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5 ways to make your skin not awful this winter

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If you listen to all the beauty bloggers and skin professionals out there, there’s one thing they’re all unanimous on – winter is hard on your skin. The cool dehydrates, the sun then frazzles and the iciness zaps of life. But the good news is, the silver lining comes in the form of some clever practise and good products, many from the likes of the Body Shop. In five steps you can take your skin from looking super not chill, to super chill. And here’s how… First base, the face: Hot showers during the cooler climate are certainly soothing for soul, but not necessarily for your skin. Steam and heat from the shower can strip the natural oils from the skin, leaving it dehydrated and open to inflammation and irritations No matter how much you don’t want to do it and feel that you don’t need to do it- we have skin and it needs to be hydrated, especially during the winter months The best and easiest time to moisturise?  A few minutes after your shower, to trap the residual moisture.  Make your moisturiser work more effectively for you, so pat dry….and apply We recommend Hemp Face Protector (RRP $20, 50ml) It’s all in the eyes: Another area that is more than often forgotten but needs more attention as the temperature drops is your eyes The cold and dry winds of Winter can also wither the delicate skin around the eyes. It’s important to keep this area hydrated to avoid chapping and to help keep your peepers looking fresh and healthy Try our Drops… Read More