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Top 10 Winter Essentials

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Winter is well and truly here; the thermals are out and the changes in temperature from the cold outdoors to cosy warm central heating can play havoc with our skin and hair. Combined with trying to be fashionable while wrapping up warm, winter can be a tough season for keeping up appearances! So we’ve compiled a list of our top 10 winter essentials which have up to 50% off at Debenhams and we’ve even thrown in some more discount vouchers for good measure!


1. Elizabeth Arden 8 hour cream lip protection stick

Was £20 now £18

This is a long standing favourite essential, renowned for its ability to deliver long last moisture and protection for your lips. Packed full of protective sunscreen, vitamin E and emollients, it will keep your lips looking luscious for hours, even during the coldest days!


2. Clinique Moisture Surge Extended Thirst Relief

Was £32.00 now £28.80

It’s well known that central heating combined with cold harsh weather can be incredibly drying on the skin, so keep it hydrated for up to 12 hours with this gel-creme moisturiser. It gives immediate moisture and soothes dry skin, providing further resistance to fine, dry lines and leaving skin soft and smooth.


3.Dead Sea Spa Magik Super Night Cream

Was £8.30 now £7.47

This budget friendly night cream is crammed with minerals from the Dead Sea. They’re renowned for their ability to attract and retain moisture and this replenishing night cream helps prevent premature ageing, boosts hydration during the night and will leave skin revitalised and balanced.


4. Burt Bees Peach and Willow Bark Deep Pore Scrub

Was £9.99 now £8.99

Ensure your skin is polished and that excess dead skin is well and truly exfoliated with this award winning, purse friendly scrub. Winter skin is prone to dullness, so remove dirt build up and let skin glow with this Debenhams 2012 Beauty Club Award winner!


5.Origins Rich Rewards Intensive Moisture Treatment for Scalp and Hair.

Was £14.00 now £12.60

Continuous styling and use of hot appliances can be seriously damaging for hair, even more so in winter when we’re going from one extreme temperature to another. Applying a handful of this rich intensive treatment just once a week for five minutes can turn dull, damaged hair into manageable, healthy looking hair – full of bounce and shine!


6. Elemis Mens S.O.S Survival Cream

Was £42.00 now £37.80

It’s not just women’s skin that suffers during winter, men’s skin is just as prone to dryness and dehydration, so this premium product for men combats sensitivity, dryness, irritation and blemishes. Ideal for use after sports or outdoor activities and will look great on the shelf too!


7. Fairisle Onesie

Was £28.00 now £22.40

We thought it would be a passing craze, but it looks like the onesie is here to stay! With a range of onesies for men, women and children, you’ll find a winter warmer staple for everyone.


8. Red Herring Dark Grey Double Breasted Coat

Was £85.00 now £42.50

A good winter coat is essential and this pick of the bunch is mid-weight with a belted waist to add shape and flare and with a whopping 50% off, it’s a great winter bargain!


9. Heat Holders Fleece Lined Thermal Beanie

Was £15.00 now £12.00

Most men complain that winter brings the start of permanently cold ears! Keep your head and ears under wraps with this fantastic heat retaining beanie hat made from high performance insulation yarn and soft fleece to stop your body losing heat through your head


10. Tresemme 5543BGU ‘Smooth & Shine’ Dryer Gift Set

Was £50.00 now £25.00

One of the main causes of frizzy hair, is that hair isn’t 100% dry before stepping out into the cold, damp air. Even worse, going out with wet hair in cold temperatures can cause hair to freeze and break off! Make sure your hair is smooth and sleek with this gift set containing brush, sectioning clips, cosmetic bag, keratin smooth shampoo and Tresemme Ionic hairdryer which combats frizz as it dries!


As part of the Great Winter Spectacular you can save 25% across all departments at Debenhams all this week (code valid until Midnight 17th November 2013).  There’s also an extra 10% off when you redeem the code: DJ37




About Rebecca Robinson

About Rebecca Robinson

After spending the last 8 years juggling life as a mum of two, wife and working full time as a Project Manager for a global telecommunications company, Rebecca Robinson made the decision to follow her love of writing and took the plunge; turning her passion into a full time career. Since becoming a full time writer, Rebecca has worked with various media and copy-writing companies and with the ability to make any topic relevant and interesting to the reader, now contributes to The Working Parent on articles ranging from credit cards to teenage relationships. Ever the optimist, Rebecca's dreams for the future include a house in the country filled with children, dogs and horses in the field!

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