Lucky us – according to the weather reports we are about to enter a winter period of sub-zero temperatures, that although may not be quite as bad as America, they are harsh enough to make us recoil into our bed at the sheer thought of de-icing the car (and fingers). Unless you are channelling the snow queen, you will need to ensure you are protecting your skin against the all-encompassing arctic elements. Check out these awesome skin-saving products:
1.Aesop Elemental Facial Barrier Cream, £39, Aesop.com
Frosty days call for superior protection, which of course means lathering on a good barrier cream. Aesop’s Barrier Cream works a treat to keep your complexion both hydrated and protected.
2.Jouve Nourishing Night Cream, £84, ariixproducts.com
Applying a great night cream is essential during the winter months. Jouve’s Nourishing Night Cream contains extensively researched and clinically proven ingredients that work to replenish the skin with outstanding active ingredients and plant stem cells, thus firming, nourishing and rejuvenating tired and winter-effected skin.
3.The Hero Project Glow Drops, £24, heroproject.co.uk
Face oils are an essential item to any winter skincare routine and the Hero Project Glow Drops tick all the boxes in ensuring your skin is thoroughly nourished and protected. Combining 10 natural essential oils together with the protective properties of vitamin C, this incredible facial oil works pure magic for any complexion.
4.Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream Skin protectant, £28, elizabetharden.co.uk
Should the bleak conditions manage to chap your lips or impede skin with dryness, Elizabeth Arden’s Eight Hour Cream will reverse the damage. This moisturising and protective cream is the perfect winter product to keep close at hand.
5.Liz Earle Skin Repair Moisturiser (Normal/Combination), £19.50, lizearle.com
This balancing and lightweight formula is packed with vital natural ingredients such as fatty acids and vitamin E, thus offering optimal hydration, repair and protection and will leave your complexion looking and feeling amazing! Buy here