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How to take care of dry skin in winter

winter dry skin

Beauticians have to take adequate precautions in terms of skincare when the weather changes. Try these lotions especially if you want to protect your skin from the effects of cold winds or provide adequate moisture. Most people face the problem of dry skin in winter. You can easily make these yourself.

Glycerin Lotion


Coconut oil – one cup,

Glycerin – a quarter cup of,

Rose essential oil – five or six drops .


First, take coconut oil and glycerin in a bowl and mix well. Add drops of essential oil to this mixture and mix again. This lotion can be used for a month. Makes the skin soft and shiny without drying it out. This is best way for dry skin in winter.

With honey


Honey – Three spoons,

Shea butter – half a cup,

Coconut oil and essential oil – five or six drops.


Put coconut oil, honey, and shea butter in a bowl and mix well. This mixture should be heated in a double boiler. Keep mixing with a spoon till it becomes thick. After that, cool it and keep it in the fridge for an hour. It can be used for three to four weeks if you mix drops of essential oil and store them in a bottle. This procedure helps for dry skin in winter.

Are applying moisturizer?

Dry skin is one of the winter problems. If it is neglect, it will look unattractive. If you still ignore it, it will be broken. To keep it well follow these.

If you apply moisturizer to the skin after taking a bath, the skin will not be dry and will be soft. Skin problems like burning and itching do not occur. The skin gets light. Protects from the heat of the sun. Prevents wrinkles and age spots. Protects sensitive skin. After showering with hot water, apply moisturizer to the scalp. It feels very fresh. Apply it on the face and hands from bottom to top. Do not rub hard or pull on the affected skin. If you apply foundation cream after this, the makeup will last longer.

Without drying the skin

Skin problems are more common in winter. Dry skin and cracked skin are common in winter. It is due to low humidity, not wearing appropriate clothing, and not following skin care practices. If these are neglected, there is a chance of infections. Some tips for winter skin care.

Many people bathe in hot water during winter. But this is not good for the skin as it removes the natural oils that keep the skin smooth and moist, skin becomes dry. Massage the whole body with coconut oil either before going to sleep or after bathing. The saturated fatty acids in coconut oil; act as a moisturizer for the skin. It makes the skin soft. Oatmeal acts as a natural antidote to dry skin. Take a bath after mixing oats powder in water or applying oatmeal cream. Oatmeal provides moisture to dry skin and gives the skin an earlier glow. Do not wear rough clothes in winter. It makes the skin itchy. That's why you should choose clothes that are soft. In winter, sun exposure causes the skin to become dry, wrinkled, and rough. Apply sunscreen lotion before going out in the sun.

Follow these

• Use warm water instead of cold water to avoid drying out the skin.

• Mash the pieces of papaya and add one lemon to make a paste. Applying the mixture to the skin will keep the skin fresh and glowing in winter

• The more times a day you moisturize the skin, the better.

• Lips become dry during winters. The skin on them cracks. Applying lip balm or ghee will make the lips soft.

• Do not exfoliate repeatedly during this season.

• Finishing the bath in a short time can also ensure that the skin does not dry out.

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