If you want to indulge your body in a little extra TLC this winter, you’ve come to the right place.
As the season changes, so does our body. Adapting to the colder climate, our skin transforms from feeling hydrated and radiant to looking more dull, dry and all-round weathered.
So, to help you begin your newest self-pampering journey, we’ve tracked down 10 of the best beauty products for you to trial this winter. From monthly subscription boxes to help out at that time of the month, through to hydrating face masks, body scrubs and pillow sprays, let us help you reinvent your skin and revamp it to combat the winter season.
It’s time to take over that time of the month! Australian owned, Crimson Collective is a customisable sanitary subscription box that is equipped with a selection of TOM Organic tampons, sanitary pads, liners and more. Simply choose from one of Crimson’s three boxes – The Staples, The Crimson and The Luxe – select your flow, frequency and delivery date, and leave the rest to the Crimson Collective team. Delivered straight to your door, inside your Crimson Collective package you’ll find a range of other goodies including vegan chocolate, essential oil rollers and a changing selection of products from locally-sourced ethical and sustainable brands. Better yet, a percentage of profits are used to donate sanitary items to The Period Project, so you can do good whilst feeling good.
Summer Skin All In One Oil
For the mums to be or those who just need a bit more TLC, Summer Skin’s signature All In One Oil is definitely what you need. Using a blend of Vitamin E, jojoba, pomegranate and coconut oil, this 100% natural product helps maintain hydrated and glowing skin year-round. Thanks to the blend of powerful ingredients, the All In One Oil prioritises intense hydrating, anti-ageing and decreasing inflammations for your skin. Aiming to mimic our skin’s natural oils, Summer Skin’s revolutionary concoction allows each treatment to seep deep into the skin allowing a rich, all-round body mask without making you feel greasy.
Mere Resilience 8 Bio-Illuminating Oil
If your skin needs a bit of a boost this season, then Mere’s Resilience 8 Bio-Illuminating Oil will have the solution! Compatible for all skin types, thanks to this glow-boosting, and lightweight oil that’s made from a powerful blend of 100% vegan and naturally sourced oils and forms of Vitamin C, each use will create an absorbable dewy effect. This small but mighty product is boosted with prickly pear (an antioxidant-rich oil) for hydration and bio-active CoQ10 to accelerate the skin’s ability to repair. All you need to do is simply add two to three drops day and night on the face and neck or added with makeup. Mere’s Resilience 8 Bio-Illuminating Oil is the non-greasy glow boost you never knew you needed.
Andalou Naturals Sunflower & Citrus Brilliant Shine
Renowned for its range of skincare, Andalou Naturals is tackling this season’s hairdo with a range of high-performance natural hair care products. Using a vibrant source of Vitamin E that’s derived from sunflower oil, Andalou Naturals’ Sunflower & Citrus Brilliant Shine range ensures that your hair is receiving the support, nourishment and flexibility that it deserves. Perfect for normal or dull hair; with a shampoo and conditioner, hair spray and styling gel available, the Sunflower & Citrus Brilliant Shine reduces the look of split ends and frizz – exactly what you need this winter!
Sukin Deeply Hydrating Biodegradable Sheet Mask
After two years of extensive formula trials, Australia’s favourite natural skincare brand, Sukin, has just launched a new range to add to its already renowned offer. Meet the Sukin Hydration Range. Comprising of five new products, the Hydrating Biodegradable Sheet Mask is our pick of the lot. Containing an enriching blend of maize, hyaluronic acid and sea algae, the Sheet Mask helps to keep your face plump and hydrated whilst protecting the skin’s barrier by attracting and binding moisture. Plus, apart from being naturally derived, cruelty-free and 100% vegan, Sukin’s new Sheet Mask is pleasantly biodegradable ensuring that aftercare is not just for your face.
Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask
Available in four flavours – Berry, Grapefruit, Apple Lime and Vanilla – Laneige’s Lip Sleeping Mask is the lip-smacking moisturiser you need to kiss on this winter. An overnight treatment, the Sleeping Mask locks in intense hydration thanks to its vitamin-rich, moisture-locking ingredients. Mildly fragrant, the formula not only infuses the lips with a range of extracts, antioxidants and needed acids, but it also removes dead skin cells transforming your lips into a supple and smooth shape for when you wake up – or for Prince Charming.
Fresh Brown Sugar Body Polish
Get ready to scrub away those winter blues thanks to Fresh’s Brown Sugar Body Polish – the sweetest treat your body needs. Perfectly encapsulated in this tub you’ll find a blend of primrose, sweet almond, apricot kernel and jojoba oil mixed with real brown sugar crystals, citrus oils and ginseng root extract. This ultimate treatment will help you attain supremely soft skin. The Fresh Brown Sugar Body Polish also prevents moisture loss whilst gently buffing away dry skin cells, leaving you with a revitalised all-round natural feel – all just after one use.
Bangn Body Firming Lotion
Also known as the ‘Yellow Tube of Goodness’, Bangn Body’s Firming Lotion is a must for your skin year-round. Australian made and owned, Bangn Body is 100% cruelty-free and proudly made using locally and ethically-sourced, natural and organic ingredients beneficial to your skin. This lightweight, creamy and fast-absorbing lotion can be used on the body, face and hands as a primer, protector and spot treatment. A general all-rounder, the Firming Lotion reduces redness, bumps and breakouts; it increases skin circulation and collagen production as well as brightens and hydrates the skin, thanks to its impressive moisture magnet.
Votary Lavender And Chamomile Pillow Spray
You don’t spritz before you sleep? After using Votary’s Pillow Spray, you’ll regret that you didn’t start earlier. Made with an orgasmic variation of lavender and chamomile, each spray will have you drifting off into a deep sleep. Just be prepared for dreams filled with walking through rows of French lavender fields or enjoying a fragrant cup of chamomile tea. Formulated without preservatives, emulsifiers, parabens, artificial fragrances and animal products; simply just spritz a few pumps of this Lavender And Chamomile Pillow Spray on your bed and pillowcase, allow the fragrance to settle and then get into bed and drift away.
Australia’s newest subscription box, ’tis the, has just opened its doors with its latest seasonal offer – the Winter Box. Featuring seven full-sized products including a pleasant combination of mandatory and customisable options – your ’tis the delivery will focus on everything from health and beauty to lifestyle. Valued at over $250.00, your premium products will include the likes of hydrating gel masks, a portable blender, cleansing gels, moisturisers and even reusable coffee cups. ’tis the season to treat yourself every now and then…
Editor’s Note: This article is in partnership with Crimson Collective. All reviews are authentic and are in no way influenced by our partnership. This article does contain affiliate links which allow us to make revenue off some purchases made by our readers.