When it comes to skincare, we all too often forget our bodies and if the drop in temperature has caused your limbs to look a little on the sorry side, this second-coming of body-skin products are exactly what you need to be reaching for post-shower. 

Slightly slower than their skincare colleagues, bodycare brands are stepping up and expanding their offering, with savvy innovations and science-led ingredients, to appeal to any budget and any concern - meaning there really is something for everyone. 

Liz Earle Cleanse & Polish™ Body & Gentle Mitt Cleanser, €23

Inspired by Liz Earle’s bestselling cleanser of the same name, Cleanse & Polish™ Body is enriched with pure plant oils to leave skin feeling soft, smooth and moisturised for 48 hours and it comes with an exfoliating mit - the bodycare version of the famous muslin cloth. 

Eau Thermale Avene Akerat 10 Body Cream, €20.99 

This body cream's attacked is three-pronged. It's hydrating, thanks to the combined action of lactic acid and urea. It's keratolytic, which means it helps to eliminate keratosis pilaris, a.k.a chicken skin, via a salicylic acid ingredient, and, like all products from this brand, its Avène Thermal Spring Water soothes the skin. 

Sol de Janeiro @ Fetch Beauty Brazilian Bum Bum Cream, €50, 

Beautiful Brazilian bums, or 'boom booms' as there pronounced there, have a special secret, a cream, rich in Guaraná, a native Amazonian plant whose fruit contains one of the most potent forms of caffeine on the planet. Guarana is blended with Cupuaçu Butter, Açaí and Coconut Oil in this luxe cream which significantly smooth textures and evens texture. 


KILIAN Good Girl Gone Bad Hair & Body Oil, €102, 

Kilian's 'Good Girl Gone Bad' oil lets you carry the smell of summer into the winter seasons. Infused with antioxidant-rich Apricot Kernel Oil, it's specially developed to protect, nourish and revitalize your skin and hair. The floral aroma opens with notes of Apricot Osmanthus, Orange Blossom and Rose before transitioning to lingering scents of Tuberose, Jasmine and Narcissus. Escapism via bodycare.

REN AHA Smart Renewal Body Serum, €39

REN AHA Smart Renewal Body Serum is a silky, AHA-rich body serum that improves skin texture by boosting the natural exfoliating process for an insta-glow all over. This a light texture body serum, rich in Lactic Acid and Xylitol, has the superb ability to attract water molecules already present in your skin to the surface, making it a game changer in skin moisturisers. regular use can make the skin more more sensitive to the sun, so if you're planning a winter break, use adequate sunscreen protection. 


Your Best Night's Sleep, €66, Aromatherapy Associates 

This is more that just a bodycare product, think of it more of a gift of relaxation. This body kit features four of the brand's most tranquil formulas, including the 'Relax' body wash and 'Bath and Shower Oil' to help you unwind after a busy time at the office or with the kids. Once you wake up, use the 'Revive Body Wash' to feel fresh and prepared for the day ahead.

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