7 Steps to Banishing Stubborn Dry Skin Patches Forever

These tips will help you banish dry patches forever!


Inevitably, dry skin patches tend to be unavoidable during winter—until now! No matter where you live, we’ve got tried, tested and proven ways to banish those stubborn dry winter patches to reveal healthy, moisturized, and replenished skin.

Follow these easy steps a few days a week with our favorite products jam packed with healthy, organic ingredients.

  1. 1. Exfoliate

Root Science’s Polish facial Exfoliant, $60: makes cruelty-free look so chic and glamorous! Try this sophisticated exfoliating treatment to scrub away the impurities of the day. Complete with nature’s most powerful skin regenerating ingredients and brightening turmeric to deliver youth restoring antioxidants. As you’ve heard, the first step in eliminating dry skin patches is to remove the dead skin cells and draw out impurities. This “superfood” skin treatment is overflowing with Vitamin C rich fruit fibers, healing herbs and detoxifying clays. Great skin begins with this crucial step!

2. Apply a Replenishing Mask

Root Science’s Reborn Facial Mask, $60: is designed to repair, brighten and prevent while providing a spa quality facial experience. Enrich any self-care ritual with this youth enhancing detox treatment—designed to soften lines, even skin tone, stimulate collagen, and restore a youthful glow. 

3. Soothe

Advanced Hyaluronic Serum Instant Skin Hydrator $15: is a rich, yet lightweight humectant, that locks in moisture while renewing with all the benefits of hyaluronic acid. This delicious serum is enhanced with aloe, apple extract, glycerin, and red seaweed to restore, soothe and truly transform your complexion. Introduce this fluid serum for extra suppleness, and anti-aging skin renewal this winter. 

4. Heal Overnight

DermaE Hydrating Night Creme, $29.95: provides thorough hydration throughout your sleep. This lightweight creme plumps the look of fine lines and moisturizes for a radiant, younger-looking complexion.

5. Plump + Refresh In The Morning

Ren Clean Skincare Flash Hydro-Boost, $42: feels like a spa bath in a bottle. We’re quite addicted to it  in the mornings! Mix this hydration booster with water to immediately plump your skin and prevent the aging effects of dehydration—enhancing your skin’s ability to transfer and retain moisture. When used continuously over time, it helps reduce fine lines and prevent water loss from the skin. Use daily before your moisturizer. 

6. Calm During The Day

Pai Chamomile and Rosehip Calming Day Cream’s, $60: ultra clean formula minimizes the risk of winter irritation. Help calm the appearance of reactive, chapped, red skin with rich Matricine and Chamazulene—nature’s powerful skin soothing agents. Best of all, this potent light creme is rosacea-friendly and packed with Omegas 3, 6, 7 & 9 to help repair and regenerate damaged skin.

7. Protect

Juice Beauty’s Sport SPF 30 Sunscreen, $16: delivers water-resistant, chemical-free broad spectrum sun protection. Remember effective winter skincare also calls for SPF. We love this one because it blends rich organic jojoba and soothing aloe with antioxidants and vitamins for ultimate daily protection. 

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MARITZA BUELVAS is a content producer for beauty bibles and celebrity lifestyle sites. You can find her at BeautyForBloggers.com and follow along @beautyforbloggers.