Written by Ayesha Khan
Today’s conscientious man is ever aware of the importance of a well-maintained complexion. It is, after all, the basis to achieving that rugged yet well-groomed look. Here are five essential skincare products that should be part of every man’s skincare regimen.
Developed specifically for men, Lab Series has created the dual-action, anti-ageing MAX LS Daily Renewing Cleanser, which is an everyday cleanser and deep-cleansing masque in one. Patented Aquatron Water Technology ensures the skin is ready to absorb the ingredients that cleanse, tone, revitalise, and prep it.
MAX LS Recharging Water Lotioncomplements the MAX LS cleanser by removing dead surface cells, while the Molecular Ageless Complex slows down the effects of skin ageing, revealing a markedly youthful skin texture.
Clinique’s skincare for men has developed quite a following, and it’s no wonder with its sleek black packaging and exceptional emollient quality. Specifically formulated for men’s unique skin needs, Clinique’s M Lotion is the perfect daily moisturiser. What’s more, M Lotion can ease the drying effects of frequent air travel and relieve skin irritation from shaving.
The ideal solution for intense moisture and skin renewal, La Mer’s Crème de la Mer Gel is made from sea kelp and other revolutionary ingredients. This ‘miracle broth’ can heal and revitalise the dullest skin. While the lightweight gel is suited to all-day wear in all climates, La Mer’s The Mist is ideal for a quick burst of hydration. It even features a live internal magnet that constantly charges the miraculous ingredients within.
After gaining immense popularity among fashion-forward women with his beauty line, Tom Ford has now turned his focus to the skincare needs of the modern man. Tom Ford for Men Purifying Face Cleanser is an ideal daily water-activated foaming gel that simultaneously cleanses and hydrates the skin. Pores are unclogged without the tightness that often results from other over-drying formulas, and skin is perfectly prepped for a smooth shave.
For an all-natural, vitamin-enriched moisturising solution, Kiehl’s Facial Fuel Energizing Moisture Treatment for Men is the perfect non-oily solution. Chestnut extract retains and restores lipids, while vitamin C acts as an antioxidant, reducing visible fine lines and wrinkles