To avoid rough, scaly and itchy skin, keep the following points in mind to get healthy skin during winters.
Come winters and stress for people with dry skin come forth. Cold and dry air, continuous exposure to the heaters leaves the skin dry and lack of moisture. It’s not only unattractive but even uncomfortable.
Drink plenty of water
Drinking water, especially during winters, is very important. People often drink warm and cozy drinks like coffee and tea. However, to keep the skin healthy and glowing it is important to remember to drink water.
More often than not the experts suggest not to exfoliate the skin during winters but it is equally important to remove the dead skin cells off the surface. The skim can be exfoliated using a normal cleanser. To increase the intensity, one can always use a scrub. Exfoliation should be done twice a week during winters to avoid aggravating sensitive skin.
When the skin gets rid of dead cells, the skin needs moisture. So using a moisturizer after exfoliation is very important. The kind of moisturizer one can use depends on the kind of skin one has.
Shaving is something that everyone does in order to maintain hygiene and a professional look. During winters, one should try and shave after having a hot shower because it opens the pores of the skin. After shaving, apply a moisturizer as this helps in reducing the irritation caused by shaving.
An amazing face mask can make the skin look healthy and fresh within minutes. Experts suggest that one which clears the pores while hydrating and soothing them should be preferred.
Taking care of skin during winters comes with its own set of challenges, but just a few changes in the lifestyle helps in keeping the skin hydrated and avoids any kind of discomfort and irritation.