Having dry skin can put a serious damper on our day. From flakiness to foundation looking dry, dealing with dehydrated skin can be frustrating, especially during the colder months out of the year when the weather can get pretty intense. The key to treating dry skin is patience and the right products. Here are the best tools for treating dryness and keeping your skin hydrated all day long.
This foundation primer from Hourglass is composed of 14 essential oils, 10 lipid rich plant oils, and 4 vitamins (A, B5, C, and E) making it the ultimate treatment and primer in one for dehydrated skin. The oil blend glides smoothly onto skin giving it the perfect base before foundation. Apply a pump to your hand and then massage directly on the face, it's a hydrating and anti-aging treatment in one!
This exfoliating skin essence from Clarins is perfect for dry skin, because it exfoliates using Hibiscus Flower acids, which are still gentle enough to use on skin that is dry and flaky. Use it twice daily and follow up with this Super Restorative Treatment Serum as a mega moisture treatment you can also use day and night.
This natural lip tint from Alima Pure nourishes and conditions the lips with pomegranate seed oil, cocoa butter, jojoba oil, and pumpkin seed oil. Each ingredient works together to heal dry, chapped lips, prevent aging and the tint gives a sheer yet build-able color. Available in nine shades, you're guaranteed to buy a few if not all!
Top Shade Picks: Blackberry, Peony, and Dahlia.
This highlighter is infused with five forms of coconut and provitamin B5, making it the perfect product to use on dry skin. Inspired by the freshness and hydration of coconut water, it glides on the skin smoothly giving it immediate radiance. Apply it before makeup as a highlighting primer, or tap lightly on top of foundation to bring a sheen to all the right places. Sit back and watch your complexion become instantly radiant!
This serum is perfect to use morning and night with moisturizer to repair dry, chapped skin and help retain moisture every day. Not only will it smooth the skin and restore radiance, the texture and formula feels refreshing, like a fresh drink of water applied directly to your skin. It's formulated with allergen-free fragrance, is non-comedogenic and hypoallergenic, safe to use on even the most sensitive of skin types.
This light-weight cream blush will give you the rosiest cheeks without the look of powder sitting on the skin. When you're feeling dry, switch out your normal everyday makeup products, like eyeshadows and powder blushes, for cream textures as they are easier to blend on dry skin and help with the look of dewy and moisturized.
This hydrating cushion foundation evens out skin tone and gives a healthy, luminous finish to skin, helping it appear moisturized and dewy. Simply press the sponge into the compact, or use a foundation brush to evenly apply this product all over the face until you get the desired coverage you want. The lightweight buildable texture makes it easy to apply both at home and on-the-go.
This affordable multi-nourishing treatment is perfect for lips and chapped skin, making it the ideal product to have on you at all times to nourish dry skin. Choose your favorite flavor and apply liberally, the texture of this balm will stay in place, keeping you continuously moisturized no matter what the circumstance.
Banish dry skin immediately with this soothing gel face mask made of real rosewater, rose petals and algae that gives the skin the ultimate in hydration treatment. Its soothing and cooling finish helps relieve skin that might be itchy or irritated, and is perfect to use a few times a week in your normal skincare routine. If you're experiencing redness due to dry skin, apply it and watch your skin instantly calm down after just a few minutes of use. Follow up with Rose Deep Hydration Facial Toner before moisturizer and eye cream.
Dry skin happens on our bodies, too, and not just faces, so it's imperative to make sure we are giving ourselves the full hydrating treatment when it comes to our skin. Dry brushing is a great way to rid your skin of dry skin cells and help promote circulation for new skin cell turnover. This brush from Saje Natural Wellness is perfect to use because the natural sisal bristles help remove dull skin without hurting or scratching. Smooth skin is just one dry brushing body treatment away!
This almond and milk body smoothing concentrate will bring instant hydration and moisture to the driest arms, legs, knees, and body parts. Formulated with almond oil and milk, you're bound to get a nice big dose of moisture all over your body for at least 48 hours, besides the scent is divine. Apply liberally and frequently for skin that remains smooth and smells amazing, too!
This concealer gives you an eye treatment and makeup in one, helping it conceal dark circles, hydrate dry skin and smooth out the appearance of fine lines. Formulated with apple seed extract and Vitamin E, you're bound to get a nourishing treatment and makeup product in one, making it perfect for dry skin. Apply directly under the eye area and blend with your finger until you get the coverage you want and let the moisturizing ingredients work their magic. You certainly won't be disappointed.
Cleansing doesn't need to be something you're afraid will be harsh on dry skin. Use cleansers that hydrate, like this one here from Ole Henriksen. The cold cream texture is formulated for the most dry and sensitive of skin types and deeply cleanses while removing makeup, too. Skin's moisture stays intact and a beautiful glow is the result from daily use.
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