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|Basic skin care habits during the winter can neutralize aging and dryness.|
Plummeting temperatures and whipping winds are here for much of the country, and no matter where you live, cooler and drier winter air can really wreak havoc on your skin. When humidity is lower and indoor heat is on full blast, your skin gets stripped of the moisture it needs, causing dryness and dullness.
All these factors can exacerbate the visible signs of aging, from loss of elasticity to lines and wrinkles. There are natural oils already in healthy skin that help create a protective barrier, but this time of year, extra TLC is essential to combatting both aging and the changing elements – and you don’t need to spend a fortune to make that happen.
Your lightweight moisturizers and oil-free cleansers work well in summer, but winter months call for a