What’s in our beauty bag this month

These are the top products we’ve tested this month. Edited by Melanie Pike.

Dermalogica Precleanse Balm

This water-activated balm removes even the toughest of products from your skin. Simply massage it over your dry face, then emulsify with water and watch the debris disappear.

dermalogica.com.au $65

Physicians Formula Bronze Booster Glow-Boosting BB Bronzer

A multi-tasking bronzer with warm undertones and a fairly matte finish, the creamy powder contours well and the compact has its own brush for on-the-go touch-ups.

physiciansformula.com $29.95

Clean & Pure EVOO lip balm

Made from all-Australian ingredients with a base of extra virgin olive oil, these balms soften and protect your lips from the elements. My favourite is the Manuka Honey.

cpskin.com.au $6.60

USPA Antioxidant Hydrating Gel

A lightweight, oil-free gel moisturiser.With aloe vera to soothe and green tea antioxidants to protect from environmental stress, it’s calming and suitable for all skin types.

uspa.com.au $70

Sand&Sky Brilliant Skin clay mask

Detox your skin and refine your pores with this luxurious mask. Made with pink Australian clay, it glides on like silk to absorb toxins and brighten your complexion, all in only 10 minutes. 

sandandsky.com $69.90

Garbo & Kelly brow powder and guides

Great for a brow novice, the guides make quick work of perfectly shaping your brows. The powder is easy to blend with a natural depth of colour that lasts all day.    

garboandkelly.com powder $38, guides $29