The Best Products For Your Winter Skin Care Routine

Now that summer has ended, it’s time to start digging out your chunky knitted jumpers and switching up your skin care regime to ensure your skin stays truly nourished and hydrated throughout the fall and winter months. If you’re not sure what to add to your winter skin care regime, we’re on hand to provide you with the very best products to keep your skin in optimum condition all season long.

Swap Your Gel Cleanser For A Cream Cleanser or Cleansing Balm

Gel cleansers are great for removing surface oil and bacteria to give the skin an intensely deep clean, however, during the winter gel cleansers are not the best option. Gel cleansers tend to strip the skin of its protective barrier, which can cause your skin to become dry and flaky in the colder winter weather.  You should include a cream cleanser in your winter skin care regime as they work to remove oil and bacteria while nourishing and moisturizing the skin to keep it looking radiant and healthy throughout the colder months.

The Eve Lom Gel Balm Cleanser is the perfect addition to your winter skin care regime. The moisture-rich cream cleanser dissolves makeup and impurities from your skin, to leave it feeling thoroughly cleansed, soft and full of moisture.

Up Your Moisture

Moisturizers are an absolute must-have in your winter skin care regime to keep your skin feeling soft and supple throughout the winter months. The Natura Chronos Aqua Auto-Replenish Gel Hydrator with Fevillea extract, hyaluronic acid and prebiotics, has intelligent moisturizing technology promotes an instant hydration recharge.


Dry skin needs a little helping hand when it comes to shedding dead skin cells, so an exfoliator is a must-have in your winter skin care routine to keep the skin looking radiant and even. The Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant is a unique rice-based enzyme powder that works to slough away debris from the skin’s surface for a brighter, more refreshed complexion.

Add An Oil

Treat your skin to a nourishing facial oil this winter to help lock in moisture and keep the skin feeling soft and supple. The Pai Bioregenerate Rosehip Oil is my personal favorite – I cannot be without it! The luxurious oil is rich in Trans-Retinoic Acid which converts into Vitamin A to boost the skin’s natural healing process, boost elasticity and keep the skin in optimum condition.

Add A Weekly Face Mask

Including a nourishing, moisturizing face mask into your regime will help to keep your skin healthy and moisturized all winter long. The Vichy Quenching Mineral Mask will soothe and restore dry skin in need of a boost. The gel-like texture is fortified with Vichy’s innovative Remineralizing Thermal Water which works to protect the skin’s natural barrier while locking in moisture, while Vitamin B3 nourishes and soothes the skin, revealing a brighter, healthier looking skin tone.

Don’t Neglect The Rest Of Your Body

Your winter skin care regime doesn’t stop at your face, so make sure you’re not neglecting the rest of your body this winter. Invest in a rich body lotion to keep your body soft and hydrated. L’Occitane’s Shea Ultra Rich Body Cream is fortified with 25% Shea Butter which delivers an intense burst of moisture to the skin, while moisturizing extracts of linseed, marshmallow, sweet almond, apricot and honey soften and comfort the skin.

Lips can become dry, chapped and irritated during the colder winter months, so it’s important to replenish the delicate skin on the lips to keep them looking plumped and healty. The SkinCeuticals Antioxidant Lip Repair is enriched with vitamin E and silymarin which form advanced antioxidant therapy for the lips, helping to prevent environmental damage while smoothing and rehydrating the lips.

While looking after your face, body and hair, it’s easy to neglect your hands, but it’s super important to ensure you’re caring for the skin on your hands every day, as they’re one of the first places to show any signs of aging. The Caudalie Hand and Nail Cream boasts a blend of antioxidant-rich grape Polyphenols and Shea Butter which leave the hands and nails feeling truly replenished and nourished.

For the ultimate winter skin care bundle, get your hands on the Skyn Iceland Winter Rehab Kit. The expertly curated bundle is made up of Skyn Iceland’s most nourishing and hydrating products to help to nourish and hydrate the skin during the harsh winter months. The kit contains Skyn Iceland’s Arctic Elixir, Pure Cloud Cream, Icelandic Relief Eye Pen, Glacial Face Wash and Hydro Cooling Firming Eye Gels which work together to keep your skin in tip-top condition throughout the winter.

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Schané Flowers

Schané Flowers

Beauty Editor

A beauty enthusiast by heart and a plant lover, I'm always looking for the latest and greatest in skincare and beauty, especially clean and organic! I think everyone's entitled to high quality skincare at any budget, and I'm always on the lookout for what's new in the industry be it tips, tricks, or products!

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