Autumn Skincare Essentials

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Please note, this is a collaborative post with Panasonic

Whenever I get compliments about my skin, I always laugh to myself and think if only they knew. It has literally taken time, trial, error and money, just to get my skin where it is today. I have now become a product junkie because of this, but hey such is life. Anyway, now that summer is over and Autumn is here, it is time to switch things up in the skincare department. I decided to share with you some of my Autumn Skincare Essentials for 2018, you can thank me later.cb738f8dd23ef5d86a425f1a794d6950

  • Facial cleansing brush £129 – £199

During the autumn I use a facial cleaning brush up to 3x a week, as it cleans 20 times better than handwashing. These handheld devices help to penetrate further into the surface of the skin, removing any dirt or oil built up during the day. If you are new to the world of facial brushes, check out skin care UK Panasonic as they offer a great range of facial cleansing systems that use state of the art technology to create the best facial cleansing experience.

  • Garnier Moisture Bomb Pomegranate Hydrating Face Sheet Mask £2.99

My T-zone can become very musty and dusty if I am lacking in moisture. This face sheet mask from Garnier helps to revitalise and hydrate the skin in just 15 minutes. The instant boost of the radiance to my skin is the probably what I love most about this mask. I plan to start using this for #FacemaskSundays this autumn season, just to give my face that extra shine and glow.

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  • Sanctuary Spa Classic Body Scrub £6.50

I like to make sure that my body gets just as much TLC as my face in the Autumn. This gel- scrub from the Sanctuary Spa will polish and exfoliate the skin helping to remove any dead skin from all over. It also helps to enhance the appearance and texture of the skin. It also has a long lasting sweet detectable floriental fragrance that lasts over 12 hours.

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  • Vitamin E Night Cream £14

I have to admit, I used to think night creams were pointless. But that was until I tried it out for myself. Now as someone who has suffered from Eczema for most of my life, moisture loss in my skin has been my number one problem. This Vitamin E night cream uses all of its goodness to replenish the skin and prevent moisture loss during the night. I actually use this as a day cream from time to time in the autumn, because it is so hydrating and leaves the skin feeling silky and smooth.

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  • Palmer’s Coconut Oil Formula Coconut Oil Swivel Stick £2.95

I do not know about you, but dry chapped lips will not be my portion especially not in this autumn season. This little gem of a lip balm works wonders because it is infused with Coconut oil which adds the extra moisture needed to keep to the lips hydrated. The Palmers Swivel stick keeps the lips smooth, eliminating any potential lip crust. It is impossible for me to get through autumn without this swivel stick, this is a must have for me.

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  • Peppermint Reviving Pumice Foot Scrub £7 

I am not a fan of feet but that does not mean that I do not like to keep my feet in good condition. In between my pedicure visits to the nail shop, I use this soothing Peppermint oil scrub to keep away any hard skin building up on my feet. I love that this scrub has volcanic like rock granules which help to give the feet that extra softness. What I also love about this scrub, it is infused with Peppermint which is a calming agent for the skin.

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  • Miaroma Sweet Almond Oil £4.95

Cold press essential oils have so many great benefits, I personally prefer almond oil above the lot for my skin. I do not use this on my face, but for my entire body almond oil is like liquid gold. In the colder seasons like autumn, I tend to drop some of this Miaroma almond oil in my moisturizer for my body. I find that this wonders for soothing dry skin, but you would have to use it in moderation because it will ruin your clothing if you overdo it with the oil.

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My skin has definitely come a long way over the years. I developed Eczema as an infant and then came along mild Acne in my teens. If that was not enough I have had to combat hyperpigmentation in different areas of my skin. I and many people of colour face this problem and it can be very difficult to manage. For me, that has been the most challenging part of my skin care journey. But, all of this has allowed me to learn so much about my skin and discover what works well for me. I still think there is room for improvement but for the most part, I am happy with my skin.

Anyway, thank you for so much for reading. I am always open to trying new things, so if you have any Autumn Skincare recommendations, do let me know in the comments below.

Please note, this is a collaborative post with Panasonic. 

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Stay Blessed

Lots of Love

Jenna

xoxo

34 thoughts on “Autumn Skincare Essentials

  1. I love the whole of the body shop vitamin E range, they products are just so moisturising. I have been considering for a while whether I need to invest in a facial cleansing brush, I might just have to check it out.

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  2. The sanctuary body scrub is bae! And I think I should treat myself to a facial cleansing brush. I’ve been thinking about it but would cringe at the price. But it’s my bday next month and I am considering treating myself as I am a sucker for good skin. And it’s gets so complicated the older I get! Great post and congratulations ❤️❤️

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  3. I wish I could use one of them brushes for my skin! My skins so dry and sensitive! Them face mask are a god send the, totally all for them! 💖🙌🏻 P.s love the quote had a right giggle to that! Great post!

    Finlay Grace x

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  4. I’m just about to invest in my skin, so I’m back!
    I’ve been using the primark face brush (yeah, the manual one lol), but the Panasonic brush you mentioned seems like a great investment your skin is flawless!!

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