The first Monday in February is traditionally known as ‘National Sickie Day’ – when the highest number of employees call-in sick to work.
We've had a few norovirus and flu casualties in the Stylist office, so talk has turned to the health and beauty products we use for a boost when we're feeling unwell. From anti-oxidant-packed teas to super soft lip balms and congestion-clearing oils, shop the best beauty buys to survive cold and flu season in the gallery below.
Words: Lauren Smith
Compiled by: Razna Khatun
Refresh Organic Treatment Candle
Neom, £15, cultbeauty.co.uk
Herbal Recovery Anti-oxidant Gel Mask
Jurlique, £40, feelunique.com
Wellness Tea Selection
Kusmi Tea, £18, johnlewis.com
Moisture Replenishing Lip Balm
Clarins, £14, escentual.com
Stress Relief Eye Mask
Estee Lauder, £26, selfridges.com
Deep Relax Bath and Shower Oils
Aromatherapy Associates, £37, cultbeauty.co.uk