L'Occitane Amande Velvet Youthful Body Serum - 100ml - $52 - with an exclusive blend of thee active ingredients derived from the almond tree: smoothing proteins, stimulating buds and regenerating native cells to act on five signs of aging on the body: dryness, skin slackening, lack of tone, fine lines and skin irregularities - along with Vitamin C to help even out the skin and reveal its youthfulness. With regular use skin will seem smoothed with a refined texture and fine lines will look reduced; skin will feel plumper, tighter and firmer; and skin will look more even and sun spots will appear reduced.
Available at L'Occitane boutiques across Canada.
Nip + Fab Viper Venom Body Serum - 200ml - $14.99 - with an age-defying syn-ake peptide - that helps relax expression lines while providing a mild botox-like effect; vitamin E - a powerful antioxidant that protects the cell and extra cellular matrix against free radical damage; skin tightener - tightens and smoothes skin while moisturizing and firming; and dry-flo TS starch - gives a light silky feeling to the skin to help diminish the appearance of wrinkles and tighten skin and absorbs oil - for skin that looks visible smoother and lifted in appearance with a silky soft finish.
Available exclusively at Shoppers Drug Mart.
Vaseline Intensive Care Repairing Serum Deep Repair - 200ml - $10.99 - deeply moisturizes to heal rough and dry skin with a highly concentrated formula that offers dry skin with 10X
the repairing power with three effective ingredients:
PPAR Activators - which begin working by penetrating the surface skin to
replenish lipids and moisturizes to support and accelerate skin’s
natural renewal cycle; Vaseline Jelly - form a protective layer on the surface of skin to help prevent moisture
loss: and Elastomers - deliver the luxurious silky, smooth
product feel. Together these three ingredients moisturize to provide an
effective dry skin healing regimen perfect for everyday skin care with a rich, classic scent combining fragrant notes of amber, jasmine and sandalwood.
Available at drug and mass retailers across Canada.
Lisamarie - the happiest day of my life was the day Sephora opened it's first store in Canada (thankfully in Toronto), second happiest day was before this when Sephora finally started shipping to Canada, third I guess would be my wedding day (but don't tell my husband where he ranks please!)
*** Christelle - I enjoy shoe shopping and drinking martinis...preferably at the same time!