Winter is already pretty dull, so why have a boring skincare routine to go with it? No. We are adding some cool, uplifting, hydration-injecting products to up the fun factor. 

Now some of them are more pricey and launching only a bit later this year - making this the perfect time to start saving for post-winter face fixes!

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Nivea Hyaluron Cellular Filler Anti-age day cream, SPF15, is the perky best friend your skin needs right now. Packed with hydrating skin components, it reduces wrinkles, increases firmness and improves skin renewal. R249.99. Available now!

Elizabeth Arden PREVAGE City Smart Broad Spectrum SPF 50 PA++++ Hydrating Shield, R799. 

Not only does this skield your skin against harmful pollution, it protect the skin with a great SPF - and it works beautifully as a primer. All in one - yes! 

Sisley Hydra-Global Serum 30ml, R 3 360.

Okay, so we might want to save for this one. But one pump goes a long way! You can use this serum well over a few months. It is a fundi at activating the skin’s natural hydration mechanisms for intense and continuous anti-aging hydration. Investing in your skin looks like this. 

Sensai Eye Masks, R1960 (for 10 patches), launching this September, is packed with beautiful hydration that will keep the area around your eye looking like a freshly squeezed glass of orange juice in winter.

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Dermalogica biolumin-c serum - brightening Vitamin C serum, R1495, launching 25 July.

This high-performance vitamin C serum works beautifully to brighten and firm. It smells like an orange, and will make your skin feel plump and peachy. 

NIVEA Care Shower Sunshine Love, R54.99 (500ml) is infused with the NIVEA Sun scent so you can get that carefree summer feeling every time you step in the shower. It smells like summer! 

Eau Thermale Avene Thermal Spring Water, R160. Why not spray your face with the number 1 thermal spring water in Europe? It's super soothing, great for sensitive skin and perfect for setting makeup. 

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