Luxury winter skincare products to keep your skin hydrated this season
Luxury winter skincare products to keep your skin hydrated this season
Misty mornings herald the arrival of the winter season. It is now time to protect your skin from cold clutches of dryness. But don’t fret, for Ivory Station has a list of luxury winter skincare products that you can use this season to indulge your skin in the hydration it requires.
1. The Body Shop – Kindness and Pear Scrub
This Christmas, The Body Shop is stocking up the Kindness and Pears range and its Sugar Body Scrub is the perfect festive treat to pamper your skin with. This scrub is enriched with pear extract from Italy and hints of luscious strawberry and warm tonka bean, giving it an exciting fruity scent that will mesmerise your senses. Its exfoliating sugar crystals will scrub your skin gently and leave it feeling soft, smooth, and fresh. The Holiday-special edition scrub can be used by both men and women and is 100 percent vegan and dermatologically certified safe.
Price: Rs.1,895 (250 ml)
2. Forest Essentials – After Bath Oil Indian Rose Absolute
This water-soluble oil is a blend of naturally distilled essential, cold-pressed oils from organic herbs infused with light, natural scent of Indian Rose, a quintessentially alluring fragrance. Pour it in your bath or apply it on your skin after a shower for a smooth, fragrant, and hydrated skin suffused with a glow. This blend contains revitalising apricot oil that prevents aging and improves skin elasticity, sunflower oil that provinces vitamins and helps retain moisture and sweet almond oil that provides deep nourishment and glow. The Forest Essential After Bath Oil range is free from chemicals, parabens, and petrochemicals and is packed in eco-friendly packaging.
Price: Rs.2,250 (200 ml)
3. Juicy Chemistry – Saffron, Marula, and Ylang Ylang Face Wash
This face wash contains highly moisturising ingredients such as softening avocado oil, soothing lavender infusion, revitalising and skin-lightening marula, and clarifying pomegranate seed oil. Saffron provides radiant, clear, and even-toned skin while Ylang-Ylang Oil helps to treat acne, blemishes, and also stimulates the growth of new cells. This unisex face wash will help your skin retain a youthful glow and moisturizes dry skin instead of drying it out like ordinary face washes.
Price: Rs.700 (100 ml)
4. Kama – Shea Lotus Body Butter
Kama’s intensely moisturising Shea Lotus Body Butter has a base of Cold Pressed Coconut and Organic Sweet Almond Oil which hydrates the skin by penetrating deep into its layers and inducing lasting softness by restoring the body’s natural hydration levels. Infused with Kokum, mango, and shea butter, the product is rich in antioxidants that help your skin look youthful and reduce wrinkles or signs of aging. Coconut also prevents acne breakouts and blemishes while lotus brings a deep sense of relaxation. This body butter is indigenously made and is a 94.85 percent natural, thick, and long-lasting luxury winter skincare product.
Price: Rs.1,645 (200 gms)
5. Bare Anatomy – Personalized Three-Step Skincare Regime
Bare Anatomy offers a 3-step skincare regime personalised according to your skin type for complete, daily skincare. Consisting of a Face Wash, Day Moisturizer, and Night Cream- all made fresh and customized according to your skin- this regime helps remove dead skin cells, dirt, and pimple-causing bacteria. Its healing properties retain your skin’s moisture levels and the face wash contains revolutionary Neuro-Cosmetic technology which results in a cooling effect with every use. All three skincare products are unisex, 100 percent vegan, and phthalates and parabens-free. All you have to do is take a skin type quiz at their site and they will create a unique, customized formulation especially for you.
Price: Rs.1,795 (For 50 ml face wash + 30 ml day moisturizer + 45 gms night cream)
6. Kimirica – Love Story Body Lotion
A romantic blend of night-blooming jasmine, fresh gardenia, blood orange, eucalyptus, and lily, Kimirica’s Love Story body lotion is lightweight and non-sticky, keeping your skin moisturized and nourished this winter. Its deep absorption formula quickly penetrates into the skin, leaving it soft and fragrant. The body lotion is made from naturally derived ingredients and is suitable for all skin types. The formulation is 100 percent vegan, cruelty-free, and SLS & paraben-free.
Price: Rs. 1,099 (270 ml)
7. Aminu – Cream Cleanser
Aminu’s facial cream cleanser contains omegas 6 & 9 and vitamin E infused in rich, creamy foam that cleanses your face gently and replenishes your skin’s moisture barriers. A lightweight formula with anti-inflammatory and antioxidant-rich botanical extracts, nourishing plant oils, barrier repairing sugar complex, the cream cleanser prevents dryness and flaky skin and cleans makeup and impurities, leaving it feeling refreshed and glowing. It is perfect for sensitive and mature skin as well. The facial cleanser is vegan and cruelty-free and does not contain harsh chemicals. It can be used by both men and women.
Price: Rs. 1750 (100 ml)
8. The Face Shop – Rice and Ceramide Moisturizing Toner
This cleansing toner tightens enlarged pores and suffuses your skin with hydrating components while getting rid of any impurities. Its unique formulation contains rice extract that brightens the skin and corrects its texture and smoothes out the skin tone by reducing the visibility of any dark spots or freckles. It also contains vegetable ceramide that helps to clarify and moisturize the skin. Its pH matches that of the skin and it adds a layer of protection and nourishment. This product is cruelty-free, has natural ingredients, and is packed in recyclable packaging.
Price: Rs. 729 (150 ml)
9. Bath and Body Works – Teakwood Ultra Shea Body Cream
Serving as one of the best all-day and all-night hydrating creams for men, the Teakwood Ultra Shea Body Cream softens dry, itchy skin during the harsh winter season. Its intense moisturizing formula is created using aloe, shea, and cocoa butter that provides 24 hours of hydration for your skin, pampering your senses with its luxurious and sophisticated fragrance containing notes of mahogany, black teakwood & lavender.
Price: Rs.1,299 (229 gms)
10. Clinique – Moisture Surge Pop Triple Lip Balm
Clinique’s Moisture Surge Pop Triple Lip Balm is a multi-tasking balm that nourishes your lips and keeps it soft and hydrated for about 72 hours. The balm contains a moisturizing complex of shea butter, vitamin E, and humectants that helps condition your lips and instantly reduce the appearance of lip lines. Embossed with a flower design, the balm has several sheer tints to choose from according to your preference and it adds a shine to your lips while being 100 percent fragrance-free.
Price: Rs.1950 (3.8 gms)
11. L’Occitane – Shea Butter Foot Cream
For tired, dry, and cracked feet, L’Occitane Shea butter Foot cream comes in as a blessing. Containing nourishing shea butter that absorbs quickly and deeply into your skin, antiseptic A.O.C. lavender essential oil, and anti-inflammatory arnica extract to reduce redness and irritation, this foot cream can be massaged on your feet every day for best results.
Price: Rs. 2,300 (150 ml)
12. Dior- Cica Recover Balm Balm With Chamomile For Face & Body
This creamy, non-sticky balm reinvigorates and covers the most sensitive areas of your skin with natural revitalization while offering a deeply soothing and refreshing sensation. Its botanical Cica complex is a fusion of chamomile wax and Centella Asiatica. This balm is formulated keeping the pH of the skin in mind and its 90 percent ingredients are from natural origins. It is enriched with hyaluronic acid and shea butter to moisturize and nurture the skin intensely, making it feel refreshed and relaxed while revitalizing it in 72 hours. This luxury winter skincare product can be used by all genders.
Price: Rs. 4000 (75 ml)
13. Givenchy- Hydra Sparkling Moisturizing & Embellishing Foam Mask
This quick, energizing foam mask performs its job in just five minutes, gently hydrating your skin with its buffing hydrating ingredients. The foam feels cool and soft, and it makes the skin more luminous with a natural dewy glow. It is made of Sparkling Water Complex, which is fortified with sugars and amino acid derivatives to help improve the skin’s ability to capture and retain water and also contains tiny granules to hold and distribute water. The foam mask will make your skin feel fresh and bouncy and can be used by all genders.
Price: Rs. 5275 (75 ml)
14. Tvachamrit- Rose Body Butter
This versatile rose body butter can be used as a moisturizer, a lip balm, and a hair conditioner, all thanks to Tvachamrit’s policy of only natural and safe ingredients. This rich body butter is thick and dense on application and leaves your hard or dry skin feeling effectively restored and well-moisturized in just two to three applications. Not only that, but it also helps reduce the formation of stretch marks and heals and wounds faster. Tvachamrit Rose Body Butter is freshly handcrafted, 100 percent vegan, and non-toxic, packed in eco-friendly packaging. This luxury winter skincare product can be used by all genders.
Price: Rs. 450 (45 gms)
15. Aminu – Hand and neck cream
Aminu’s hand and neck cream help to reduce the visible signs of aging in the hand and neck areas. It fights against the exposure of pollution and dark spots with the help of moisturizing active botanicals, hyaluronic acid, and blue-green algae that functions as a natural retinoid in order to soothe the skin. The cream lightly scents the skin with an airy floral note rich in rose, grounding frankincense, and pine and restores its elasticity.
Price: Rs.2,150 (50 gms)
We hope this list of luxury winter skincare products will help you find the ones that can work magic on your skin this season!
By Manasa Suresh