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PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 19 January, 2010, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 19 January, 2010, 12:00am

L'Occitane's Shea Butter Fabulous Serum (first right, HK$360/30ml) uses naturally derived hyaluronic acid for plumping, a complex of grains and nuts to stimulate cell renewal, and shea butter to help restore the skin's barrier function for better protection. From all L'Occitane stores, including IFC Mall, Central, and Pacific Place, Admiralty.

Euoko's P21 Marine Vitamin Mist (second right, HK$660/100ml) is encapsulated with vitamins for extra hydration and deep sea marine derivatives to revive the skin's surface before applying moisturiser. The mix of berries, blue algae and hyaluronic acid leaves skin soft and supple with a fresh light scent said to be reminiscent of rainforest leaves. From Joyce Beauty.

Clarins' Multi-Active Skin Renewal Serum (HK$500/30ml) is designed to stimulate cell renewal, increase collagen synthesis and slow its breakdown, to restore skin firmness and at the same time, help skin naturally exfoliate itself to look more refreshed. It's part of an updated version of its new Multi-Active range for women in their 30s. From all Clarins counters.

Decleor's Nourishing Lip Balm (third right, HK$180/10ml stick) melts into lips. Essential oils of petitgrain and cinnamon, nourishing hazelnut, rice and macadamia plant oils, barley grain and resinoids of vanilla keep lips hydrated and soft. It does not contain preservatives or mineral oils. From the Decleor Paris Institut, 8/F, Plaza 2000, 2-4 Russell Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong.

Sundari's Nighttime Nourishing Oil (fourth right, HK$1,380/50ml) is a 100 per cent pure essential oil made with neroli to improve elasticity, rosemary verbone oil to increase circulation and brighten skin, chamomile as a natural anti-inflammatory, and lavender and eucalyptus to purify. Sundari was co-founded by supermodel Christy Turlington and focuses on pure ingredients and natural essences. From Indulgence, 33 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central.

Sulwhasoo's new Concentrated Ginseng Cream (below right, HK$1,600/60ml) is a blend of ginseng berry, ginseng water and ginseng roots to revitalise cell activities and regenerate the skin. The active ingredients are stabilised and miniaturised in the form of concentrated capsules, which expand when on the skin. Available from Harvey Nichols, The Landmark, Central, and Seibu, Kowloon Hotel, TST.