As the mercury levels drop, put on a brave face with these winter warriors that will arm your skin with an added barrier to brace the elements.
CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT A water-burst cream delivers an ultrahydrating cocktail of Japanese botanicals and superfoods. The Water Cream, $68, by Tatcha at Sephora, 1714 Chestnut St.; tatcha.com
Acetylated hyaluronic acid gives this cream the power to provide eight hours of hydration. Essential Energy moisturizing cream, $48, shiseido.com
Energized with ginseng, the groundbreaking creamy sheet mask brightens and tightens dull skin. Concentrated Ginseng Renewing Creamy mask, $120, us.sulwhasoo.com
A blend of nutrient-rich oils and light-reflecting pigments will get you glowing on even the darkest of days. Glow drops, $145, by Dr. Barbara Sturm at molecular-cosmetics.com
Chlorophyll acts as an anti-inflammatory and prevents collagen loss while other botanicals brighten and nourish skin against environmental pollutants in this hydrating mask. Phytoactive Hydra-Firm Intense mask, $180, by Royal Fern at Bloomingdale’s, King of Prussia Mall
Vitamin C brightens while red algae and vitamin E shield skin against environmental aggressors and free-radical damage in an SPF 15 day cream. Moisturizing Renewal cream broad spectrum SPF 15 sunscreen, $210, by RéVive at Bluemercury, 42 St. James Pl., Ardmore; reviveskincare.com