At Any Age:
5 Must-Have Beauty Products For Your 50s
Embrace It You’re blessed with effortlessly glowing, supple skin so preservation is the name of the game. Sun protection is more important now than at any other time of your life so use a good sunscreen, preferably with zinc. Don’t rely on the SPF in your cosmeticsthose are chemical sunscreens that don’t offer enough photostability.
What the Experts Say Freida Pinto’s skincare expert, Sunday Riley, says it’s critical to wash your face before bed, especially if you struggle with acne. “Leaving makeup, sweat and pollution on the skin overnight leads to breakouts and dirty skin build-up,” explains Riley. “It’s common to want to dry acne out, but excessive drying leads to inflammation and ultimately more breakouts. Try a lightweight lactic acid moisturizer to rid the skin of excess debris and regulate oil production,” she says. We like Riley's Good Genes treatment ($105; sundayriley.com).
At the Louis Vuitton Art Basel Beach Barbecue event, Michelle Williams (in head-to-toe Louis Vuitton) was the epitome of chic, effortlessly styling her stripe tiered skirt with a slouchy blue sweater, the brand’s signature checkered clutch and mustard yellow sandals.