Keep Parched Skin at Bay All Winter Long
The temperature is dropping, which means it’s that time of year to swap out your lightweight lotion for thick, ultra-moisturizing body butter. Formulated to combat common issues like dryness and flakiness, body butter will keep your skin nourished with regular application (ideally after your daily shower). Here, we’ve compiled a few of the best on the market – so go ahead, butter up!
From popular haircare line Moroccanoil comes this luxurious, ultra-thick body butter that delivers nourished skin in a jar (without the greasy residue). Thanks to a winning combination of argan oil and shea butter, the antioxidant-rich formula locks in moisture for lasting hydration. With three fragrances – rose, orange, and original – to choose from, there’s a scent for every style.
Beloved by pregnant mamas for its ability to minimize stretch marks, Mutha’s all-natural body butter works hard to soothe dryness, restore moisture, and fight inflammation. Crafted from a trifecta of shea, cocoa, and mango butters, this product has a subtle citrusy fragrance that will make your skin and your nose very happy. Plus, the luxe formula absorbs in a flash.
Soap & Glory serves up the ultimate hydration boost scented with its cult-classic signature fragrance of rose and bergamot. This velvety body butter softens and smooths skin with a blend of shea butter, aloe vera, rosehip oil, and vitamin E. Scientifically proven to hydrate skin for 72 hours, The Righteous Body Butter is the perfect pick-me-up for chilly winter days.
This decadent body butter from Kiehl’s has a frosting-like texture that leaves skin feeling softer to the touch. Packed with nurturing ingredients like shea and jojoba butters, the air-whipped formula absorbs quickly and provides 24-hour moisture. As a bonus, its lightweight, unisex fragrance has universal appeal – which means you may have a hard time keeping this jar to yourself.