Get your glow on with our anti-pollution protectors

Beat The Smog With These Weather-Proof Beauty Buys

Smog = sad skin. Yes those nasty free-radicals that hang out in the city air, love to wreak havoc on your skin – think dullness, aging and all round unhappy skin. But worry not, we’ve rounded up the best anti-pollution protectors that’ll keep your complexion looking and feeling fab, whatever the weather!

Cleanser With Clout:

Clarins Extra-Comfort Anti-Pollution Cleansing Cream, £25, is seriously clever. It’s packed with moringa seed extract to detox all those nasty pollutants from the skin and nourishing shea butter to soothe your complexion back to tip-top health. When you get home dampen skin and work a blob into your face, not only will it melt away those toxins from the city air, but it’s banish make-up too. We told you it’s clever!

Magic Mask:

The smog and pollution is enemy No1 for spots, it clogs pores and can lead to break-outs, so if you’re having a bad skin day make sure Dr Sebagh’s Purifying Anti-Pollution Mask, £42, is in your beauty arsenal. It clears out all the junk from skin in under 10 mins, refining pores and leaving them barely noticeable.

Super-Skin Protection:

Chanel’s UV Essentiel, £41, is a souped up skin protector that defends against those harmful UVA and UVB rays and free-radicals (think city smog, pollution, etc).  Slather it on before your foundation to keep your complexion protected and you won’t have to worry about pesky pigmentation (dark spots) cropping up.

Victoria Jowett