Glass skin: one of the many beauty trends to emerge from the ongoing K-beauty hype (that's Korean beauty, in case you were wondering). It basically sums up that skin aesthetic so many of us strive for: baby-soft, dewy and crystal clear.
Plenty of products claim to deliver the glass skin of dreams, from hydrating face mists, to glow-giving face serums and blemish-blurring foundations, but what if you're cash strapped, time strapped, and quite frankly, in need of a quick fix endorsed by someone who paints the faces of some of the most famous women on the planet?
Hannah Martin is the go-to makeup artist for the royals - rumoured to have done Princess Eugenie's wedding makeup, as well as held tutorials for Kate Middleton in the lead up to her big day (she chose to do her own makeup for the occasion).
Hannah recently partnered with Samsung KX (the experience space in London's Coal Drops Yard) to share her top Spring/Summer beauty trends, and as well as revealing the product she uses to fake laminated brows (Anastasia Beverly Hills Brow Freeze, £24), and the most flattering way to wear pastels on the eyes (think, washed-out watercolour), she dropped an absolute gem of a product recommendation for achieving instant glass skin with zero effort.
After applying a hydrating tinted moisturiser, gel bronzer and liquid blusher, Hannah goes on to dab a small amount of no-frills multi-tasker Dr. Paw Paw Original Balm, £6.95 along the highest point of her cheek bones.
Advertised as a multipurpose soothing balm, it contains fermented PawPaw (the fruit of the Carica Papaya plant), which boasts natural healing qualities for chapped lips, sunburn and any other skin irritation. "Add a little bit of Dr. Paw Paw, or any other kind of balm, just to the tops of the cheeks to achieve that glow," Hannah tells watchers.
So, has Hannah used this cheap-as-chips balm on a royal's face before? We're still waiting on a comment from the palace...
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