Winter Skincare Essentials
Winter Skin Care Essentials
As we approach the height of winter, you may notice dry, itchy skin and a lack of radiance - these are common winter skin concerns but with a few essentials you can change this
The constant mix of cold weather and toasty central heating can wreak havoc on your skin this time of year.
Making a few simple tweaks to your routine can help to lock in hydration, reduce inflammation and redness and keep your skin protected.
LOCK IN MOISTURE
When you have your morning shower (or bath) make sure the temperature isn’t too hot as this can dry out your skin and contribute to the yo-yo temperature changing we just mentioned.
Make sure you apply your moisturiser whilst your skin is damp, this helps to lock in the moisture and If you’re plagued by various dryness during the cold winter months, then the concept of “locking in moisture” is especially essential for preventing cracking, scaliness, and irritation.
Did you know that our Flawless Eye Wakeup serum can be used to deeply hydrate the full face, not just the delicate eye area?
Well, now you do. It’s one of our top skin care tips that once uncovered, you’ll wonder why you didn’t start sooner! Powered by Hyaluronic Acid, it acts a natural skin hydrator with rapid results.
Go try it, thank us later ;-)
GO FOR RICH TEXTURES
If you prefer a light texture or serum during summer days, to minimise excess shine and ensure your makeup doesn’t slide off prematurely, it’s a different story for winter. Go for richer textures and take your time with the application.
Marine Miracle is our super rich, luxurious wonder cream that can be used day and night for an intense, revitalised effect.
USE MARINE INGREDIENTS
Our iconic Marine Miracle Creme will not only keep you moisturised but did you know the marine ingredients we add to our signature formulas also have many other benefits?
Marine algae is fantastic for hydrating, revitalising and toning the skin and can also help to reduce or fully eliminate problems with acne, cellulite, and even wrinkles. Algae also improves skin's elasticity too, which helps explain one of the anti ageing qualities ;-)
Sea Kelp's major benefits for skin come in its anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. Anti-inflammatory properties help reduce redness and irritation from the environment, dryness, and existing skin conditions prone to flares or breakouts (ex: eczema, psoriasis, acne). Kelp is also a moisturiser; which adds to the Marine Miracle Creme's rich moisturising effect.
Sea salt is an exfoliant with a healing and detoxifying effect on the skin. It absorbs dirt, impurities and toxins to deeply cleanse. Sea salt is extracted from seawater to provide an ingredient high in minerals, such as; magnesium, calcium and potassium. Another added benefit, especially in winter, is It also helps improve the texture of skin and its hydration.
DON’T FORGET YOUR SPF
Yes. Even in winter! Just because it’s cold doesn’t mean the sun isn’t still shining.
Whenever the sun shines you should be protecting your skin by applying an SPF as your final step in any morning skincare routine.
Our Flawless PhotoGlow SPF 30+ is you go to daily protection to help minimise the photo-ageing process the sun causes, whilst giving a radiant glow that wwe so desperately crave in winter!