Looks like it’s that time of year again when temps drop so low, your skincan’t even. Who wants to deal with flaking, chapping, peeling and cracking? Worst of all, these things definitely put a damper on our attempt at achieving perfect makeup application. But, don’t you worry, we’ve got a game plan set in place to keep your skin soft and smooth all winter. Here’s what you need to do!
1. Upgrade Your Moisturizer Formula
Lightweight lotion is a great option for the greasy nature of summer skin, but come winter, you’ve got to bump it up a notch. Opt for a rich moisturizer that’s loaded with hydrating and healing properties like botanical extracts, lipid rich oils, shea butter, hyaluronic acid and antioxidants (like vitamin E). And because winter is the time to reverse damage caused by all of those beach days, integrating a vitamin A-infused formula can address a variety of issues from sunspots and acne to fine lines and wrinkles.
The key to maintaining summer skin in the winter is regular exfoliation — for both your face and body. Not only will it slough away dead skin cells, but it will also help your moisturizers absorb quicker and more effectively. Polishing skin with a gentle exfoliating