Oct 08, 2013 4:35PM

Beauty Top 5: Baby Got Glow

Our favourite skin fixes from Ry.com

If you're not experienced in the art of online shopping for beauty products, you're missing out. It's exactly like shopping for beauty products IRL, except that you don't have to engage in small talk with the counter staff and it's often cheaper. Since summer is basically here, we've been trawling the net to find some of our favourite summer-ready, skin-centric products — and here's 5 of them. Enjoy.

Alpha-H Gentle Daily Exfoliant
The first step to glowing skin is to exfoliate like cray. During summer, it's good to exfoliate dry skin err'day. Getting rid of the dry crapola will reveal your fresh-looking skin underneath and make sure it's prepped and ready to absorb moisture evenly.

St Tropez – Instant Glow Body
This is a cheeky instant tanning product that gives you that elusive sun-kissed glow. Like a post-tropical island holiday, but without tan lines. It also completely washes off so you wont be stuck with awks, orange-stained knees and elbows. 

BECCA Shimmering Skin Perfector in Opal
Dewy-fresh skin is all about sheer coverage. The light diffusing particles in this bad boy blend out any slight imperfections and give your skin some Rooney Mara radiance. Becca’s Shimmering Skin perfector is perfect mixed in with moisturiser or blended over a foundation to give your bone structure a boost.

Clarins Illuminating Cheek Colour in #1 Lovely Rose
Smiling, rosy cheeks are an instant boost of happiness — for your face! A gentle dusting of Clarins Illuminating cheek colour on your temples, cheekbones and nose gives a sweet, shimmering glow.

Dermalogica Age Smart Multivitamin Power Firm
Fighting the good fight — Dermalogica’s Age Smart Multivitamin Power Firm helps soften fine visible lines around your eyes with a bunch of Vitamin A, C & E,  and seaweed extract. It also shields the delicate skin around your eyes with a thin layer of organic silicone. 

Shop everything on Ry.com.

Collage/Words: Nella van Veenendaal