One of the best things about the CHAARG Community is how girls are always there for you with advice! When we asked how to handle dry skin, the tribe shared some of their fav products + secrets —
1] HERBIVORE BOTANICALS >> Lapis Facial Oils
Apply + massage 1-3 drops of this oil to your face + its component of Azulene will act as an anti-inflammatory // antibacterial to reduce redness // clarify your complexion.
2] AQUAPHOR >> Advanced Therapy Healing Ointment
Aquaphor serves as a skin protection + healing product. It helps relieve chapped // cracked skin + protects from wind // cold weather.
3] AVEENO >> Eczema Therapy Moisturizing Cream
This cream is enriched with ceramide [an essential lipid] to enhance + restore your skin’s protective function. This cream helps reduce itchiness + irritation in the skin [++eczema].
4] MOUNTAIN ROSE HERBS >> Rosehip Seed Oil
Rosehip oil is considered a “dry” oil, meaning it soaks into the skin really well without leaving any greasy residue. It is gentle + a great hydrator // moisturizer! You can even incorporate it into a cream or lotion.
After washing your face, you can apply Vaseline on any dry areas before bed to lock in moisture + keep dry skin soft // hydrated.
6] YES TO TOMATOES >> Clear Skin Daily Balancing Moisturizer
Rich in antioxidants + Dead Sea minerals, it both moisturizes + balances to keep your complexion carefree.
7] JURLIQUE >> Rosewater Balancing Mist
This lightweight mist hydrates // balances your complexion + refreshes your skin, so it’s great to use after getting out of the shower or before leaving for the day. [bonus: it naturally sets makeup ; )]
8] CHAPSTICK >> Moisturizer
Chapstick can be used as moisturizer on small spots // under makeup. It’s full of aloe + vitamin E, so it softens // protects like a champ.
9] CLINIQUE >> Moisture Surge Extended Thirst Relief
This cream-gel penetrates your skin + locks in moisture to give you that beautiful extra glow!
10] CLINIQUE >> Moisture Surge Face Spray Thirsty Skin Relief
There’s no oil in this spray — just moisture // aloe — so it replenishes moisture, restores balance, soften // smoothes, ++ refreshes your skin, esp. after an intense sweat sesh!
11] MARIO BADESCU >> Protein Night Cream
Rich with antioxidant vitamin A, this intense moisturizing replenishing night cream helps preserve skin’s tone // elasticity.
12] IMPERIALIS >> Facial Moisturizer
Imperialis is meant to work well with most skin types to ease + soothe irritations + encourages the skin to produce more natural oils [so just a dab is all you need!]. Plus the orange blossom water + lavender infusion balances // brightens your skin + leaves you smelling lovely!
13] BULK APOTHECARY >> Extra Virgin Olive Oil
After washing your face before bed, applying extra virgin olive oil can provide a shield of moisture for skin overnight.
14] DR. JART >> Water Drop Moisturizer
This moisturizer is full of antioxidant + is great for all skin types. It will brighten // nourish your skin + provide long-lasting moisture // hydration.
15] CETAPHIL >> Daily Facial Moisturizer
This lightweight, non-greasy, fragrance-free daily moisturizer [with the extra protection of SPF 15!] is perfect even for the most sensitive skin.
16] JOSIE MARAN >> Argan Oil
This oil is full of antioxidants, vitamin E, + essential fatty acids to hydrate // nourish your skin. Grown organically in Morocco, pure Argan oil easily absorbs into the skin to give you a fresh glow, ++ is especially good for sensitive // acne-prone skin.
17] SHEA MOISTURE >> 100% Virgin Coconut Oil Hydration Overnight Face Oil
We already know the many benefits of coconut oil. Why not put some on your face? This product is a daily overnight treatment that deeply restores your skin to leave it feeling hydrated + refreshed in the morning.
18] RODAN + FIELDS >> Soothe Moisture Replenishing Cream
The “rich, dewy formula” is meant to moisturize, nourish, + replenish skin.
19] LUSH >> Oatifix Fresh Face Mask
The blend of soothing oats, mashed banana, + ground almonds will soften your skin, while the blend of illipe butter, sandalwood oil, + glycerin will lock moisture in.
20] MARY KAY >> TimeWise Moisture Renewal Gel Mask
This gel mask will instantly hydrate, while also locking in moisture, to make your skin “appear less stressed + feeling nourished, purified, + calm.”
The options for fighting the good fight [of dry skin!] are endless! Who knew skin care could be so fun? We want to hear what works best for our #BoltBabes, so let us know which products you try + LOVE! What are you secrets? Let us know if we’re missing out on any other life-changing skin-moisturizing products : )
++ Cassie [@cassiem_inchaarg] // Belmont University