Beauty

While your wedding may be a winter wonderland, as the weather drops your skin can lose its luster and make you feel a bit less than wonderful. So, it is crucial to make sure your skin is soft, supple and ash-free by adding the right products to your bath and body arsenal this winter. 

Let's begin with the right shower products to hydrate your skin.  A great affordable and accessible body wash to start off with is the Olay Ultra Moisture with Shea Butter Body Wash, with it's Lock-in-Moisture technology that infuses moisture without leaving a coated feel, or the Aveeno Positively Nourishing Calming Lavender Body Wash, with It's uniquely formulated with natural lavender, chamomile and ylang-ylang for calming and relaxing benefits, from your neighborhood Target. If you prefer bar soap, the Shea Moisture Peace Rose Oil Shea Butter Soap which contains an array of vitamins and antioxidants that are excellent for problem skin.

To get rid of dead skin cells, start or end your shower with the Herbivore Botanicals Coco Rose Coconut Oil Body Polish or Amethyst Exfoliating Body Polish that leaves your skin feeling brand new and prepared for full moisture. A great way to hit two functions, exfoliate and cleanse, with one moisturizing soap purchase the Grapefruit Ginger Loofah Soap from Brown Butter Beauty, but be careful you might just get addicted to the scent and feel of your skin afterward.

Following your shower, apply the Rose Elemi Body Oil from Brown Butter Beauty directly to your moist skin. After drying off, lock in the moisture with a cream, lotion, or body butter. The Sol De Janeiro, Brazilian Bum Bum Cream, is an all-over body cream that absorbs quickly to help visibly tighten the appearance of your skin, with its several sizes you can bring it with you on the go and still enjoy your batch right at home.

With the Soap & Glory's award-winning body butter, The Righteous Butter, you might swear you're wearing velvet. If you are in too deep and in need of immense moisture, Trader Joe's Ultra Hydrating Gel Moisturizer is the moisturizing deluge your pretty, parched skin has been thirsting for. 

Once you've incorporated any of these products into your winter bath and body routine, you will see a clear difference in your skin and how long it will be till you need to apply more moisture. If that time comes, you can never go wrong with a travel size Jergens Ultra Healing Lotion nearby. Comment below for a chance to win a free sample of one of the products mentioned above!