As winter falls upon us, bringing with it chilly winds and dry air, our skin often bears the brunt of the
seasonal shift. The plummeting temperatures and increased indoor heating can lead to parched, irritated
skin, making it imperative to prioritize skincare and hydration. In this blog, we’ll delve into the reasons why
caring for your skin during winter is crucial and how staying adequately hydrated plays a pivotal role in
maintaining a radiant complexion, as well as the different treatments and products that Amélie offers to
get to your skincare goals!
Winter weather poses unique challenges to our skin. The cold air outside and the warm, dry air inside can
strip our skin of its natural moisture, leading to dehydration. Additionally, harsh winds and low humidity
levels can exacerbate issues like dryness, flakiness, and even eczema. Understanding these challenges
is the first step toward implementing an effective winter skincare routine. One of the key elements of
winter skincare is moisturization. The use of a high-quality, hydrating moisturizer helps create a protective
barrier on the skin, preventing moisture loss. Opting for products containing ingredients such as
hyaluronic acid, glycerin, and ceramides can enhance hydration levels and combat the drying effects of
While external skincare is crucial, internal hydration is equally important. During winter, we may not feel
as thirsty as we do in hotter months, leading to decreased water intake. However, staying well-hydrated is
vital for overall health and reflects directly on our skin. Dehydrated skin is more prone to fine lines,
dullness, and a lackluster complexion. By maintaining a consistent water intake, we can ensure our skin
remains plump, elastic, and radiant.
Here are some products and services we recommend to keep your skin hydrated and happy –
● Amélie Glow Facial: The Amélie Glow combines three of our most favorite facial treatments;
DiamondGlow, Amélie Signature Facial, and dermaplaning! Our DiamondGlow helps with
hydration, pore congestion, and dullness while the Amélie Signature minimizes the appearance of
fine lines and wrinkles, visibly reduces pore size leaving the skin looking luminous!
● DiamondGlow Deluxe Facial: This facial has everything you love about DiamondGlow and
MORE! DiamondGlowTM is an advanced skin resurfacing technology that helps revitalize dry, dull,
aging skin. The technology uses a three-in-one approach consisting of deep exfoliation using
diamond tips, extraction with high-powered vacuum suction, and infusion of custom serums. This
facial also comes with a hydrojelly mask, a ZO Red Carpet Peel, and a invigorating neck and
shoulder massage to leave your skin glowing and you looking and feeling your best!
● DiamondGlow Body: The DiamondGlowTM is more than just a rejuvenating facial! If you struggle
with KP, body acne, or you just feel your skin needs a refresh, this treatment is for you!
DiamondGlowTM technology uses a three-in-one approach consisting of deep exfoliation using
diamond tips, extraction with high-powered vacuum suction, and infusion of custom serums.
There is no downtime associated with this treatment and it can be used for arms, back, and
● SkinVive by Juvéderm: Hydration is the key to achieving a healthy glow, but it isn’t as simple as
drinking more water! Skinvive by Juvéderm is a first-in-kind, long-lasting, heavy duty injectable
moisturizer.It is made of hyaluronic acid, but is not a filler! It will not add volume, contour, or lift. It
instead introduces small droplets directly into the skin to boost hydration, resulting in a more
radiant, supple, and vibrant look!
● Amélie Signature Facial (with HA Filler added into custom serum): Introducing the Amélie
Signature Facial! If you are looking for the ultimate luxury skin treat, this facial is for you. This
facial works by microinfusing a custom made serum directly into your skin using sterile needles to
give you the glowiest skin ever. The Amélie Signature combines potent ingredients such as
hyaluronic acid, vitamin C, and vitamin B to minimize fine lines and wrinkles, plump and hydrate,
reduce the appearance of pores, and give your skin natural glow! Add premium add-ons like
Botox and HA fillers to give your skin an airbrushed look!
● ZO Daily Power Defense: Daily Power Defense has been elevated with ZO’s exclusive
technologies – including new ZPOLYTM complex – to enable a long-lasting, youthful and healthy
skin complexion. This advanced serum is clinically proven to strengthen skin’s protective barrier
while defending against environmental stressors and premature signs of aging.
● SkinMedica HA5: Provides immediate smoothing in the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles,
and supports the skin’s natural ability to retain moisture resulting in radiant, rejuvenated tone and
texture. Great for all skin types!
● Epionce Renewal Body Lotion: Made with the same key active ingredients as the Epionce
flagship Renewal Facial Cream, Renewal Body Lotion is an advanced anti-aging moisturizer for
the body. Daily use improves the visible appearance of dry, photo aged skin on the arms, legs
and the body while increasing visible firmness and tone.
● SkinMedica Firm & Tone Lotion: A powerfully effective, targeted treatment.
Dermatologist-tested, it’s formulated to prevent and address visible signs of body skin aging for a
youthful, toned look – and gives your skin the hydration it needs!
● Epionce Intensive Nourishing Cream: HA5 provides immediate smoothing in the appearance
of fine lines and wrinkles, and supports the skin’s natural ability to retain moisture resulting in
radiant, rejuvenated tone and texture.
● Epionce Enriched Firming Mask: This hydrating mask is expertly formulated with botanical
ingredients to help soothe and improve the visible appearance of elasticity and firmness of the
skin. With highly emollient properties and a proprietary blend of barrier lipids, Enriched Firming
Mask helps calm visible redness and irritation. Gives skin a visible boost of hydration.
● Esthemax Hydrojelly Masks
Implementing a winter skincare routine tailored to the season is essential. This may involve adjusting the
type of cleanser used, incorporating hydrating serums, and opting for richer, more nourishing
moisturizers. Additionally, weekly exfoliation can help remove dead skin cells, allowing skincare products
to penetrate more effectively. Winter skincare isn’t just about moisturizing; it’s also about protecting the
skin from environmental stressors. Applying a broad-spectrum sunscreen, even on cloudy days, shields
the skin from harmful UV rays that can cause premature aging. Moreover, wearing protective clothing,
such as scarves and hats, can provide an extra layer of defense against the harsh winter elements.
The winter season demands a mindful approach to skincare and hydration. By understanding the
challenges posed by colder weather and taking proactive steps to nourish and protect our skin, we can
emerge from winter with a healthy, radiant complexion. So, as the temperature drops, let’s embrace a
winter skincare routine that keeps our skin glowing and hydrated, inside and out.
Need some hydration for your skin and ensure what to book or purchase? Come in for a free
30-minute consultation to meet with one of our skilled providers to determine your best skincare plan. At
Amélie, we intend for you to feel even more beautiful and confident than when you walk in, because life’s
too short not to feel amazing in your skin! We will thoroughly assess your skin, evaluate your current
skincare routine, and answer any questions you may have about skincare or skin therapies, while offering
same-day treatments if requested! Post consultations, we will give you an outlined timeline on when we
would recommend coming in for treatments and getting you scheduled on our books. We offer a variety of
our favorite medical-grade skincare products to help elongate the results from these luxury facial
treatments – a way to spoil yourself at home! Fill out the form below to schedule your rejuvenating facial
treatment or a 30-minute free consultation. We can’t wait to see you at our clinic!