Serums are like potions for your skin – they contain a high concentration of active ingredients that will help target specific skin concerns like fine lines, wrinkles, pigmentation, acne or dehydration.
Being lightweight and fluid means it’s able to penetrate quickly to deliver these active ingredients for the best efficacy. Below are the award-winning serums that work best for your skin concern.
Touted as the holy grail of antiageing serums, the Lancome Advanced Genifique Youth Activating Concentrate Serum, $175 (50 ml), features a supercharged formula of prebiotics and probiotics to speed up skin recovery for a healthier, youngerlooking complexion in seven days.
Say goodbye to fine lines with the Skinceuticals C E Ferulic, $248 (30 ml), which does wonders in banishing wrinkles and plumping up facial contours.
The Kanebo Illuminating Serum, $190 (30 ml), does more than just brightening – it also helps to reduce the look of dark spots and pigmentation so your skin appears illuminated and ever-so-radiant.
A multi-correction serum powered with apple stem cells and triple hyaluronic acid complex, the MDNA Skin The Serum, $240 (30 ml), doesn’t hold back when it comes to firming the skin.
If you’re looking for a multipurpose serum, the Re:erth Multi-Targeted Elixir, $108 (30 ml), helps to improve firmness and refine pores to achieve mochi-like skin.
Lightweight yet super moisturising, the Decorte Moisture Liposome, $157 (40 ml), incorporates liposome technology to penetrate deep into the skin and imbue it with long-lasting hydration.
For nights when your skin needs a quick fix, turn to the Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair Intense Reset Concentrate, $140 (20 ml), for an instant calming relief.
Give your skin a reboot with the Elizabeth Arden Prevage Progressive Renewal Treatment, $362 (4 x 10 ml), which features an intense resurfacing routine that exfoliates and encourages natural renewal, making your skin smoother and brighter after four weeks of use.
The Derma-Rx Blemish Formula and Comedone Formula, $95/$105 (30 ml each), helps to regulate sebum production, and keep whiteheads and blackheads at bay.
Made with naturally derived ingredients, the Bybi Bakuchiol Booster, $23 (15 ml), is a small but potent retinol alternative that boosts collagen production without irritating skin.
Containing a powerful blend of natural oils, the L’Occitane Immortelle Divine Youth Oil, $89 (15 ml), delivers essential nutrients to deeply nourish and repair your skin.
Tatcha’s The Satin Skin Mist, $69 (40 ml), is an oil-free mist that leaves a satiny finish without any added shine.
A perfect pick-meup for your skin, the Huxley Essential Mist; Sense of Balance, $32 (35 ml), creates a protective veil over skin to hold in moisture.
Great for all, even the peel newbies, the Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Extra Strength Daily Peel, $135 (box of 30), is a two-step daily treatment that’s fuss free and safe to use at home. Expect a clear, brightened complexion in no time!