With all the new lotions and potions constantly hitting beauty aisles, it can sometimes be easy to forget that the skin below your neck deserves just as much TLC as the skin on your face. And especially now that the colder weather is moving in, moisturizing your body is important to ward off pesky dry skin. Silky soft limbs start in the shower, so we’ve rounded up a dozen rich, hydrating body washes, oils and lotions that will leave you feeling squeaky clean and baby soft.
1. Body Balm
This easy-glide rejuvenating body balm is infused with noni extract, coconut oil, cupuacu butter and licorice root extract. It will leave you with intensely hydrated and glowing skin.
Kora Organics Noni Glow Body Balm, $42,
Sephora. 2. Satin Body Shea Lotion
This rich formula filled with shea butter and vitamin E instantly comforts and hydrates your skin, providing immediate relief.
Satin Body Silkening Shea Lotion, $18,
3. Coconut Milky Oil Shower Body Wash
This two-in-one shower oil and body wash is made with nourishing coconut oil and natural ingredients that will keep your skin soft and hydrated.
Too Cool for School Coconut Milky Oil Shower Moisturizing Body Wash, $28,
Nordstrom. 4. Body Hero Oil Wash
Packed with coconut, meadowfoam, olive and soybean oils to hydrate and soften skin, this cleansing oil won’t strip your skin of moisture and the orange blossom neroli blend provides a soothing shower experience.
Body Hero Daily Oil Wash, $22,
glossier.com. 5. Intense Relief Cream
The ultimate defense against harsh winter weather, this rich and creamy body lotion helps restore and maintain your skin’s moisture.
Aveeno ACTIVE Naturals Intense Relief Moisture Repair Cream, $16,
walmart.ca. 6. Body Butter Cream
Shea butter and essential oils power this body butter to give you supple, moisturized skin so dehydration doesn’t stand a chance.
Be Delectable Triple Citrus Blend Body Butter Cream, $15,
beautyboutique.ca. 7. Shower Oil
When you suds up with this nourishing body oil, it leaves a protective film on your skin to protect it against dryness.
L’Occitane Shea Body Shower Oil, $25,
loccitane.ca. 8. Sea Buckthorn Creamy Body Wash
This all-natural body wash swaps out synthetic detergents for sugar-based cleansers, while sea buckthorn adds a dose of vitamins to your skin.
Weleda Sea Buckthorn Creamy Body Wash, $13,
well.ca. 9. Sugar Crush Body Butter
This sweet-lime scented body butter cream is loaded with shea and cocoa butter, almond and coconut oil, and lime oil, kiwi water juice, and lime tree blossom extract
Soap & Glory Sugar Crush Body Buttercream, $20,
shoppersdrugmart.ca. 10. Conditioning Body Wash
Cleansing your skin doesn’t have to leave it feeling tight and dry. This soap-free nourishing formula contains pro-vitamin B5 to hydrate and tea tree, eucalyptus and rosemary essential oils to gently purify.
Dermalogica Conditioning Body Wash, $63,
sephora.com. 11. Body Yogurt
This new, lightweight and hydrating formula absorbs instantly, provides up to 48 hours of moisture and is enriched with organic almond milk.
Almond Milk Body Yoghurt, $21,
thebodyshop.com. 12. Shower Oil
With it’s blend of shea butter, kukui oil and vitamin E, this paraben-free shower oil leaves your skin baby soft and hydrated.
Laline Shea & Kukui Shower Oil, $26,
laline.com. 13. Sympathy For The Skin Lotion
Enriched with the triple threat of hydrators: organic bananas, almond oil and cocoa butters, this moisturizing formula will help make your skin softer and more flexible.
Sympathy For The Skin Hand and Body Lotion, $30,