Five Mins With: Elle Macpherson For Invisible Zinc

Leading up to summer– how do you hydrate, protect and nourish your skin?

I drink 3 litres of water a day, and nourish my skin with moisturiser at night. I also exfoliate my skin all over twice a week using a dry body brush to encourage skin renewal and stimulate circulation. Most importantly I protect myself with Invisible Zinc ESP on my face and chest, and use Tinted Daywear SPF 30+ on ‘off duty’ days to give me a beautiful golden glow. I also love Invisible Zinc’s new SPF50+ as it contains next generation technology and doesn’t leave a white caste.

Why is incorporating sun care into your daily routine so important- especially for Australian women?

Prevention is always better than cure – for both premature ageing but also more serious skin cancer, especially here in Australia with our harsh sun. Anti-ageing skincare is a huge industry now, but it is UVA rays that are responsible for up to 80% of skin ageing so protecting your skin with sunscreen can help to prevent premature skin ageing. This is something that I wish I had learnt about a lot earlier than I had.

What are your tips for tanning safely?

I don’t think you can tan safely but being Australian we are an outdoors nation where the bronzed beach look is so iconic, faking it is the only way to have a safe tan. The Invisible Zinc Jet Set Tan is great because it really gives you even coverage and the most natural, bronzed colour without the orange look that many tanners give. It also doesn’t have the strong overwhelming smell of other tans- more of a faint caramel scent

But even when you’ve got your tan on- it’s still important to cover-up and wear sunscreen.

What is your daily skincare and make-up routine?

I am very particular about always removing my make-up and I love to use really nourishing moisturisers after cleansing. I am a big fan of Lucas Paw Paw Ointment another tried and true Aussie must-have along with Invisible Zinc!

I drink 3 litres of water a day, and nourish my skin with moisturiser at night. Most importantly I protect myself with sunscreen – Invisible Zinc ESP Moisturiser SPF30+ on my face and chest, and I use Tinted Daywear SPF30+ on ‘off duty’ days to give me a beautiful golden glow.

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11 Comments

  • Reply Whatthe Tuesday 17th June, 2014 at 8:52 am

    She’s a classic! Love her and all her things that she does!

  • Viggy
    Reply Viggy Friday 13th June, 2014 at 6:22 pm

    So over her

  • Reply candicelee22 Thursday 3rd April, 2014 at 2:08 pm

    She is amazing!

  • Reply romvar Wednesday 19th March, 2014 at 2:45 pm

    Elle is so beautiful.

  • DearMonet
    Reply DearMonet Monday 10th February, 2014 at 4:02 pm

    Love Elle!!!…..x

  • Reply yslyenom Tuesday 21st January, 2014 at 11:47 pm

    She still looks good!

  • Reply BellaB Tuesday 14th January, 2014 at 9:06 pm

    She looks great – but is photoshop involved? I bet she’d still look good without it.

  • sommy7
    Reply sommy7 Tuesday 14th January, 2014 at 8:19 pm

    Wow! Elle looks FAB

  • Reply vikki18 Tuesday 14th January, 2014 at 5:03 pm

    hot

  • Reply dj23249 Tuesday 14th January, 2014 at 5:21 am

    She looks amazing, absolutely stunning

  • judi1
    Reply judi1 Tuesday 14th January, 2014 at 12:01 am

    Love her bikini & she still looks fabulous!

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