by Aliya Qazi
1. Hypoallergenic Gentle Cleanser By Perricone MD is free of any fragrances, detergents, mineral oils, parabens, phthalates, sulfates, petroleum, and synthetic dyes to gently cleanse sensitive skin. Olive polyphenols and green tea extract remove all impurities while keeping skin’s natural moisture balance intact.
Perricone MD Hypoallergenic Gentle Cleanser; $39; shop.nordstrom.com
2. Seaberry Moisturizing Face Oil by Fresh is a unique blend of oils rich in omega 3, 6, 7, and 9 that instantly hydrate skin to maintain its elasticity and youthfulness. A rare mix of potent oils from camellia seed, grape seed, cranberry seed, and seabuckthorn is packed with vitamin E and antioxidants that not only protect skin from harmful free radicals but also keep it soft, supple, and glowing.
Fresh Seaberry Moisturizing Face Oil; $50; shop.nordstrom.com
3. Sun protection is just as important during the winter as it is during the summer. Clinique ‘City Block Sheer’ Oil-Free Daily Face Protector Broad Spectrum SPF 25 provides daily UVA/UVB sun protection. Lightweight and oil-free formula gives a sheer amount of coverage to even out skin tone. You can use it as an under-makeup primer to make your foundation last longer. Chemical-free. Appropriate for eye area and sensitive skin.
Clinique City Block Sheer Oil-Free Daily Face Protector Broad Spectrum SPF 25; $23; shop.nordstrom.com
4. Lips have the most delicate surface layers of skin and therefore are more likely than the rest of body and face to dry out during the cold and windy winter. ‘The Lip Balm’ by La Mer promises to protect lips with its potent concentration of Miracle Broth containing marine extracts, botanicals, and vitamins. A patented Lipid Complex and an essential protein found in the Arctic help insulate lip skin from extreme heat and cold. Its mint flavor has a refreshing and soothing effect.
La Mer The Lip Balm; $55; shop.nordstrom.com
5. Coconut Body Butter by Whish is a luxurious body cream with a unique triple antioxidant-based formula that helps you achieve soft and smooth skin. Organic shea butter, raspberry butter, aloe, and seaweed extracts restore moisture and maintain skin firmness. Free of parabens, sulfates, DEA, TEA, and petrochemicals.
Whish Coconut Body Butter; $24; shop.nordstrom.com
6. To ensure your hair stays shiny and healthy, you need to deep condition regularly throughout the cold, dry, and harsh winter months. Aveda dry remedy™ treatment masque contains buriti oil that seals in moisture to prevent any hair breakage. The intoxicating scent of organic bergamot, lavender, and ginger lily relieves stress and relaxes senses. Use once a week. Distribute evenly through damp hair from roots to ends after shampooing. Leave in 2 – 5 minutes. Rinse thoroughly. Safe for color-treated hair.
Aveda Dry Remedy Treatment Masque; $35; shop.nordstrom.com