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Stylist's 10 beauty and make-up essentials for winter

With the darker and colder evenings comes drier skin from central heating, brittle hair from too much blow-drying, and cracked lips from the changing temperatures.

OK, so we're not in the throes of deep winter just yet but here's the thing: you might want to start prepping for that fact right now.

So, to keep you in top form and feeling your best, we've picked our beauty and make-up essentials for the coming months.

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