Dry/Dehydrated


How does a dry dehydrate skin feel like?

You can identify if your skin is dehydrated by taking the PINCH TEST

  1. Pinch a small amount of skin on your cheek, abdomen, chest, or the back of your hand and hold for a few seconds.
  2. If your skin snaps back, you’re likely not dehydrated.
  3. If it takes a few moments to bounce back, you’re likely dehydrated.
  4. Repeat in other areas if you’d like.

Your skin is dehydrated if you feel

  • Itchiness
  • Skin dullness
  • Sensitivity to fine lines and wrinkles
  • Darker under-eye circles, or tired eye appearance

Understanding this skin types if your skin is generally dry, during certain seasons you can tend to be dehydrated.

what can you do about it?

 This skin types need to focus on recharging hydration. Some ingredients that are safe for this skin type are hyaluronic acid ,aloe , honey ,snail mucin. ceramides can be useful to protect the skin barrier from further moisture loss.