The summer holidays can be full of days out and fun times playing in the garden with your kids, and maybe even a week or 2 away. But, the 6-week break can also be hard work for parents - from the early starts to the constant running around keeping little ones entertained or cared for.
Add to that the planning it takes to get them ready for the return to school and you’ll end the summer in need of a holiday.
Now your offspring have finally gone back to school, it’s time to start thinking about yourself again. And what better way to reward yourself than with a good pampering session?
Put on a good face
Start your rejuvenation routine with your face. If you’ve spent the summer days out in the sun or in chlorine-filled pools, your skin could start to become dry and weathered.
Begin with a refreshing and moisturising wash. NEUTROGENA VISIBLY CLEAR® Pink Grapefruit Cream Wash is a great place to start. It’ll gently cleanse your face, getting rid of the built-up dirt, oil and other impurities. It also feels and smells great with waves of pink grapefruit to uplift the senses.
After you’ve washed, give your face a thorough moisturising. Stick with the NEUTROGENA VISIBLY CLEAR® Pink Grapefruit range and try their oil-free moisturiser. Not only does it provide 24hr hydration, it also helps to prevent spots and blemishes.
Next up is a nap. Getting enough sleep is a vital part of a skincare routine and those early wake up calls from the little ones won’t have helped.
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Once your face is feeling fresher, move on to the rest of the body. And what better way to do this than by having a bath? Not a splashing around with toys bath, but a lavish, relaxing, rejuvenating soak.
Light the candles, add essential oils and don’t forget the AVEENO® Body Wash. Containing naturally active oat essence, it’s a gentle cleanser that will leave your skin soft, smooth and moisturised.
Once you’ve managed to drag yourself out of your relaxing bath, keep that nourished feeling with NEUTROGENA NORWEGIAN FORMULA® Nourishing body lotion with Nordic Berry. It works with your skin's natural processes and enhances skin hydration by 50%**.
How many times have you washed your hands over the summer after digging in mud, scrubbing dirty floors or getting them covered in paint and glitter? They’ll no doubt be in need of some serious TLC.
NEUTROGENA NORWEGIAN FORMULA® Visibly Renew Elasti-Boost Hand Cream will restore the skin’s natural suppleness and prevent the appearance of brown spots. The delicately-scented cream also gives a soft after-feel.
Days running after wayward kids and kicking balls around the garden may have led to blisters and cracked heels.
Put your feet up and treat yourself to a foot spa session. Soak them in some warm water filled with salts and a few drops of essential oils while you, well, do nothing.
Once the skin is nice and soft again, apply COMPEED® Cracked Heel Overnight Cream. Containing a unique blend of urea and lactic acid, the cream will give your hard-working feet an intensive moisturising, improving the appearance of cracked heels while you sleep.
For future family days out make sure you remember to pack COMPEED®Blister plasters.
Now you’re feeling human again, you’ll be prepared for anything the world (or the kids) can throw at you.
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*proven to lift and prevent tough stains
**water content of the skin, in vivo measurements on 18 subjects, 7 hours after application.
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