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The Easiest Cold Weather Skin Care Routine For The Non-Morning Person

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* Quick and easy products that will hydrate your skin
* Prevent flaky cracked skin this winter
*Keep your skin glowing and supple throughout the day

Skin care can be tedious and time consuming when you aren’t a morning person and you’re already running late from the moment you wake up. With the cooling temperatures that occur during fall and winter it’s no surprise that our summer dewy glow is replaced with dry, dull skin. This short and effective list of cold weather skin care essentials will let you achieve fresh, hydrated skin in under five minutes. When it comes to skin care, quality products always outweigh quantity – especially if you’re already rushing to get started with your day.

1.Sunday Riley Micro-Dissolve Cleansing Oil

This makeup remover (at night) and face wash (in the morning) effectively gets off stubborn eye-makeup while deeply cleansing any clogged pores. The cleansing oil is made with white willow bark, lime pearl extracts, turmeric, and vitamin C that all work together to gently condition and cleanse leaving your skin clean and hydrated.

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2.COSRX AHA/BHA Clarifying Treatment Toner

Toners can help clear up a break out, reduce signs of aging and prevent oily skin. Although there are a variety of different toners you can use during cold weather, it’s important to use a hydrating toner. This clarifying toner by COSRX is made with a combination of acids, willow-bark extract, and apple water that actively nourishes your skin while reducing oil and clearing clogged pores.

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3. Mario Badescu Facial Spray With Aloe, Herbs and Rosewater

The great thing about this hydrating facial spray is that it comes in a travel size that makes it convenient to bring anywhere with you, from the office to the gym. This spray can be used in the morning, afternoon or night. With the cool weather, it’s common for your face to feel dry and flaky mid-day, but since you already have makeup on, it can be challenging to reapply a moisturizer. This rose spray is gentle and hydrating and allows you to easily freshen up and quickly add some hydration to your face without messing up your makeup. For guys, it’s a great way to refresh after a sweaty workout at the gym.

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4. Olay Regenerist Whip Face Moisturizer SPF 25

When you’re in a rush in the morning it can be a pain to apply an SPF sunblock cream, and then a regular moisturizer on top of it. With the Olay Regenerist Whip Face Moisturizer you get the two in one: a fast absorbing weightless moisturizer and protective SPF that leaves your skin soft and supple throughout the day. It’s Active Rush Technology makes the cream turn to liquid once it is in contact with your skin so you don’t get that thick goopy feeling, while making your face fill instantly hydrated.

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5. Aveeno Ultra-Calming Removing Wipes

We’ve all been there when you wake up and look in the mirror to realize you fell asleep with your makeup on and your raccoon eyes are out of control. These Aveeno Ultra-Calming Makeup Removing Wipes effectively remove your makeup while hydrating your skin. Most makeup wipes leave your skin with dry and tight. These wipes are calming, hydrating and soothing leaving your skin clean and balanced and ready to face the day.

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