With summer fast approaching, now’s the time to get your legs ready for donning floaty frocks, cut-off shorts and chic skirts. While a professional pedicure and body scrub are both great pre-holiday treats, it’s easier (and more cost effective) to perfect your pins at home. We pick the best products for creating summer-ready legs…
Matte Body Perfection Gel Tan, £41 | Per-fekt
Fancy an alternative to traditional self-tanners? This perfecting gel covers up redness, stretch marks and bruises whilst deeply moisturising your skin... So you won’t have any fear getting your pins out this summer.
Braun SE5380 Legs and Body Epilator, £67.50 | Braun
No time to book in for a leg wax? Braun Silk-Epil epilator is guaranteed to pluck even the shortest hairs from your limbs so you’ll has silky smooth skin in no time.
Divine Perfect Legs, £26 | Caudalie
Abandon the overwhelming self-tan smell and unsightly streaks and opt instead for this nourishing moisturiser that gives legs an instant subtle glow.
Perfect Legs Skin Miracle, £37 | This Works
Enhanced with vitamin C, this perfecting serum repairs, protects and gives your legs natural sun-kissed colour that will rival that of the A-list.
Circulagel Refreshing Toning Gel, £25.50 | Decléor
Give your tired legs a much needed lift by applying this refreshing toning gel – guaranteed to perk them up after months of languishing under jeans and trousers.
Simply Marvelous Legs Shave Cream , £15 | Kiehl's
Legs having a reaction to the shock of shaving? Snap up this Shaving Cream from Kiehl’s, which allows you to get a smooth shave whilst protecting your legs with its skin-healing ingredients.
Air-Lite Daily Lift For Legs, £60 | Legology
A cult favourite, this toning cream helps to reduce puffiness and cellulite, making you feel confident enough to don those shorts.
Liposlim Gel, £45.95 | FreezeFrame
Help reduce cellulite in just ten minutes with this unique tri-ball massager that will leave limbs looking lump and bump free (well, almost).
Cleansing, Toning And Exfoliating Brush, £129 | Magnitone
Cleansing, toning and exfoliating your body is a daily routine that, quite honestly, becomes a bit of a drag. This simple little tool does all three at once, helping to make pins look slimmer, firmer and smoother. Follow with a tanning moisturiser and wait for the compliments to roll in…
Daily Bronze Moisturising Emulsion, £32 | Shiseido
Silky smooth legs are something that all women desire. This gradual tanner slowly builds to give you that ‘back from holiday’ tan (even if you’re not actually going on holiday *sob*).
Ingrow Go Lotion, £12.20 | Skin Doctors
Ingrown hairs and shaving bumps are a painful inconvenience of shaving or waxing your legs. This lotion cleans and exfoliates, helping to reduce the number of their pesky appearances.
Polishing Body Brush, £15 | Aromatherapy Associates
This convenient little brush has been scientifically proven to stimulate circulation, boost cell renewal and remove toxins from legs. The result? You’ll be perfectly exfoliated and prepped for applying your self-tan.
Skin Tight Body Lotion, £18 | Pretty Peaushun
Cited as ‘Photoshop in a pouch’ this green tea and avocado oil-filled body lotion will help firm, tighten and lift your skin, while its light-reflecting particles will subtly reduce the appearance of stretch marks, veins and bruising.
No Hair Exfoliating Water And Tumeric Cream Set, £157 | Santa Maria Novella
This clever duo of products works together to abolish excess hair on pins and smooth them at the same time with their wealth of anti-inflammatory ingredients.
Vein Away Plus, £16.12 | Skin Doctors
Burst capillaries and visible spider veins will be banished with Vein Away, which claims to reduce their appearance by 25% in just four weeks.
Shimmering Body Oil, £68 | Tom Ford
This lightweight body oil from Tom Ford gives legs a sun-kissed shimmer and comes complete with a heavenly floral fragrance. We want.