Dry Skin Alert for Residents of the Midwest

A blast of cold, dry air is hitting the Midwest in early December, 2016, which means that indoor humidity levels will also fall as the dry air enters residences with the normal air exchange that occurs between indoor and outdoor air. Drying stresses on skin will definitely increase during the cold spell, moderated only by the building properties and indoor temperatures associated with individual houses. This is the time to be proactive about your skin care in order to control the occurrence of dry, flaky skin.

Key Tips for dealing with Winter Dry Skin

Here are the basic tips to keep your skin hydrated so that it looks and feels great during periods in the winter months when external drying stressors are elevated: