Getting to know the basics in skin creams
Are you savvy with the right cream buys this summer? We all know the drill—beat wrinkles, cover the blemishes and yes, exfoliate religiously. But the right product could be the rub. We break it down to the basic ABCDs of skin creams as we get three dermatologists to decode these concoctions to get you gorgeous and flawless for the demanding summer season.
Text: Sumitra Nair
EE for oily skin
Extra exfoliation is the latest beauty alphabet to hit the shelves. “Usually enriched with a power ingredient, like a vitamin or an antioxidant, these creams contain ingredients like oatmeal, bamboo stem powder, marine algae extract, sea weed and jojoba beads,” Goel says. “Mixed with a cleanser, it is meant for extra exfoliation,” Amlani adds. Available at Toni & Guy, Royapettah. At Rs. 3,590. Details: 28464551