At this time of year, stress, pollution and the cold winter air can wreak havoc on skin. Biotherm Hydra-Detox Bio-Defensis Moisturizing Detoxifying Mask, $37, moisturizes, fortifies skin’s natural protection barrier and helps skin neutralize and eliminate toxins. Use this mask once a week for an intense treatment. Especially good for dry or combination skin.
Holiday-season activities usually mean getting less sleep than you’re used to, so protect your peepers with Maybelline New York Instant Age Rewind Double Face Perfector in Light/Medium, $11. First step: Cover up imperfections and moisturize with the concealer. Second step: Use the highlighter to brighten the eye area.
The perfect morning pick-me-up is a citrus-scented body lotion. Dr.Hauschka Lemon Body Moisturizer (pictured), $39, has super-moisturizing olive and jojoba oils to ward off dry skin. Bonus: This venerable skincare brand is known and loved for being free of synthetic perfumes, colours and preservatives.