We know how it is. With today’s busy life schedules (work, gym, family, and if we’re lucky a personal life), many of us have little time to pamper themselves, let alone, give themselves a needed boost of rejuvenation – and no, that third cup of coffee does not count.

Since we’re certainly no exception to the rule of being overbooked and overwhelmed, it’s only natural that we found ourselves relying on various lotions and potions to make us feel and look better.

Read on for details on beauty products that gave our washed out winter skin a healthy glow, turned our mood from gloomy to warm and when all else failed, cheered us up by being just plain pretty.