December 8, 2022


Health Is a Human Right

7 Winter Skin Care Tips To Keep In Mind

7 Winter Skin Care Tips to Keep Your Face and Body Moisturized

Winter is a joyous and beautiful season that marks the end of one year and the beginning of another in India. Festive cheer is all around as people layer themselves in jackets and shawls and enjoy warm foods and beverages. However, this marvellous season does see some common issues such as cold and cough, low immunity and fever, dry and dull hair, and worst of all: dry and itchy skin.

Our skin contains less moisture during the winter season which makes even normal skin types and oily skin types feel some amount of dryness during this season. Not tending to dry skin can cause itchiness, redness, and many other serious skin concerns. It can also ruin your skin’s overall look and make it dull and unappealing entirely. 

However, you can fight winter and all its harsh effects on your skin by simply following some essential winter skin care tips.

  1. Hydration is key. To fight dryness, it is important to keep your skin hydrated to keep it glowing and healthy. Hence you must look to drink at least 3 litres of water even if you don’t feel like it due to the cold weather.
  2. Use lukewarm water to shower. Hot water and soap can be stripping of moisture which can exacerbate dryness on your skin. Hence it is important to gently towel dry your skin by dabbing and not rubbing and following it up with a nourishing and super hydrating body lotion all over your body. Great body care is the most important step in fighting winter dryness.
  3. Next is face care. Winter is a good time to switch up your routine and add a creamy or foamy face wash that does not rid the face of moisture and in turn, contains hydrating ingredients like Hyaluronic acid. Charmis Deep Radiance Face Wash is a gentle and effective face wash with many such 
  4. Once your face is clean, avoid rubbing it aggressively with a towel. Make sure to dab with gentle motions and once dried, use a hydrating toner to add the first layer of moisture to your skin. A good toner will not only soften and moisturise your skin, but it will also clear clogged pores and any excess dirt.
  5. Use an extra nourishing face cream that can keep your face protected and nourished in the cold season with cold cream. These creams are thicker than normal moisturisers and are perfect for the harsh winter. Charmis Deep Nourishing Cold cream is one such extraordinary cold cream to have in your winter skincare ammo. This charmis cream contains the goodness of Vitamin A, C,E that gives your skin a healthy soft glow.
  6. Don’t forget SPF! Even if the winter sun is faint, you must not miss wearing your daily SPF. As the sun’s rays are known to cause innumerable skin issues including skin cancer, not wearing sunscreen is a huge risk to take. So, make sure to add a thick layer of sunscreen after you are done with your skincare routine!
  7. Moisturise your lips with lip oil or lip balm. The best way to keep chapped lips away and keep your face looking presentable is to moisturise your lips regularly. Lip oils are a new trendy way of keeping your lips nourished while also having a glossy look.

Follow these 7 important tips to fight winter with an infallible skincare routine!