Between cold weather, overactive radiators and frequent showering, my skin typically breaks out into a dry, scaly rash sometime in January — and this year, it was right on schedule.
In search of an alternative to body moisturizer, a beauty editor recommended I try Fresh's brown sugar body polish, an exfoliator that combines the roughness of brown sugar with hydrating oils (including sweet almond, Jojoba, kernel and sunflower). It smells great, feels luxurious, and so long as I use it two to three times a week, my skin never feels painfully dry. A saleswoman tells me it's Fresh's bestselling product.
The only downside? It's not cheap and, to compound the problem, my boyfriend is now a fan. If only there was a Costco-size "value" tub…
Fresh Brown Sugar Body Polish, $38, available at Sephora.
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