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Tips to combat dry skin from central heating

Central heating is a saviour in the Winter, however, it can wreak havoc to our skin. The combination of the cold weather and central heating can dry out the skin, and make it look dreary and dull. To combat dry skin, that’s caused from being exposed to the effects of central heating and harsh weather conditions,  you need to find ways to pep up the skin, so that it’s moisturised and possesses a healthy glow! Scroll down for skincare tips that will help you combat parched winter skin. tips to combat dry skin from central heating- humidifier   Tips to combat dry skin from central heating - humidifier Humidifier’s are great for combatting the drying effects of indoor heating. Placing a humidifier in the warmest room of your house is key. Humidifier’s essentially force moisture into the air which mean that less moisture will be drawn from the surface of the skin. To make your own DIY humidifier, simply fill a bowl with water and place it close to the radiator, allowing the water to evaporate into the air. Shop here Skincare tips to combat central heating (4) skincare tipd to combat cebtral heating - origins  To rid of dry skin, mix a bit of exfoliator into your cleanser. Mixing exfoliator into your cleanser is more gentle on the skin than using exfoliator on it’s own. Exfoliate twice a week to un-clog pores helping you to brighten the skin! We love Origins Modern Friction Scrub   tips to combat dry skin from central heating moisturiser Tips to combat dry skin from central heating - l'occitane - embryolisse Moisturising is obviously one of the most important steps for combating dry skin from central heating. The combination of cold weather and indoor heating causes your skin to change. Extra moisturiser is essential during the winter months. Choose a moisturiser that will help to revive dull, dry skin. Ingredients like shea butter or coconut oil for the body are great for locking in moisture. A perfect moisturiser for winter is Embryolisse Lait-Creme Concentre Nourishing Moisturiser. tips to combat dry skin from central heating 2 Tips to combat dry skin from central heating - l'occitane Skin oil will give your skin that extra quench of thirst it requires and locks in much needed moisture. Massaged into the skin, it will not only look and feel luxurious on your skin but it will deeply moisturise dry skin and provide a protective barrier against the environment and cold weather effects.  One of our favourite skin oils is L’Occitane Almond Supple Skin Oil. tips to combat dry skin from central heating 3 - drink plenty of water To unleash that inner glow, water is the way to go! Drinking plenty of water is a given really, but ensuring you drink water in winter is essential for combatting dry skin. Central heating can make your skin dull and sallow looking. If you crave comfort in a warm drink, try warm water with a slice of lemon or camomile tea.  Cover image source: Getty Images
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