THE winter can be a miserable time for the skin as we smother it in thick clothes and forget all about what’s happening underneath.

So give it a wake-up call with one of these six gorgeous body scrubs.

1. Elemis Lime & Ginger Salt Glow, £35.80/410g at John Lewis and Debenhams.

2. Good Things Ultra Rich Creamy Scrub, £4.99/200ml at Sainsbury’s stores.

3. Molton Brown Warming Eucalyptus & Ginger Body Scrub, £28.50/300g at Fenwick and John Lewis, Newcastle, and House of Fraser, Gateshead.

4. Sanctuary Spa Therapies Softening Thermal Sugar Polish, £8.25/200ml at Boots

5. Lush Buffy body butter bar, £9.95/200g

6. Soap & Glory The Breakfast Scrub, £9.45/300ml at Boots.