Sense and sensuality
If you’re looking for a moisturiser that’s a sensual pleasure to apply, this version smells beautiful, with bitter orange oil and bergamot. The light everyday texture leaves a smooth base for make-up.
Optimal Skin ProMoisturiser, £45, ESPA
Out on 1 November, this is a limited-edition gold-lidded festive (gulp) version of Burberry’s illuminating base. It’s a pearlescent lotion, used by this brand on their catwalks, to brighten and lighten skin for a radiant glow. Great mixed with foundation for a dewy finish.
Fresh Glow Luminous Fluid Base in Nude Radiance No. 01, £34, Burberry
There have been more than 20 incarnations of the iconic apple-shaped DKNY perfume, and now there’s Be Desired in the orchard. It’s sparkly, with notes of orange, blackcurrant and grapefruit, and a sexy edge via jasmine sambac, cedarwood and Turkish rose.
Be Desired, £37 for 30ml, DKNY