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8 Tips To Avoid Dry Winter Skin

  Did you know that your skin loses 25% of its ability to hold moisture in the winter? That’s why during winter, our cheeks are drier due to decreased natural moisturizing factor. Below are 8 tips to avoid dry winter skin. Before we get to the tips, let’s talk more about other factors affected by dry skin. Eczema Dry skin can result in chronic eczema and/or bacterial infections. When skin is too dry, it becomes brittle, scaly, rough or tight, which can trigger an eczema flareup. Mature Skin As we mature, dryness becomes more common due to a lifetime of sun exposure and thinning skin that doesn’t hold moisture well. We also produce less natural oils. This is why you...

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Is Soap Drying Out Your Skin?

Does your skin feel dry or tight when you get out of the shower or bath? That could be your bar soap. Bar soaps have a higher pH, which means it may dehydrate your skin. I want to tell you some ingredients to look for when you're looking for a soap. First, look for a liquid soap, preferably an oil-based liquid soap, which has a lower pH. It's beneficial to sensitive skin and holding on to moisture in your skin. Below are some ingredients you should find in a nice moisturizing oil soap. Castile soap. Although it has soap in the name, Castile is actually an oil-based soap. Years ago when they originally made it in the Castile region of Spain,...

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5 Tips to Manage Your Eczema

Here are five tips to manage your eczema. For more tips, check out The 10 Best Tips to Manage Your Eczema. Our wild-harvested, organic Marula body oils moisturize, relieve and protect dry, chapping skin. They improve skin hydration, smoothness and reduce redness. Marula oil is a healing oil that can be used on your face, feet, and hands. It's suitable for all skin types.

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