My original plan had been to publish this story in January as part of a New Year, New You theme, but I am so excited about these products, and with the cold weather already here I decided to bring it forward.

Lancome will save your skin this winter with these two magic products: Advanced Genifique and Renergie Lift Multi Action

Living in the desert I don’t own gloves anymore. My hands were freezing!

The products in this post were gifted to me by Lancôme. All opinions are expressly my own.    This post contains affiliate links.

If you follow me on social media (Instagram @Corinnatravels, Facebook Corinna Cooke, Author) then you probably already know that the week before Thanksgiving I was in New York working my real job (makeup artist). I love to travel anywhere, anytime for work or for pleasure. Travel is hard on your skin though, especially when you go from the very temperate weather in Phoenix at that time, when you didn’t need long sleeves let alone a jacket, to the freezing cold of New York. Phoenix had been around 70 degrees Fahrenheit/20 degrees Celsius and New York was in the low 30’s Fahrenheit/ 0-ish Celsius.

We actually got snow while I was there, which was pretty fantastic for someone who lives in the desert. It had been years since I actually saw snow falling, and here I was in NYC, shooting on the 31st floor with floor to ceiling windows, watching the snow fall over midtown. It was magical!

 

Planning a good skin care game for the cold months can be tricky anyway – winter is the toughest season for your skin. Add in a near 40 degree change in temperature and you have the recipe for sensitive, irritated, dehydrated skin. Which was not the look I was going for.

How to protect your skin this winter. two products from Lancome that are game changers for winter skin: Advanced genifique and Renergie Lift Multi Action

Back in Phoenix it still feels cold out at night, but it is about 40 degrees warmer than it was in New York!

Luckily for me Lancôme sent me a care package. A big Beauty Box filled to the brim with all manner of fabulous things. I already wrote about the perfume they sent me (that I have been wearing every day since, and that I will forever associate with glamour and snow in New York!). You can read about it here: Life Is Beautiful With Lancôme.

Today I want to tell you about the skin care they sent me. It isn’t cold weather specific, but it is a cold weather skin lifesaver, as well as a fountain of youth.

How To Save Your Skin This Winter With Lancôme

Advanced Génifique Youth Activating Concentrate and Renergie Lift Multi Action Day Cream.

How to save your skin this winter: use Lancome Advanced Genifique and Renergie Lift Multi Action Day Cream

I have always been a skincare fanatic. Luckily for me when I was young my mother drilled into me the importance of taking care of my skin, using incredible skin care products, and using anti-aging products before the aging actually starts. Consequently I have great skin, but it is an ongoing process.

Advanced Génifique Youth Activating Serum

This is one of the greatest serums ever made. And that’s not just my opinion – since 2009 it has sold more than 15 million bottles. After using it for a week it was  easy to see why. It’s now been almost a month and I am in love.

Lancome Advanced Genifique Youth Activating Concentrate

If you have heard me speak about skincare before you will already know that I don’t care about statistics and figures, what percentage improvement people see when using a product, what percentage of which ingredient is in there, etc. What I care about is seeing a discernible improvement to my skin, quickly.

Advanced Génifique has fantastic research results, which you can check out here if you would like to see the facts and figures, but let me tell you what I found with this product, and why I am telling you about it now instead of waiting until next year. This product was designed to give your skin a youthful radiance in just 7 days, and it does. It works.

est selling serums: Lancome Advanced Genifique Youth Activating Concentrate

Just one dropper every morning and night and in 7 days you will have radiant skin.

 

Advanced Génifique not only makes your skin look clear and radiant, it also boosts hydration. I am sure it is wonderful in the summer, but right now it is winter, skin is dehydrated and battling the elements and this serum has my complexion glowing. I am so impressed with it! Add flying back and forth to New York to the mix, the change of climates and time zones, the lack of sleep that comes with constant travel (and shows up on your face), normally I would be breaking out all kinds of products, trying to repair my skin. Instead I am just applying this serum morning and night and my skin looks lovely.

I can see why it is so popular all over the world, and why women keep buying it year after year. It is magic in a bottle.

Renergie Lift Multi-Action Day Cream

This is another Lancôme product that is really quite remarkable and gives you very fast results. Which is probably why it is an international best seller.

One of Lancome's most beautiful skin care products: Advanced Genifique serum and Renergie Lift Multi Action Cream

The claim is that it gives you firmer, lifted skin in just one week. And it does.

So here is what I am loving about this powerful day cream. It is deliciously hydrating. Remember dry, dehydrated skin looks old, so keeping the right level of hydration is really important. This one has a silky whipped cream texture, but instead of sitting on top of the skin it melts away into the skin, not only moisturizing but also leaving your skin looking soft and supple while firming it. When you use it keep an eye on your jawline and your cheekbones, you will see them lift and look firm. The hydration lasts beautifully all day, which means that your makeup looks beautiful all day.

Best selling skin care product, Lancome Renergie Lift Multi Action Day Cream

Renergie Lift Multi-Action Day cream has some SPF in it too, and you can never get too much sun protection, even in the winter!

It is suitable for all skin types.

I know plenty of you don’t want to wait until next year to start looking more youthful, and many of you need to start adding some power products to your daily regimen now rather than later, especially those of you in cold places. That’s why I am publishing this post now instead of waiting for the new year. They make a wonderful Christmas gift either for yourself or for someone else.

And of course, there is no better accessory for a fabulous New Year’s Eve dress than a gorgeous, glowing complexion…

Order online or read more about Lancôme’s Advanced Genifique Youth Activating Serum here and Renergie Lift Multi Action products here

Lancome Luxury Products (Loreal USA)

La Vie Est Belle

Lancome fragrance La Vie Est Belle

 

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What does your perfume say about you?

la vie est belle, an iconic perfume from Lancome

Does it speak to your hopes and your dreams? To your joys and your passions? Does your perfume tell the story of you?

Lancome's icoic fragrance la vie est Belle

 

When you apply your perfume do you close your eyes for just a moment and take an extra breath, luxuriating in its loveliness?

Lancome perfume La Vie Est Belle. Life is beautiful with lancome

Your perfume should make you feel fabulous and free to be everything you want to be. Life is beautiful.

Lancome's iconic fragrances, La Vie Est Belle

La Vie Est Belle by Lancôme celebrates a natural and simple beauty. It’s not complicated. It lets you express your individuality, your femininity your personal style.

Lancome iconic fragrance la vie est Belle

With this fragrance Lancôme wants you to feel free to choose your own vision of happiness, live your life the way you want to, and fill it up with beauty.

Lancome iconic fragrance La vie est belle

The elegance of iris and the power of patchouli feel modern with a twist of orange blossom and jasmine. This is a fragrance to fall in love with. A beautiful gift to give or receive.

 

You’ve got a whole new year ahead of you, life is beautiful – shine like a diamond.

 La Vie Est Belle by Lancome. 

Lancome Luxury Products (Loreal USA)

Photography by Kristina Beth Wood

La Vie Est Belle gifted by Lancôme Paris

 

Say hello to the biggest skin care product of the season!

Summer Fridays’ Jet Lag Mask became a Sephora Best Seller in its first week. The brainchild of mega beauty influencers Marianna Hewitt and Lauren Gores Ireland, Jet Lag Mask is not only the traveling girl’s best friend, but is also the perfect remedy for any tired, stressed or just in need of love skin!

Summer Fridays Jet Lag Mask

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I love masks and couldn’t wait to get my hands on this one. Whether you are flying somewhere fabulous this summer, or just staying home this is summer’s biggest product and you need it! Sephora can’t keep it on the shelves and both Sephora and Summer Fridays have told me to get on the email list to get notified when it is in stock. I have one tube now, but am on the list to get more.

Find Summer Fridays online at Sephora.com

Summer Fridays Jet Lag Mask

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10 Things To Love About Summer Fridays’ Jet Lag Mask.

Summer Fridays Jet Lag Mask

 

  1. It has a velvety texture. Jet Lag Mask isn’t slimey or gooey.
  2. It disappears into your skin. The mask goes on white but then disappears into your skin, so you can wear it on a plane or any other public place.
  3. It smooths your complexion. Chestnut extract exfoliates to smooth out rough or uneven patches, Vitamin C and niacinamide brighten the complexion and ceramides hydrate your skin making it gorgeously glowy and selfie-sensational.
  4. You can use it as a primer! Helloooo?? Seriously this multi use product actually doubles up as a beautiful primer. Just apply a thin coat and give it a moment to sink in before applying your makeup.
  5. No Animal Testing. Jet Lag Mask is both vegan and cruelty free – no animals were tested on to make this product.
  6. Jet Lag Mask is paraben free, sulphate free, fragrance free and contains no synthetic dyes. Now wonder your skin loves it!
  7. This is a no rinse mask. It takes 10 minutes, then you simply blot it with a tissue.
  8. You can leave in on overnight. If your skin want some extra special loving, just leave Jet Lag Mask on overnight, and you will wake up with plumped up, radiant skin.
  9. At just under 3 oz you can take this mask on the plane with you – something this traveler is thrilled about!
  10. It keeps selling out! The best way to get your hands on a tube is to go to Summer Fridays’ website or to Sephora.com. You may need to get on a wait list, but it’s worth it!

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Summer Fridays Jet Lag Mask

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