Dry skin can cause itchiness and redness. It also causes skin to become darker.Once moisture is lost from the skin, it is very hard to regain it. Prevention is better than cure they say, so here we have a simple tip to avoid dry skin:
Moisturize, Moisturize, Moisturize!
Moisturizing is a must if you want to keep your skin from drying out. You need to especially make sure that you lather on a thick coat of moisturizer if you have dry skin. It is best to apply moisturizer to skin while it is still damp after a shower. One application is not enough. You need to make sure that you reapply the moisturizer several times a day.
Moisturizers are not the only way to keep your skin moisturized. You need to make sure that you remain hydrated. Dry skin can be avoided if you have a healthy lifestyle. You need to make sure that you have a proper sleep schedule and a healthy diet. Do not take a lot of stress and exercise daily. With just a little extra effort put into your skin care routine, you will be able to avoid dry and flaky skin. Using natural moisturizers may also be very efficient in preventing your skin from getting dry. You can use milk as your natural moisturizer because research has shown that milk has anti-inflammatory properties. It soothes your skin and the lactic acid in it also removes dead skin cells. Milk increases the ability to retain moisture.
Bonus: You can make milk your natural remedy by adding a few drops of rose water to four tablespoons of milk and then rubbing this mixture all over your body. Leave this mixture on for about ten minutes before dousing with cold water. Repeat this twice a day for best results.