5 Ways to fight the winter pale

Woman smiling in the winter

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich (WOTV)- Winter can be gloomy and drab, don’t let your skin be included. Fight the winter pale with 5 beauty products:

Smooth and Slather


Beautiful skin starts with great skin care. Even the best makeup can’t cover dry, flaky skin, if you take care of your skin it will take care of you.

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Artistry Skin Refinishing Lotion, $52.35                       Kiss My Face Chinese Botanical Moisturizer, $7.99

Perk up


Blush can breathe new life into pale winter skin, but don’t go overboard. Pick a shade slightly softer for the winter months.

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  Dolce & Gabbana The Blush Luminous Cheek Colour, $45                      E.L.F. Mineral Blush, $5

Get bronzed



Bronzer is an important makeup product that can help make you feel radiant and give you a healthy glow. Add a couple pumps of bronzing serum to your moisturizer or try a powder.

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Dr. Hauschka Translucent Bronzing Tint, $39.95                             Hard Candy So Baked Bronzer, $9

Lather up with self tanners



If you’re smart enough to forego the tanning bed, there are a ton of great options for self tanning lotions, sprays, and mousse. They can give you a healthy glow and, if you choose the right one, will give you all over even color.

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Clarins Intense Bronze Self Tanning Tint, $35                                       Sally Beauty Salon Bronze Airbrush Tanning System, $12.99

Create radiance



If you are not a fan of the bronzed look, but are looking for a product to brighten up your face, try a luminizer. It usually comes in a stick or liquid and uses light to create a beautiful glow.

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Yves Saint Laurent- Radiant Touch, $41                                     Bare Minerals All Over Face Color, $19

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