Incorporating superfoods into your salads and smoothies for added benefit is just good practice – but did you know that you should be doing the same for your skincare routine? Providing a beautifying boost by delivering high levels of nutrients, minerals, vitamins, and antioxidants deep into the skin, they can do everything from slowing down the aging process to protecting against pollution damage. From a must-have moisturizer to a face oil bursting with more superfoods than your morning green juice, discover Savoir Flair’s top five skin-perfecting products, below.
Harnessing the power of stem-cell technology, this clever cleanser boasts a potent superfood complex of antioxidants to transform your skin from the inside out. It contains marula oil, which is packed with fatty acids to soften and condition, while the antibacterial properties of coconut oil are great for busting blemishes. There are also stem-cell extracts of Alp Rose to protect and perfect. Serving double duty, this creamy formula can also be used as a mask to deeply nourish and hydrate the skin.
Rodial ‘Stemcell Super-Food Cleanser’
AED195 / SAR199
Chia seeds contain more omega-3 fatty acids than any other plant and can be used in just about anything. Miranda Kerr relies on these little seeds for keeping her diet (and her figure) on the straight and narrow, adding them to smoothies and homemade muffins. Not only is chia-seed oil loaded with omega-3 oils, but it also contains high levels of antioxidants – 30 percent more than blueberries! Get a radiant glow with the intensively nourishing and protective powers of Perricone MD’s ‘Chia Serum’, which hydrates and protects.
Perricone MD ‘Chia Serum’
AED320 / SAR327
The Face Oil
Bursting with superfoods (nine to be exact), the new ‘Superfood Facial Oil’ from Elemis packs a serious skin-perfecting punch. Combining the health benefits of broccoli, poppy seed, cucumber, macadamia, rice bran, daikon radish, rosehip seed, flax seed, and meadowfoam-seed oil, it quite literally feeds your skin with goodness. Gorgeously silky with a beautiful, subtle scent, this facial oil works to deliver antioxidants and minerals deep into the skin to nourish, detox, and improve texture. Use alone or under your moisturizer for a beautifying boost.
Elemis ‘Superfood Facial Oil’
AED326 / SAR332
With its delicious, lightly whipped formula, this luxurious cream brings the benefits of both probiotics and superfoods straight to your skin. Fusing probiotic-peptide technology with plant, flower, and superfood extracts, it restores a radiant glow to even the most dehydrated of skins – all whilst preventing aging. Using BioOrganic baobab, a superfood powder used to boost the fit-set’s smoothies, this moisturizer is rich in omega fatty acids to revitalize skin and boost cell regeneration.
Aurelia Probiotic Skincare ‘Cell Revitalise Day Moisturizer’
The Eye Cream
Thought kale was just for your superfood salad? Think again, because it can work wonders on your skin, too. This all-natural eye cream contains vitamin-rich kale extract, maqui berry, and pomegranate enzymes to help diminish dark circles and reduce puffiness while minimizing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles around the delicate eye area. What’s even better is that it’s 100 percent vegan, organic, and cruelty-free.
Nourish ‘Kale Biomimetic Anti-Aging Eye Cream’
AED134 / SAR137