Principles of Care of Dry Skin

Principles of Care of Dry SkinWash dry skin need with boiled water. At a glass of water can add one tablespoon of glycerin. Dry skin badly transfers soap.

There are general principles of care for dry skin.
1. Purification.
To cleanse dry skin, preferably using soft cleansers, designed specifically for this type of skin: cleansing milk, cream, soft gels and creams for washing. It is important that cleansers do not contain the aggressive surface-active substances, some solvents, and abrasive substances.

2. Nutrition.
Is used not only mitigating components and fat-soluble vitamins (A and E) but also the substance that restore the lipid layer of the skin. All these components are commonly found in vegetable oils.

3. Protection.
Dry skin is very sensitive to adverse environmental factors. Due to the reduced secretion of the sebaceous glands, it is quickly dehydrated. Protection from natural factors must fit into one of the first places in the care of dry skin. To do this in the winter applies creams from the weather, containing emollients (beeswax, lanolin, fats and oils). In the summer time – use cream, moisturizer and antioxidant components.

In the winter time should not only moisturize the skin, but also to restore its lipid barrier using products containing essential fatty acids, vitamins A and E and vegetable oils.

During the summer, it is recommended to exclude products that contain irritating components, as well as substances which can enhance the damaging effect of sunlight.

Spring and autumn is optimal time to restore the skin after the aggressive actions of the winter and summer climate.

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