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Are You Suffering From Dry Skin?
Dry skin is the lack of moisture which leads to fine flakes and dry patches. This could be caused by the cold temperature, harsh soaps, genetics, some medications and much more.
Tired of dry patches? Want the freedom to wear sleeveless outfits? Read along to find out 4 easy steps to eradicate uncomplicated dry skin.
Drink plenty of WATER everyday.
An easy way to judge how much water you need to consume is from the concentration of your urine.
Avoid excessive BATHING or SHOWERING.
Excessive bathing or showering with hot water or harsh soaps will dry the skin out and may also cause skin irritation. Use perfume-free moisturising shower gel.
Emollients (moisturisers) are first line treatment in keeping the skin hydrated. They lock in moisture in the skin and create a protective film over the skin.
Pay Attention on CLOTHING CHOICE and CLOTHING CARE.
Avoid tight occlusive clothing it will make the skin even more irritated.
Laundry detergent can irritate the skin ensure to use detergent labelled “hypoallergenic”.
How Do You Deal With Dry Skin?
SolomonJanuary 7, 2017 at 01:56
Does taking alcohol also help dehydration?
Kaka OsagieJanuary 7, 2017 at 08:45
Unfortunately no, Alcohol causes increase in urination which leaves the individual dehydrated.