Ever wondered how Demi Lovato gets that gorgeous glow? We asked her aesthetician, Renée Rouleau, for her tips on how to achieve a Hollywood-approved complexion.
Upgrade Your Moisturizer:
Now that the air is colder, drier or less humid, you need to tweak your routine to compensate, says Rouleau. Switching to thicker, heavier cream is key -- it’s not enough to simply increase the amount of moisturizer you’re applying.
Try: Chanel La Nuit de Chanel, $85, www.chanel.com
Target Sun Spots:
Treating pigmentation is a top concern, as melanin production is stimulated not only by summer’s strong UV rays, but also by the heat. Rouleau advises clients to try an at-home peel that contains salicylic acid. It brightens skin and lightens marks by exfoliating and breaking down pigmented cells.
Try: Renée Rouleau Triple Berry Smoothing Peel, $86, www.reneeroulea.com
Wake Up Circulation:
Generally, Latina skin has yellow undertones, causing a sallow appearance. For a rosy glow, increase blood flow by using products with ingredients like peppermint, spearmint or rosemary. And at night, she recommends using your knuckles to massage moisturizer into skin, boosting circulation.
Try: Skinceuticals Equalizer Toner, $34, www.skinceuticals.com
Have A Routine:
Follow the Three Golden Rules:
Kick Up The Results:
Once you have a healthy regimen down and you’re ready invest more time and money, add in a serum before you moisturize. These can target everything from pigmentation to dullness to loss of tone.