Beauty

Speedy school run make-up essentials

Boots Beauty Advisor Aisha Kandji (right) puts together a handy quick-fix kit for mum-of-two Francesca Corradini, 36, from London. Here’s the school gate-friendly make-up you can nail in minutes
Ready to glow
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Ready to glow

‘Francesca favours subtle coverage that always boosts radiance. Yves Saint Laurent Touche Éclat All-In-One Glow Foundation in B40*(30ml) is great for a ”no make-up make-up” look.’

Laid-back lips
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Laid-back lips

Benefit Lollitint Candy-Orchid Tinted Lip & Cheek Stain* (12.5ml) doesn’t require the upkeep of a lipstick, is smudge-proof and complements Francesca’s skin tone. Plus, it’s a lovely shade for autumn.’

Smooth moves
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Smooth moves

John Frieda Frizz Ease Secret Agent Touch-up Crème (100ml) will camouflage frizzy ends and give Francesca’s hair a glossy finish. It also contains a UV filter to protect locks.’

Hair hero
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Hair hero

‘When Francesca doesn’t have time to straighten her locks, pulling them back into a low, sleek style with the Boots Tortoiseshell Non Slip Jaw Clip will be just as neat.’

Wake-up call
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Wake-up call

‘Designed to disguise dark under-eye circles and puffiness, No7 Instant Radiance Concealer in 30 Boots Exclusive, is easy to blend in and will help fake eight hours sleep.’

Wide-eyed
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Wide-eyed

‘Francesa likes to appear polished, so should reach for Clinique High Impact Mascara in Black* on busy mornings. It thickens lashes while also separating them, for instant glam.’

*Available in selected stores only.