The Highlight by LOOKFANTASTIC: Jul/Aug 2022

COVER INTERVIEW So, what’s at the top of Katie’s skincare arsenal? “It would feel alien to not cleanse or tone and I can’t go without moisturiser,” she reveals. “I also have to respect my eyes; I’ve lost my eyesight in my left eye, so I could never not use eye cream.” message.” Alongside positive affirmations, the 38 year old’s number one act of self-care is looking after her skin. “I’m religious when it comes to my routine. I really enjoy it. It’s about touch and stimulation, connecting with yourself and accepting yourself,” she says. For Katie, finding a routine that worked for her was more than skin deep. “No one knows your face better than you, which is the difficulty I had because I had this face and then it changed, so I had to get to know another face and start from the beginning – at 24 that was a weird relationship,” she explains. “I’ve got there now but I think you only get there by engaging and it’s an actual act of self-care.” . . . I H A D T H I S FA C E A N D T H E N I T C H A N G E D , S O I H A D T O G E T T O K N OW A N O T H E R FA C E A N D S TA R T F R OM T H E B E G I N N I N G – AT 2 4 T H AT WA S A WE I R D R E L AT I O N S H I P