What is dry skin?

Dry skin is a common condition which is lack of appropriate amount of water in the most superficial layer of the skin (epidermis). It is characterized by small fine flakes, dry patches and cracks. Environmental factors such as humidity and temperature have a significant effect on the amount of water retained within the skin. Side effect of some medications as well as a by-product of certain skin diseases may also cause dry skin.

Essential Oils for Dry Skin

Frankincense (more info | product): Anti-aging benefits, where skin looks older when it is dry
Sandalwood (more info | product): Itch-relieve and skin-softening properties.
Lavender (more info | product): Gentle and good for sensitive skin, it is effective against bacteria that cause skin irritations.
Ylang Ylang (more info | product): Soothe skin and provide nourishment to replenish and hydrate the skin.
Chamomile (more info  |  product) Provide moisture to dry, itchy skin and soothe the itching and burning irritation of extremely dry skin.

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Beauty Oils For Dry Skin

Rice bran oil that is full of antioxidants, Vitamin B & E, go deep into the skin to hydrate and moisturize. It help to firm and tighten your look and maintain hydration which helps to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Camellia oil's emollient properties naturally soften skin. Its exceptional composition of fatty acids retains a powerful reservoir of hydration to keep skin plump and glowing while remaining extremely fast-absorbing and lightweight.

Skincare Tips

- Apply moisturizer immediately after washing as it work by trapping existing moisture in your skin. Use only gentle, unscented skin care product that is not too harsh for the dry skin.

- Avoid showering with hot water as it strip off natural oil from the body that helps to trap moisture, keeping the skin smooth and moist.

- Include humidifier and water mist diffuser in your daily environment the boost the moisture in indoor that can help to alleviate dry skin due to dry and humid air.