Dressing table: The best lotions for summer skin

1. Welcome Matte SPF15

Summer heat can leave skin oily and clogged; this matte moisturiser, infused with salicylic acid, helps prevent spots and is compact enough for hand luggage.

£15.35, Dermalogica, 0800 917 7147

2. Hydration Intense Anti-Age

Formulated to restore that youthful glow, Sisley's moisturiser also has a hint of lavender.

£119, Sisley, harrods.com

3. Hydra-Zen Neuro-calm

Hydra-Zen has a subtle, refreshing scent and once applied, is instantly absorbed, providing continuous moisture throughout the day.

£35.50, Lancôme, lancome.co.uk

4. Facial Lift Emulsion

Using an ingredient derived from the Japanese rice wine sake, this fragrance-free emulsion is light and leaves skin supple and smooth.

£80, SK-II, harrods.com

5. White Lucency SPF15

Radiant summer skin is the order of the day with this lightweight emulsion; it fights blemishes and discolouration while the SPF provides protection.

£40, Shiseido, shiseido.co.uk

6. Balanced Diet

Perfect for combination skin, this lotion removes excess oil from your 'T-zone' while adding moisture to dry areas.

£21, Origins, origins.co.uk