SOS Products for Dry Winter Skin

Aside from the total discomfort that is being cold, the worst part of winter is without a doubt having dry skin. It can be painful, tight and itchy. These are the products that have been keeping my skin soft, even during the Canadian winter.

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Graydon Hand + Foot Relief ($20)

My hands are constantly dry and cracked in the winter. This cream is rich enough for long-lasting hydration, but doesn’t make my hands feel oily. It includes a Germs Away Aromablend that helps to kill bacteria without being rough on the skin like traditional hand sanitizer. A tiny bit goes a long way, and it leaves behind an incredible, fresh scent.

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Herbivore Coco Rose Body Polish ($38)

This all-natural scrub is the perfect solution to dry legs that need some polishing. I love how gentle this product is. I apply the scrub before I get into the shower and then wait about five minutes before I rinse it off. Instead of just removing dead skin, this polish also hydrates because it is made with coconut oil. To make it even better, the scent is heavenly.

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Pai Calming Body Cream ($40)

I have really sensitive skin and find that lotion with strong fragrance burns my skin and makes it itchy. This natural cream is the perfect solution for me. I always apply this product after the shower. It absorbs easily and leaves my skin feeling soft. I like that this cream is nourishing but doesn’t feel slimy or overly thick on my legs.

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Marc Jacobs Coconut Face Primer ($55)

This primer is infused with five different types of coconut for ultimate hydration. The nourishing formula soothes dry skin and creates a fresh base to put your makeup overtop of. I don’t like to use thick moisturizer because it makes my skin breakout. This is the perfect moisture booster for my complexion. It makes my skin glow, even in the winter.

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Bite Beauty Agave Lip Mask ($30)

Every night before I go to bed, I apply this lip mask to make sure that my lips don’t crack and bleed (gross). Made with agave and jojoba oil, this thick treatment is the definition of heavy-duty healing. I absolutely love that when I wake up in the morning, I can still feel moisture on my lips from the night before. Bite Beauty products are actually food-grade, which means that the ingredients are safe enough to eat.

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