Dry skin is characterized by small and equally distributed skin pores all over the body and low sebum production through the sebaceous glands in the skin. Dry skin has many benefits but along with that, it has many disadvantages also.
Dry skin is very prone to early aging and damage. Dry skin can be handled with very little care during the hot and humid weather, but the problem appears during the winters when the moisture level of the skin is greatly reduced, and the skin starts to freckle and appear bumpy.
But there is no need to worry anymore about your skin in the coming winter, because this article will help you find some of the best home remedies to keep your skin hydrated all through the year.
5 Effective Home Remedies For Dry And Bumpy Skin
Avocado is a fruit, which works wonders on dry skin. Cut the avocado in half and take out the pulp of the avocado in a small bowl. Put some honey into the avocado and mash the pulp to mix the honey with the avocado pulp.
Cleanse your face properly with a soap-free face wash or cold milk and then apply the paste all over your face. Keep this mask for at least 30 minutes and then wash off with cold water. Apply this nourishing mask twice a week to get a glowing and moisturized skin.
Olive oil and vitamin E
Olive oil is very nourishing for the skin. The layer of the oil on the skin traps the natural moisture of the skin and prevents it from drying and freckling. Vitamin E is very vital for getting a glowing and healthy skin.
Vitamin E speeds up the cell regeneration process and replaces the old and hard skin with new and soft skin. Take a bowl and combine the olive oil and vitamin E together. Apply this mixture all over your body, especially on your knuckles, knees, and other dry parts to get rid of dry and bumpy skin.
Glycerin helps to keep the skin moisturized by creating a thick layer of lubricant on the skin. This prevents the moisture of the skin from escaping.
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Glycerin can be applied by mixing a little bit of water with it; otherwise, raw glycerin is very thick and sticky. Apply the water-glycerin mixture all over your body and then wash off only with water after 2-3 hours, if you feel uncomfortable with its stickiness.
Cream of milk is very good for treating dry and bumpy skin, because cream has a high level of oil in it. You can use cream on your entire body, but people normally use it on their face, lips and the areas which are extremely prone to dryness and itchiness.
Extract the fresh cream from milk and then combine it with a little bit of honey. Apply this paste on your face and body twice to thrice a week, to get soft and moisturized skin.
Egg Yolks and Honey
Honey is a moisturizing agent, while egg helps to nourish the skin with its essential fats and vitamins. Take two to three tablespoons of honey and combine them with the yolk of an egg. Discard the egg white, because egg whites have drying effects on the skin.
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Whisk the egg yolk with the honey to make a fine paste. Apply this paste on your skin and leave for at least 30-40 minutes. Wash off with warm water and then follow with cold water. Apply a little bit of rose water to remove the foul smell of the egg yolk.
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