Tis the season to feel pasty. And porky, come to that. But it's not the season to start a boot camp radiance regime. What you need now are instant perk-me-ups and little tricks to get you through the dark season. Here are our top five below.
Little known fact: on the colour spectrum the bluey green shade teal is the precise opposite of the pink in human skin. This means that wearing teal brings out a natural flush, making you look perkier. The principle applies whether you're a Celtic rose or tanned, though blue-green also looks amazing against black skin. If you have brown eyes, try a flick of teal eyeliner for ultra sultry eyes.
Miss Selfridge teal dress, £42
ASOS faux snake metal tip clutch, £10
Peacocks ladies pussy bow button blouse, £16
Accessorise single eyeshadow, £4
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