Antonio Burrell is the renowned British facialist with a skincare range as fantastic as she is. The pioneer who put her products into violet glass, to stop the sun’s rays interfering with her high performing holistic ingredients, is renowned for her face lifting facials.
With the imminent launch of her latest serum which has been four years in the making, I met up with Antonia to uncover the products she can’t live without and how we can all get her incredible skin.
Facialist and Founder of Antonia Burrell Skincare
Where do you buy your beauty bits?
I make my own.
What product are you loving at the moment?
My Mask Supreme 7-in-1 (£57)
Which spa or salon do you have on speed dial?
There is one in Germany that I love but I’ve forgotten the name, there’s also a great
Hammam in Paris just off St. German.
What product can’t you live without?
My Natural Glow cleansing oil (£29.50)
What beauty product(s) are a must buy when you travel abroad?
I love to stock up on gorgeous Bath salts.
Therapie, Himalayan Detox Salts, £37, CultBeauty
Do you change your regime for the seasons?
Yes! Right now I’m doing lots of feeding and hydrating, For winter, I’m all about masks and food for the skin.
For Spring , I focus on brightening and exfoliating and for the summer months,
hydration is key, so lots of masks and sun protection.
What would you say is signature to your look?
I like an elegant look but I always go heavy on mascara
Who (if anyone) influences your style?
I have quite an eclectic mix of influences, but I’m a big fan of French fashion, very chic and minimalist.
I also love hats. I just got this blush pink trilby from Maison Michel which I love
(Virginie Felt Fedora, £440, Browns)
What do you think defines the London look?
It’s so eclectic that I don’t think anything defines the London look; it’s so individual.
I have noticed that in East London at the moment, it’s very trendy and quite street; whereas my look is a little more classic
What last made you blush?
A compliment from some chefs in San Miguel, Madrid.
To shop the Antonia Burrell skincare range,
or to book an appointment, visit: antoniaburrell.com