Move over, there is a new main character, and that’s you! Our Get The Gloss edit brings you £232 worth of skincare, makeup, hair and body care, and pamper essentials to help you get ready in the morning, and set the tone for an extraordinary day ahead.
With the release of the highly anticipated Barbie Movie, directed by the talented Greta Gerwig, and the rise of the Barbiecore aesthetic, with 549.1M views on TikTok (and counting) we might as well lean into the aesthetic and have fun with it.
Barbie is a beacon of beauty standards and an emblem of opulence. She’s affluent and she knows it. Now it’s your turn to indulge in a little bit of fantasy from the moment you open your eyes in the morning. Our guide will show you how to effortlessly embody the main character aesthetic this summer, taking cues from Barbie’s impeccable sense of style and embracing your own unique qualities.
Romanticising your life should start from the moment you open your eyes in the morning. Glamorising everyday activities can feel a little bit over-the-top but trust the process.
Get ready to enter the bathroom, the magical place where the main-character-routine begins! We know wash days can feel never-ending, but trust us, the results are worth it. For a deep clean that leaves your hair feeling fresh and smelling amazing, let’s introduce Faith in Nature Grapefruit & Orange Shampoo to your routine. Packed with the zesty goodness of grapefruit and organic orange essential oils, it gently cleanses and invigorates, giving your greasy hair a new lease on life. Now, if your hair is in need of some serious hydration, LeaLuo Dip In Moisturizing Shampoo and Conditioner is here to save the day. This dynamic duo works wonders, leaving your hair feeling healthier, silkier, and completely frizz-free. Get ready to flaunt those luscious locks and show off your gorgeous mane with confidence.
But let’s not forget about our bodies! Hydration starts in the shower, and we have a superstar product just for that. The Beauty Kin – Hydrating Body Bar is the secret to conquering dry skin with ease. This isn’t your average body bar; it’s a moisture powerhouse that will leave your skin feeling oh-so-smooth. Prepare for the ultimate upgrade in your shower routine.
Now, after you’ve treated your body to some serious hydration, it’s time to indulge in the luxurious goodness of Sanctuary Spa – Signature Natural Oils Melting Pearls Body Butter. This rich and creamy body butter is like a silky dream come true. It melts into your skin, deeply nourishing and moisturising every inch. Get ready to feel like a pampered protagonist with skin that’s soft, supple, and utterly irresistible.
Oh, and speaking of irresistible, how about adding a touch of natural-looking soft bronzy glow to your body? Skinny Tan – 1 Day Instant Tanner is the answer! This hydrating body bronzer gives you a flawless tan without the commitment. Perfect for those moments when you want to feel sun-kissed and confident.
Now, let’s turn our attention to those brilliantly pearly whites that will make hearts swoon. Curaprox – Be You Whitening Watermelon Toothpaste it’s the superstar toothpaste that’s both effective and gentle on your teeth and gums. Say goodbye to dull teeth and hello to a main character smile that lights up the room.
– Sheet Mask Magic: YOUR gorgeous SKIN created by Dr.PAWPAW – Hydrating Sheet Mask is delightful and skin-hugging like a feel-good movie montage for your face. It provides the nourishing and soothing effects of the papaya extract, teamed with 8x hyaluronic acids which absorb into all 5 layers of the skin for instant and long-lasting hydration, resulting in super soft skin.
– Serum Sorcery: Prepare to be spellbound by the magic of Cellcosmet – Activator Gel, which is designed to thoroughly prime and energise the skin. Follow by Elemental Herbology – Cell Nourish Radiance Serum, a potent potion that encourages collagen production, reduces the appearance of redness and pigmentation, fortifies the skin barrier, and leaves your skin with the perfect lit-from-within, I’m falling-in-love kind of glow.
– Eye Love You, Gorgeous: Don’t let tired eyes steal the show! Treat your peepers to a little extra TLC with Perricone MD – Cold Plasma Eye Cream (Deluxe Sample) that’s as refreshing as an ice cream on a summer day. Dab it gently with your ring finger and watch as those tell-tale signs of late-night Netflix binges disappear.- Moisturise, Baby, Moisturise! Give your skin a sip of pure hydration with a moisturiser that’s light and dreamy. The iconic 5-in-1 French Pharmacy hero Embryolisse – Lait-Crème Concentré leaves skin plump, feeling smooth, supple, and to
If you think back to the protagonists of your favourite movies, you’ll probably remember that the makeup looks were all about letting your natural beauty shine through. So, when it comes to makeup, it taps into the minimal no-makeup makeup vibe that’s been trending for the past two years. Here’s how to rock a look that will turn you into the main character:
– Prime Time: Lay the foundation for a flawless face by applying Erborian – Pink Primer & Care. Think of it as your makeup’s BFF – it smooths out your skin, blurs imperfections, moisturises your skin and helps your makeup last longer.
– Glow Getter: Now it’s time to turn up the radiance with a touch of Rodial – Soft Focus Glow Drops. This serum combines skincare actives with a subtle pearlescence to illuminate the complexion and achieve a lit-from-within glow – hello, luminosity!
– Complexion Perfection: Opt for a lightweight foundation or a tinted moisturiser with SPF, such as Hydropeptide – Solar Defense Tinted SPF 30, that adapts to any skin tone, letting your natural beauty shine through. It also moisturises, protects, evens out and brightens your complexion.
– Lash Love: Flutter those lashes, darling! Swipe on a lengthening or volumizing mascara to instantly open up your eyes and give you that doe-eyed effect.
– Statement Lips: Your lips deserve some love too! Pick a lip colour that speaks to your mood – whether it’s a classic red for confidence, a soft nude for a natural look, or maybe a bright pink, in line with the Barbie-mania. Don’t forget to moisturise with lip balm beforehand for a perfectly smooth pout.
Whether you’re rocking a fresh-faced glow or going all out with vibrant colours, let your makeup be an extension of your personality and make you feel like the leading star in your own story.
The supplement routine just got sweeter and more exciting with Dome Vitamins’ Iron Assist Dark Chocolate. By infusing luxury dark chocolate with microencapsulated iron, vitamin C, and other essential vitamins, this supplement offers a delicious and indulgent way to boost your energy levels, enhance your radiance, and nourish your body. Who says supplements have to be boring?
Are you ready to make your nails the stars of your routine? Try Protein Formula for Nails. These formulas are here to transform your nail care routine and help you achieve picture-perfect nails. Get ready to flaunt gorgeous, healthy nails that will steal the spotlight in your main-character-worthy moments.
The main character morning routine is more than just a series of steps. It’s an opportunity to prioritize self-care and self-love, allowing you to start each day feeling confident and ready to conquer the world. Remember, you deserve to be the leading character in your own story, and this routine is the perfect way to kick-start your journey towards a healthier and happier you.