4 Ingredients That Help Fight Your Dry Skin

Update your skin care routine with these products that can help keep your skin smooth, moist, and healthy.

4 Ingredients That Help Fight Your Dry Skin

Struggling with rough, cracked, and flaky dry skin? We rounded up five ingredients that could help soften skin and seal in moisture — try them as part of your daily routine. Finish your day by washing your face with warm water and a mild cleanser. In the morning use a hydrating cream with humectants and at night use jojoba oil or occlusive emollients to bolster the skin's protective barrier. Give these ingredients a try for improved skin.

Hyaluronic Acid

Don't be deceived by the name of this ingredient – hyaluronic acid is a natural substance abundantly found in skin. Hyaluronic acid is a common humectants found in skin creams. It might have powerful hydrating capabilities, which might help your skin hold on to water more effectively in some cases with certain types of creams. Using a moisturizer with hyaluronic acid on your skin immediately after washing your face or showering to could help trap the water close to your skin.

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