15 winter skin saviours

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As the nights draw in, the cold weather can play havoc with your skin. Freezing temperatures, fierce winds and central heating combine in a nasty cocktail that results in dry, flaky skin, a dull complexion and fine lines. Feel like hibernating until Spring? Fear not, for we've tracked down the 20 skin care superheroes tailor-made for a cold climate, that will restore your skin back to its pre-winter best.

  • No Wrinkles Extreme Moisturiser, £45

    Skin dries out in cold weather, so a rich, intensely hydrating moisturiser with powerful ingredients like Retinol should be in your beauty arsenal.

  • Dior Hydra Life Beauty Awakening Rehydrating masque, £30.50

    Skin looking dull? Apply this hydrating mask once or twice a week and nourish and restore the skin within minutes.

  • Jojoba Microbead Purifying Facial Polish, £18

    Slough off dead skin cells and reveal a glowing complexion with a facial scrub. This one is cooling on sensitive skin.

  • Cleansing Beauty Oil, £56.50

    This cleansing oil doesn't strip the skin, essential during the harsh winter months.

  • HYDRAMAX + ACTIVE Active Moisture Mask, £36

    Give your skin a moisture bath with this truly luxurious masque.

  • Sisley All Day All Year Airless Pump, £216

    This protective treatment acts like a 'bubble' against the elements for your skin.

  • Luminous Glow Complexion Perfector, £72

    Even out a dull complexion with this long-lasting make-up primer

  • Darphin's 8-flower nectar, £85

    Darphin's powerful natural oils work against the elements to restore your skin. Try Chamomile to soothe irritation and redness, or the 8 Flower Nectar for a luxurious scent.

  • Omorovicza Gold Flash Firming Serum, £135

    A serum is the beauty editor's secret weapon - add to your beauty regime for added levels of moisture, and dewy looking skin.

  • Korres lip butter, £5.10

    Prevent dry, chapped lips with this rich (and tasty) lip butter).

  • The Body Refiner, £80

    Polish your skin to perfection and increase circulation with this effective exfoliator

  • Neutrogena Cracked Heel Foot Cream, £5.98

    It's easy to forget about feet when they're stuffed inside boots, but cracked heels need treating right away. This cream from Neutrogena.

  • Mavala Repairing Night Cream for Hands, £26.35

    This restorative night cream causes cell renewal and moisture retention. The specially designed cotton gloves are used to enclose hands after application to help this rich cream penetrate effectively while you sleep.

  • Jo Malone Vitamin E Body Treatment Scrub, £68

    A revitalising, non-abrasive treatment that sloughs away dry and scaly surface skin cells.

  • Aesop Oil Free Facial Hydrating Serum, £43

    This is a great alternative to cream-based moisturisers. It's also really lightweight.