BUST cellulite, boost your circulation and tone your physique using these hard-working beauty products that put your body through its paces.Â
We all need a helping hand to look our best, and by adding these pieces into your cabinet, your skin will be glowing, smooth and supple.
When massaging your ‘problem areas’ such as the hips, bum, thighs, bingo wings and behind the knees, don’t be afraid to be firm with yourself and use deliberate circular motions up towards the heart to stimulate circulation.
Exfoliation scrub away dead cells and energises the skin, helping to redefine your silhouette.
Here’s our guide to the best beauty products that are specially formulated to firm and tone.
Celluli Laser D. Code from body experts Biotherm is a light gel that intensely hydrates the skin to leave its surface contours looking visibly smoother. It containsÂ extract of Sacred Lotus,Â Phytosveltylâ¢, Yerba Mate, Green Coffee, Caffeine and Gingko Bilob. Slather it on in the morning and before bed over your bum, thighs and tummy.Â Buy it here.
Use Biotherm’s Celluli-Laser Intensive Night in the evening to target cellulite overnight. It fights the transformation of sugars into fats, combats the fat storage process, wages war against water retention and stimulates cellular renewal. It was specifically created to work in sync with the body’s biological clock. Nutrition and Cosmetology specialist, Dr Lebar, said: âWhen food is consumed in the evening, as much as five times more of it will be stored than if that same food were eaten in the morningâ. Buy it here.
Firm Corrector by Biotherm promises toned and firmer skin within ten days. It usesÂ L.ochroleuca extract, a firming active from the sea that boosts skin firmness. Buy it here.
Palmerâs Cocoa Butter Formula Firming Butter moisturises andÂ tightens skin using pure cocoa butter. Massage all over the body twice daily, concentrating on particular problem areas such as, bums, thighs, legs, stomach and bust. It smells good enough to eat.Â Buy it here.
The Cellutox Herbal Bath Synergy from Elemis containsÂ algae, sea buckthorn and sea fennel extracts combined with pure essential oils of juniper and lemon.Â Empty one sachet into the bath and whilst soaking, concentrate on abdominal breathing for 15-20 minutes. For best results use twice a week. Buy it here.
After jumping out of the tub, massage Elemis Cellutox Active Body Oil into the skin while still warm. This helps to combat the build-up of toxins caused by poor diet, stress and lack of exercise and leaves skin silky smooth.Â Buy it here.
Tone, tighten and firm the skin with Spa Find Inchwrap Firming Gel. It smells fantastic and sinks into the skin with ease. Follow this by tackling cellulite with Spa Find Inchwrap Super Cellulite Cream. Massage into problem areas using circular movements upwards, towards the heart.Â Buy it here.
Korres Guava Body Butter is aÂ smoothing and moisturising body cream, ideal for dry elbows, heels and knees. Guava is packed full of Vitamin C, which stimulates collagen synthesis and shea butter and quince extract have softening, moisturising and restructuring properties. Sunflower, almond and avocado oils nourish the skin, thus restoring its elasticity and smoothness. We love. Buy it here.
Exfoliate your skin using Korres’ Watermelon Body Scrub.Â The combination of ground bamboo with jojoba beeds effectively removes dead cells and improves microcirculation. The multimineral combination of sodium, magnesium, zinc and manganese works to restore the skin cellsâ energy and hydrate. Buy it here.
The active ingredients in No7 Smooth and Improve and its unique applicator combat Â cellulite leaving you with smooth and supple skin. Buy it here.
Use Palmerâs Bust Firming Massage Cream to tone up your breasts. ItÂ contains collagen and elastin to increase elasticity and firmness.Â It’s particularly useful after pregnancy and weight loss. Apply in upward strokes all over the bust area. Buy it here.
Scrub skin with Spa Find Heavenly Hydration Salt Brushing to eradicate dead skin cells and boost circulation. We have tried it here at Pillow Magazine and got salt EVERYWHERE so don’t make the same mistake as us and just use a small handful. We love it because you know you are really working the skin.Â Buy it here.
The Body Sculpting Firming System from Elemis uses powerful ingredients such as Bitter Orange Petal to combat cellulite. It gives a slimmer, smoother body contour in four weeks. It’s designed to target problem areas such as hips, buttocks, thighs, backs of arms and inside of knees.Â Body Sculpting Lipo-Refining Serum followed by theÂ Body Sculpting Firming Cream.Â Buy it here.
Beauty isn’t just skin deep and you can also slim-line your body by drinking Melvita’s Flat Stomach Herbal Tea. It’s a natural blend of five plants which work together to boost the elimination of fats and excess water to help flatten the stomach. With the herbs of rosemary and liquorice, this organic tea is healthy… and pretty damn tasty. Buy it here.