DARE TO BARE If you’re ditching the tights, exfoliating legs with The Ritual of Ayurveda Body Scrub (£19.50) banishes bumps and dry patches. ‘Start at the ankles and work upwards,’ says skincare expert Nicola Joss. ‘This improves circulation and gives you a leaner silhouette.’ Smooth Manuka Doctor 24K Gold & Manuka Honey Body Oil (£24.95, Holland & Barrett) down shins for a leg-lengthening sheen, and on shoulders and collarbones to add a warm glow. GO FOR GLOW For a sun-kissed look that hints at a weekend away, reach for the gradual tan, says tanning expert James Harknett. You can’t beat St Tropez Gradual Tan Plus Sculpt and Body Lotion (£18, Boots). For faster results, the tanning actives in Vita Liberata Ten Minute Tan (£29.95, Boots) absorb quickly and develop in up to six hours.