cold air outside and all that time inside can dry out skin easily and
leave your face looking flaky and cracked. Blah! Try these easy tricks
to protect against the harsh winds and dry air for the next few months.
Smooth it out
Apply moisturizer to your face once a day
to keep your skin from getting chapped. Make sure it is a face
moisturizer though -- body lotion is to thick and will clog up your pores.
Block it out
Even though summer is over, the sun can
still be very damaging to your skin in winter, especially when
reflecting off snow. When going outside for the day to pick some
pumpkins or rake up the leaves, always slather on a sunscreen with a
Although it feels great after a cold day,
taking a steaming hot shower can cause your body to loose moisture and
make your skin super dry. Turing down the water a little bit to a warm
level can help keep your skin healthy and full of moisture.
Get some zzz’s
Getting a good night sleep can give your
skin the perfect amount of glow. By getting enough hours of shut-eye, your
body will rejuvenate itself and keep your skin looking healthy and
Drinking a cup of hot water with a slice of lemon,
your body will become re-energized and be able to fight toxins. Not only
will your skin look better, but your entire immune system will be
better protected against the winter flu season.
BY ANA D’AMBROGI ON 10/15/2011 7:00:00 AM
POSTED IN skin problems, oily skin, dry skin, sensitive skin, beauty, tips, skin, fall, saver