime shine.
at Cosmetics 4 Less, we have lots of excellent products and ideas to
help you on your way, so pull up a chair and read our top tips for
perfect springtime skin.
Ok, we all know we should
wear sunscreen all year around, but letís be honest, how many of us
actually do? Itís far too easy to let it slip in the weak winter
sunshine, but now is the time to put some sunscreen back into your daily
routine. Ensure you use a daily moisturiser which has at least a factor
15 built in, and if youíre going to be in the sun for any length of
time slather your skin in a minimum of a factor 30 sunscreen.
is all about heavy foundation and smoky eyes, but the key to spring is
clear, fresh skin. Opt for a tinted moisturiser, or a lightweight,
translucent foundation for a natural-looking base. Swap your powder
blush for a simple check stain, and ditch those dramatic dark eyes in
favour of pastel colours.
Get Some Glow
your pale winter skin with some natural bronzer, to give your skin a
sun-kissed glow. Itís much healthier than trying to jumpstart your tan
with a trip to the sunbed, gives instant results and it will keep your skin looking young and
Be Bold with Your Lips
we recommend toning down your skin and eye makeup during the spring in
favour of natural and pastel tones, choosing some bold colour for your
lips will finish your springtime look with style. Bold reds and pinks
will ensure you stand out this spring.
you regularly use gel or artificial nails, itís essential to give your
nails a break every few months to let them repair and strengthen up.
Treat your nails to a good moisturiser, before applying a natural,
protective base, and finishing them with a nude tone thatís ideal for
If you need some inspiration to refresh your makeup bag this spring, take a look at the great range of products on Cosmetics 4 Less.