Beauty hacks: 5 stress-busting beauty products to use after work

Not only do you have a hectic working week to contend with, but we are now embarking on the winter months, meaning extra pressure on your skin. Treat yourself to a de-stressing pamper session to make sure that you survive the colder climes and wash off the stress of your commute, office life and the mammoth lunchtime queue at Pret.

We’re offering up 5 great beauty products that will relax and refresh you and your skin after a stressful working week.

1. Skyn Iceland Fresh Start Mask

Give your skin a break after a heavy week with Skyn’s fresh start mask. The two-phase mask pack will hydrate and refresh your skin and only requires 10 minutes of your day. Phase 1 involves a blue clay mud mask that oxygenates and exfoliates, while phase 2, when layered on top, will warm up the cooler mud base and smooth your skin.

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Image Credit: Cult Beauty

2. Oskia Smoothing Massage Candle

Perfect for a Sunday night pamper, this Oskia candle doubles as a massage oil when melted. Using May Rose, soya and coconut oils, this candle will double as providing a soothing scent for your home and can work as a nourishing body oil.

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Image Credit: Space NK

3. Aromatherapy Associates Relax Deep Bath and Shower Oil

We love Aromatherapy Associates oils, and this relaxing bath and shower oil is exactly what you need after a stressful working week. We’ve gone for the deep relaxing oil because sometimes you need extra help. The scent of camomile, vetivert and sandalwood will chill you right out and will infuse your home with the relaxing scent.

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Image Credit: Cult Beauty

4. Therapie Himalayan Detox Salts

Chuck some of these pink crystals in your bath and sink into a nice relaxing soak. Created by aromatherapist Michelle Roques O’Niell, the salts are part of Therapie’s self-healing range, and will help to restore energy and relieve tension. Also great for combating insomnia, this is a pre-bed bath time essential.

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Image Credit: Cult Beauty

5. Caudalie Polyphenol C15 Overnight Detox Oil

If you don’t have time for a full beauty regime to de-stress and pamper your skin, then this overnight oil will regenerate your tired skin while you snooze.With rose hip, neroli, lavender and carrot oils, the oil will leave you with a smoother complexion and your skin will look and feel recharged and refreshed.

 

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Image Credit: Space NK

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