5 Winter Skin Savers

winter beauty essentials - Laura Mappas - SA Style Magazine

Are you looking for ways to rescue your skin from this wild winter weather? Hydrating balms, nourishing face oils and rich winter moisturisers will all do the trick, but with so many to choose from how do you know what product is right for you? Move over chaffed, flaking skin, we have tracked down five winter beauty must-haves that will take your skin from weathered to winning…

Aesop Mandarin Face Hydrating Crème


Lightweight and instantly refreshing, this oil-infused facial crème will give you a moisture boost without the shine. A sweet-smelling mix of mandarin, rosehip seed and carrot root extract is the icing on the cake.

Shop / Aesop Burnside Village, Rundle Street and David Jones (Adelaide Central Plaza)

Kiehl’s Butterstick Lip Treatment


If you’re after long-lasting hydration for lack-lustre lips, this is your go-to. Smoothing and nourishing, it contains a blend of coconut oil and lemon butter (good enough to eat) to leave your lips hydrated for up to 12 hours.

Shop / Kiehl’s Burnside Village, David Jones (Adelaide Central Plaza)

Clarins Beauty Flash Balm


Tired, stressed skin needs a bit of loving – and this beauty ed favourite is a must-have for all winter kits. Olive leaf extract and witch hazel helps to tighten, while super soothing bisabolol and algae extract softens and brightens. Made for winter skin.

Shop / Mecca (Burnside Village), Myer (Myer Centre Adelaide)

Lanolin Hand Cream


Transform tired hands and nails with this Aussie fave. With over 50 beauty awards to its name this tiny tube is packed full of lanolin – a natural derivative that closely resembles and mimics your own skin lipids. One for the handbag.

Shop / Priceline Pharmacy, Norwood Place and Myer Centre Adelaide

Jurlique Skin Balancing Face Oil


Packed with a nourishing mix of safflower oil, rosehip oil, avocado oil, macadamia seed oil and soothing shea butter, this surprisingly lightweight treatment oil offers immediate hydration for tired winter skin.

Shop / Jurlique (Westfield Marion)