If you don't keep your skin as healthy and hydrated as possible during these brutal winter months, it often ends up in one of two ways: dry, cracked and flaky, or painfully tight, splotchy and burning. Here are three moisturizers to help you get some cold comfort.
This vitamin-rich lotion is lightweight and oil-free and its calming properties will reduce redness and soothe post-shave skin.
$45, by Malin + Goetz
Save your dough with a simple cocoa butter that absorbs quickly, so don't worry about moisturizing before getting dressed.
$7, by Queen Helene
Keep this greaseless fragrance-free oatmeal-based lotion handy and reapply a few times a day to fight dryness and cracks.
$10, by Aveeno
Hydrate from Within
Nutrition can play a big factor in winter skin as well. Take an Omega-3 supplement or snack on walnuts, blueberries and raspberries. Eat foods rich in vitamin A (sweet potatoes, carrots and dark, leafy greens), which strengthens skin and allows it to create new layers.