• The Dry Season

    13 days ago - By Organic Spa Magazine

    For much of the nation, any given winter packs a dermatologic triple-threat: dry outdoor air, even dryer indoor air and buffeting winds. But with this winter's addition of masks and perpetual handwashing, skincare anxiety is running unseasonably high. Thus the intel and antidotes you'll find here.
    First, know that masks may prove beauty allies in winter, however counterintuitively: “They can help trap moisture,” explains Dendy Engelman, MD, a dermatologist at New York City's Shafer Clinic Fifth Avenue. “The only way they'd exacerbate dryness is if they were too tight and causing friction.”...
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