Winter Skin Care: The Routines You Need to Know
Posted on April 04 2018
Every girls goal = Clear, hydrated and radiant skin. Are we right?
Winter is almost here, and it is very important to keep your skin hydrated and refreshed to keep that summer glow all year round. The cold and dry weather can really dehydrate the face, leaving it to crack and peel. Now I’m sure no one wants to experience that. This is just a simple skin care regime you can follow, featuring some of our great products to get you prepared for the winter.
Moisturise, Moisturise, Moisturise!
Moisturiser is the number one tip anyone will give you to keep your skin feeling refreshed for the winter. Regular moisturising is essential to protect the outer barrier of the skin, shielding it from the dry and cold. The colder months tend to strip the skin from all its essential oils. This is why fuelling our skin with moisturiser will have keep us equip this winter. The Farsali - Volcanic Elixir oil is one that all beauty influencers are raving about. We have to agree with them because this product is amazing. It has essential oils extracted from nut kernels and added benefits from volcanic ash which provides a positive effect to the surrounding soil. This product is great for broken and sun damaged skin. What better way to rejuvenate your face with a few drops of this magic oil, transforming the way it looks and feels. The oil based product makes it a great winter fix as it retains and preserves the moisture within our skin all day.
Spray away …
Moisturising in the morning sometimes just isn’t enough in the cold winter months. Stay hydrated all day by popping the Gerard hydrating facial mist in your bag. If your skin is feeling a little neglected, the Gerard facial mist is the perfect product to place you back in the game. The super dewy moisturising spray will soothe your dry crackly winter skin within seconds. Versatility is definitely one way to describe this product. You can use it before foundation, after foundation and even before you sleep. Your face will drink up this formula which is why it is the perfect winter essential. It even has amazing ingredients like coconut oil and Shea Butter. Can you imagine what is smells like?
Sit back, relax and hydrate
If you are looking for a quick fix to help prep your skin this winter, then this MISSHA - Real solutions sheet mask (intense moisturising) could be the one. Masks are a great way to put moisture back into the skin after you have cleansed and exfoliated. Leave this on for 20 minutes to see the product work its magic. The skin gel sheet has amazing ingredients, including hyaluronic acid which hydrates the skin as well as cauliflower and jicama soothing the skin. Strange vegetables to be placing on your face, but as long as it works right?
Cleanse & refresh
Cleansing is a step some people like to miss. But in reality you shouldn’t! This is a very important part of your routine to keep the skin clean and balanced. A good cleanser removes dead skin cells, any extra oil, makeup or impurities from the skin. It will help prep the skin for whatever is thrown at it. The Hylamide - Highlight efficient face cleanser is a great option if you are looking at refreshing the skin this winter. This product brings together the oils and water cleansers together making it a one step solution to wash away all impurities. To add to that, it is derived from plants. Enough said!
Since the secret to flawless makeup is flawless skin, and flawless skin is the secret to beauty, we can’t stress the importance of a regular routine enough.
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