Winter makes everything around bright and beautiful, except your skin. Issues like dry and dull skin are too common during the colder months. The harsh weather and dry air rob skin of its natural oils and make it look rough and lifeless. Thankfully, nature has been kind to bless us with ingredients that can put the lost moisture back into our skin and make it look soft and smooth.
Here are 5 ingredients that will save you from dryness this winter
Rich in anti-aging, anti-inflammatory and sun protecting properties, Shea butter penetrates deep into the layers of the skin to tackle winter skin problems such as dryness and redness. Vitamin A in Shea butter improves several skin conditions such as wrinkles, blemishes, eczema and more.
Brimming with anti-oxidants, cocoa butter repairs damaged skin tissues and give you glowing and smooth skin. Like Shea butter, cocoa butter too penetrates deep into the skin and addresses dryness from inside out. The Vaseline Total Moisture Cocoa Butter Body Lotion is infused with Shea and cocoa butter to give you long lasting nourishment.
Aloe vera is one ingredient that should be used throughout the year, however what makes it particularly essential during winter is its amazing moisturising property. This super ingredient rids skin of dead cells and adds luminosity to it. The Lakme 9 to 5 Naturale Aloe Aqua Gel contains 100% pure aloe vera hydrates skin and is suitable for all skin types. It can also be worn as a primer under your makeup.
Often referred to as a miracle ingredient, coconut oil quenches your skin’s thirst like no other. Make this inexpensive yet extremely beneficial product your go-to ingredient to tackle all sorts of dryness. Whether its skin, hair, lips or cuticles coconut oil will smoothen and nourish them all and keep dryness at bay.
This natural and easily available ingredient moisturises, protects as well as adds a healthy glow to your skin. Treat your skin to the sweetness of honey this winter and make it look soft and supple naturally.
Written by Sanya Hamdani on Dec 04, 2018
Sanya Hamdani is a skincare enthusiast and lipstick hoarder, she truly believes no two red lipsticks look exactly alike. With a Master's degree in Communication & Journalism and 5+ years of digital writing experience up her sleeve, Sanya has some of the biggest beauty experts in the country on her speed dial. When she's not swatching products or writing about the latest trends in beauty, you will find her watching F.R.I.E.N.D.S. or cooking up a storm in the kitchen.