From smoothing leg concealers to cooling sprays and glow exfoliators, here are a few leg prep products when you’re ready to bare them.
Shimmering Oil by Acqua di Parma: Summer calls for a little shimmer, which is why this sparkling oil is scented with AdP’s classic Rosa Nobile fragrance. It’s made with jojoba oil, pomegranate seed oil, and shea butter for conditioning, along with multi-reflective sparkles.
Solar energy illuminator sugar body per mio: A thick vegan exfoliant, it will leave the skin soft and smooth thanks to the powdered sugar crystals. It will also give a subtle golden and sunny glow. For best results, apply to damp or wet skin and massage in circles.
Refining Glow Leg Spray by Margaret Dabbs: Made in the UK, this lightweight spray oil nourishes and hydrates the skin, leaving pins shiny.
Caudalie Contouring Concentrate: 100% vegetable dry oil by French skin care experts Caudalie, it promises to shape and firm the skin by smoothing out bumps and bumps. Apply to the ankles by lifting the legs in a circular motion.
Model body by Charlotte Tilbury: This is a body highlighter that will capture the sun beautifully to show off all your best features. Charlotte uses this product on her A-list clients as part of their glamorous red carpet routine. Just roll it down the center of the legs (and arms and down the neckline) for a radiant glow.
Crabtree & Evelyn Soothing + Renew Multi-Purpose Balm: For very dry and annoying patches of skin (eg knees), prep them with this deeply hydrating balm. It contains vegetable butters, coconut oil and apple extract to combat dehydrated skin.
Instant Perfector by Alleven: Concealer, foundation and convenient all-in-one treatment, this lightweight liquid smooths out all imperfections. It can be applied on the face and the body, gives a long lasting hold, as well as a luminous and natural finish. It is also available in seven shades.
On-the-Glow by Pixi Beauty: It’s a versatile hard moisturizer that’s handy if you’re on the go. In addition to the legs, it can be used on the face, lips and the rest of the body. The folks at Pixi designed it so that it can be easily kept in your purse.
Kiehl’s Creme de Corps Body Lotion: A bestseller for Kiehl’s, this body lotion is appreciated for giving a dewy finish. It’s formulated with cocoa butter (to soften the skin) and beta-carotene (for anti-aging, and often used to prolong a tan), and is suitable for all skin types, including sensitive.
Zelens Body Defense SPF 30 Sunscreen: When the skin is bare, it is important to protect it from UVA and UVB rays with sunscreen. This one from Zelens penetrates quickly into the skin, it is water resistant (up to 40 minutes) and non-greasy. It contains vitamin E, grape seed oil and sesame seed oil to nourish the skin.
Toning body moisturizer targeted by Elemis: On application, it turns from a thick cream into an oil that easily penetrates the skin. It contains stimulating nigari salt and smoothing jania rubens, which are said to help reduce the appearance of dimpling.
Sanctuary Spa Rose Gold Radiance Precious Glow Body Oil: A Dry body oil from Sanctuary Spa, this luxury body oil is infused with diamond dust and rose quartz extract. It’s super light and non-sticky, just apply it to the legs for an instant natural glow.
Refreshing spray for legs and veins by Susanne Kaufmann: Known for its holistic line of products, this lightweight spray from Kaufmann cools tired legs and feet. It is made from organic ingredients, such as horse chestnut extract, which is believed to improve circulation.