Treating Dryness of the Skin

The most effective way to combat dryness is good skin care and hydration. For those who regularly experience dry skin, moisturizers are extremely helpful in restoring and maintaining the skin’s natural moisture levels.

Moisturizers is a great dryness treatment, it provides protection for the skin by attracting water into the upper epidermis and preventing water loss. Exfoliate such as ammonium lactate can also help. Protecting your skin from cold dry air is also helpful to avoid dryness. Humidifiers can provide relief for these dry air conditions.

In severe or persistent cases of dry skin it may be advisable to consult with a dermatologist who can prescribe prescription exfoliates.