3 Effective Steps to tackle Dry Skin from our Dermatologist (Dermatocare's beauty tips)

Written By Dr Surbhi, MD Skin

Last updated: 26/11/15
"Doctor, I have dry skin, it flakes, itches and sometimes cracks in dry weather, please tell effective ways to tackle my dry skin?" Did you know if you could address the cause behind aggravation of dry skin, choose the right type of cleanser and moisturise in the right way; the result will be soft and supple skin. Thus, dry skin can be tackled in 3 effective steps:


STEP 1: Check the cause behind having dry skin, and trouble shoot accordingly.

  • Cause: Dry and cold winters
    • Troubleshoot: 
      • Do not use hot water for washing, luke warm water is best.
      • Use hydrators or keep a bucket of water or an indoor plant to counteract the humidity loss due to heater or blowers.  
  • Cause: Cold winds
    • Troubleshoot: Carry a non-woollen soft warm scarf with you and cover your face when its windy....