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Prep Your Skin for Winter With These DIY Facial and Body Scrub Recipes from Caudalie's Founder, Mathilde Thomas
While we've been in denial about summer being over, it is. It really is. Now's the time to get your skin ready for--big sigh--winter. While pros generally recommend that you tweak your skin care when the seasons change, a facial is also a great way to combat damage from summer and to prep for the upcoming onslaught of winter. We asked Mathilde Thomas, the founder of one of our fave skin care lines and owner of the uber-luxurious Caudalie Vinotherapie Spa at the Plaza here in New York City, to give us some DIY options for home. Because we can't all run over to the Plaza for a fancy facial or body treatment, can we? So read on for two of Mathilde's recipes--one to fix the mean things you did to your skin over the summer and one to moisturize your whole body once it gets drier and chillier out there: