All busy mums, including myself, always struggle to find time for themselves. From quick morning beauty routines, multi-tasking skincare products to super speedy way to get beach body. And is it even possible to get that beach body ready without hours on the gym and complicated slimming treatments? Not to mention waxing and self tan to make us look like beach goddess. Well, we tested 10 amazing products only to discover, that they make a huge difference to that mummy body and help to feel bikini confident in next to no time. Here is what we discovered.
MOR Marshmallow Sugar Crystal Body Scrub
Just like in skincare, the start of any body care routine, starts with good old scrub. And we just can't get enough of this gorgeously fragranced MOR Marshmallow Body Scrub. Blooming with conditioning Marshmallow Root,Apricot and Mango extracts, this moisturising 7 oil blend exfoliating Sugar Crystal Body Scrub gently polishes and moisturises to unveil skin that’s smooth, soft and delicately perfumed. Now you are ready for the next step.
Espa Detoxifying Salt Scrub
I am a massive fan of Espa, simply because they never disappoint. Their natural ingredients make wonders to my skin,. so I am sure you will fall in love with them too. Natural Sea Salts sweep away dry, dull skin, Grapefruit, Cypress and Eucalyptus cleanse while Sweet Almond Oil nourishes and hydrates. It is suitable for all skin types, especially dry, rough skin or those in need of an uplifting boost. Oh, that's me!
Rose & Caramel Purity Self Tan Removing Bubble Bath
Whether you’re a ‘Pro’ at self-tanning or a ‘Rookie’, self tan removal can be one lengthy process. First comes the exfoliation with products, or mitts, and then finding anything at all that can remove it in between all the difficult spaces of the body. That is why Rose & Caramel have developed a one-step solution to this age-old problem of self tan removal, which is needed especially when the sun is out and you can finally hit the beach. Purity Self Tan Removing Bubble Bath is a ‘real’ game changer to anyone who loves to self tan, as one can easily remove any (branded) self tan without struggle ever again. Simply relax and soak for 20 minutes in this bubble bath and easily remove your self tan. That's 20 minutes just for yourselves mummies! Priceless.
Sarah Chapman Skinesis Bodylift Tool
Everyone from A-list actresses to fashion’s most famous faces praise the totally transformative effects of Sarah Chapman’s signature facial. Well, this tool is just like the facial, but for the body. The Skinesis Bodylift is a highly efficacious tool with 12 rolling heads and 72 massaging nodules. It mimics Sarah’s unique massage technique, helping encourage the lymphatic system to drain toxins and reduce puffiness from the body, considerablyimproving the appearance of the skin. The nodules massage deeply, easing muscle tension and stimulating circulation to help sculpt, smooth, tone and define, whilst brilliantly supercharging the effects of any body products. And of course they are the next step in getting that sexy mummy body.
Algenist Genius Collagen Body Mylk
We love Algenist for their innovative approach to beauty and their continuos research that delivers spectacular products, just like this one. This breakthrough beauty brand, known for its high-performance algae-based skincare, has optimised cold-pressed technology to create this ultra-thin, fast-absorbing body Mylk. Formulated to help provide brighter, smoother, baby-soft skin, it contains active vegan collagen, their patented Alguronic Acid from algae, and vegan lactic acid and helps moisturize, even skin-tone, and revitalize skin for a smoother, more supple appearance.
Aurelia Firm & Replenish Body Serum
This intensive, lifting and nourishing treatment for the body deeply hydrates to instantly transform and replenish skin witha velveteen softness. The revolutionary, lightweight texture immediately absorbs to deliver antioxidants and omegas tothe skin’s deeper level. Exquisite essential oils provide a fragrant layer of silk to cocoon the skin. Aurelia’s signature African botanicals including Baobab and Kigelia africana combine to deliver omegas, essential fattyacids and vitamin E to nourish, protect and firm the skin. Comforting Shea and Cocoa butters provide replenishingrichness to soften and smooth. Treasured Argan oil delivers lasting, deep hydration and wonderfully soft, firm skin.
Emulsion Dry Body Oil
Personalising your body care has never been so much fun!The NEW EMULSION unfragranced Dry Oil can be usedalone or mixed with a couple of drops of an EMULSION fragrance Oil for a mood lifting blend. Packed with nutrients from Apricot, Hazelnut, Grapeseed, Prickly Pear, Vitamin EOils and a mixture of the richest Berry Seed Oils, the silky Dry Oil will sink deep into your skin without leaving a greasy mess leaving it feeling soft, nourished, smooth and glowing.
To customise, just pump some dry oil into the palm of your hand and add a couple of drops of the fragrance Oil ofyour choice. Choose from nine unique scents: Gardenia & Tuberose, Oud, Buckthorn & Cardamom, Neroli, Tobacco & Cedar, Sweet Dust, Raspberry & Black Chamomile, Grapefruit & Bergamot and Coffee & Coconut.
Legology Air-Lite For Legs
How many of you want to have legs so light you almost feel you could fly, after a long day with your little ones? Air-Lite Daily Lift for Legs delivers deep drainage benefits to heavy legs, discourages cellulite and fluid retention, refreshes and tones the entire leg from ankle to buttock. It gives comfort, contour and care. Air-Lite has a clean, uplifting lemon scent created by perfume house Robertet. The scent evokes a feel good holiday vibe. With each application Air-Lite Daily Lift For Legs puts the same carefree spring in your step as a day in the vivifying Mediterranean sea and sun.
The Perfect V Intensive Beauty Cream
It's one of those areas, that for some reason gets neglected in all our beauty routines. And it really shouldn't, because it is the most important part of our femininity. And for me personally, after shave care is a trouble. But this fantastic V cream definitely helps if you are prone to ingrown hair or red bumps. It calm, soothes and conditions thanks to to the Bilberry Fruit extracts, Salicylic Acid-Mild and natural astringent and Elderflower.
Yardley Flowerazzi Magnolia & Pink Orchid Nourishing Hand Cream
Who said that hands don't need to be prepared for hitting the beach? They help us to care about our body, so we really should take good care of them too. And beautifully fargranced Yardley had cream is a perfect companion to do so. A light and easily absorbed hand cream enriched with conditioning organic aloe vera and oatflour, that leaves hands feeling soft and smooth. 96% naturally derived ingredients.
Soleil Toujours Organic Daily Sunless Tanning Cream
Treat yourself to a truly healthy glow, achievable not only in the summer but all year round! Plant based DHA creates the most natural tan while powerful antioxidants work to soothe and nourish skin leaving it incredibly soft after the very first use. This tinted Creme allows you to see where you’re applying for precise application, while the odour free DHA technology and natural fragrance make this sunless tanning experience totally unique. Non-sticky, hydrating and streak-free, this formula is a cut above the rest.
Rose & Caramel Nudity Glow Gradual Tanning Water
Another self tanning product that will help you to ‘GLOW’ like a Goddess this summer or even through the winter months is this fantastic Rose & Caramel’s Nudity Glow Gradual Tanning Water. This dual purpose tanning product can be used as a gradual tanning water to give a subtle tan or glow, (that can be built up daily), or the ultimate self tan extender. This smart product has a 24 hour Skin Hydration Technology that allows not a light shimmer but beautiful skin that shines! So you can hit the beach looking like you've been ding nothing else but enjoying the sunshine.