Skin that lacks water in its upper layer and lower production of natural oils, dry out and this can cause challenges ... usually over a period of time and sometimes for years. Typically, these drying periods in winter when the influence of cold and wind combined with the heat from indoor heat sources, which causes lower humidity. Dry skin is also genetisk- and age specific. What matters is that the skin does not get produced enough fat in the skin so it can retain moisture while protecting themselves from extraneous influences. There may of course also be the disease and medical causes of dry skin. This skin condition can be extremely annoying and in some cases cause insomnia when itching interfere calm. ### Characteristics of dry skin: - skin may skælle in small flakes and have dry spots. It is often reddish and irritated, which is manifested by itching and stinging. Some even experience swelling, cracks and fissures in the most exposed places. - The dry skin is particularly sensitive and delicate, which increased by improper care or directly neglect. ### Prevention and Care: - It is recommended that you fail to bathe several times daily and may be taking a weekly floor washing. Long, hot and frequent bathing dries the skin significantly. - Excessive use of soap also dries out the skin, so it's a good idea to use soap with skin-friendly pH-value ... and much like without perfuming. - Dry skin after bath, instead of rubbing. That way you avoid excessive exposure of the skin's top layer. - Apply finally your fat moisturizer 2 times daily, preferably while the skin is still soft and moist. In this way recording of the skin cream and the impact is, of course, bigger. It is important that the cream contains moisture-retaining ingredients such as glycerin. The cream should otherwise be fatter in winter. Keep possibly your cream in the refrigerator as the cold cream seems more soothing to the skin. - Milk also has an amazing calming effect on the dry skin. The milk acts antiinflammatory and antipruritic. Dab it on the dry areas with a cotton pad and let it sit for five minutes before you wash the milk with a little cool water. - Air the your home and screw may reduce the heat. It can be very dry indoor air may be advantageous to use a nebulizer with water so the humidity is increased. - Tanning, whether it is natural or in the solarium, is recommended only in small quantities, as the skin dries out much of it and when at the same time may seem premature aging and even increased risk of skin cancer. - Eat healthy and drink water daily. Drying can namely also come from within. - Dress in airy cotton, rather than synthetic materials and scratchy wool. The skin needs peace and the ability to respire. ### Problems: Consult a doctor / dermatologist if ... - your skin is swollen and extremely itchy. - You might have got infection due to scratching marks and cracks. - You have had an allergic reaction to a medical præperat or a care product. - Your genes continue over longer periods. Remember - Children should always be supervised by a physician associated with extreme itching and dry skin. ### Nicehair.dk and dry skin: - At Nicehair.dk we have a wealth of wonderful products for your dry skin. It is difficult to recommend a particular brand because it is individual what the skin needs. - We recommend that you use a gentle yet effective cleansing morning and evening. Evening Cleaning is the most important, makeup and environmental impacts should not be allowed to cause more damage to your skin during the night. Always a good day and night cream afterwards. - Serum and facial oils can also be of great benefit for your dry skin. - If your body very dry problem points, it might be an idea to grease into a rich cream or body oil before you go to sleep. Slept like with clothes and socks on, so the cream is allowed to work as long as possible. - Under the category SKIN CARE will find products for different purposes in relation to treat your dry skin properly. The products are divided into various sub-categories, such as - skin types, FACE, BODY CARE and OTHER (The latter covers among other things the supplements that might be interesting for your dry skin). - Also, you have, in the category MAKEUP, the possibility of finding primers, colored face cream BB- / CCcreme, liquid and mineral foundations, which are also designed for dry skin type. - If you need help, do not hesitate to contact our customer service always friendly. Take care of your skin so it can take care of you!