How To Get Superhero Skin

Superhero movies, with their battles of good versus evil, can often be mirrored behind the scenes. As the facialist working on the Marvel film sets, I have also had to vanquish bad skin issues with good intelligent skin solutions. In my kit, I don’t carry a single jar of a wonder elixir. Instead I have a curated collection of remedies, each possessing a different superpower and which – like the Avengers – work together as a team.

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To achieve Superhero Skin at home, shop my edit below.

 

SUPERHERO: COLLAGEN

Superpower: Superglue for skin cell layers

Must-have products:

La Mer, The Regenerating Serum, £310 for 30ml

 

SUPERHERO: HYALURONIC ACID

Superpower: Hydration magnet for the skin

Must-have products:

The Ordinary, Hyaluronic Acid 2% + B5, £6.40 for 30ml

 

SUPERHERO: EGF (EPIDERMAL GROWTH FACTORS)

Superpower: A time machine for skin cells

Must-have products:

Biologique Recherche, Crème Iso-Placenta, £80 for 30ml

 

SUPERHERO: LED LIGHT THERAPY

Superpower: Battery charger for skin’s engine

Must-have products:

Dr Dennis Gross, DRx SpectraLite FaceWare Pro, £430

 

Be skin smart.

Words by Adeela Crown.

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