Skin Care

Skin Care: Best Way to Treat Dry Skin in Summer Season

Written by Beatrice Peter

Dry skin is often associated with the cooler winter months that can cause the skin to scale, itch, or crack. It is often difficult to find solutions to dry skin in the summer time. To treat dry skin in summer time, we must identify what’s contributing to the lack of moisture.

Whatever the season, skin care is especially important if you live in a dry region, which makes supple smooth skin dry. Moisturise skin with a lotion during summers as it not only replenishes skin flaking but also seals moisture in. If you have chronic dry skin and are worried about the approaching summer season, try taking care of dry skin at home.

Every person has their own skin type. Skin types may include normal, oily, dry, and sensitive. Skin types may be categorized on the following factors

  • Hydrating factor
  • Oil factor which mainly affects softness of skin
  • Sensitivity factor

Scorching heat of summer can worse the skin if ignored and may take a heavy toll on skin. In summer dry skin may be due to dehydration, ultraviolet rays, pollution and of course dust particles. Sometimes hormonal changes may cause dry skin. Genetic factor may also play a vital role for dry skin.

Dry skin is mainly due to various factors which show skin cracks, peeling of skin, irritation and your skin may become rough and scaly. There are some easy ways by which we can get rid of from dry skin. Hydration is the most common care for dry skin. Drinking a lot of coconut water, orange juice and watermelon in summer easily hydrates our skin. In other words one must include liquid supplements in their daily routine.

Best Way to Treat Dry Skin in Summer Season

Moisturize your skin

Apply rich moisturizer twice or thrice daily or even apply when go out in sun.

Don’t expose to sunlight

Remain indoor during noon hours. Because in noon sun rays are very strong and have great effect on the skin thus make skin dry.

Face pack

Make a paste of half cup yogurt, five tablespoons of gram flour a pinch of turmeric and five –six drops of rosewater. Apply this on the skin to avoid dryness.

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Take help of natural oils

Apply a mixture of equal quantity of almond oil and vinegar before an hour of bathing.

Exfoliate dead skin regularly

Twice a week exfoliate your skin to remove dead skin that is mainly due to strong sun rays. For exfoliation prepare a mixture of equal quantity of gram flour sandalwood powder and Multani mitti. Mix the content with rosewater and scrub the skin to avoid dryness.


Mash two tablespoon of papaya with honey and one egg white. Leave the paste for 15 minutes and enjoy glowing skin.

Never scrub

Don’t scrub your body during bathing and drying.

Use natural moisturizer

Honey is a natural moisturizer which make skin soft and can be applied directly on the skin.

Almonds for dry skin

Soak 4-5 almonds in water during night. Grind the almonds and make a smooth paste. After that add 1 tablespoon of honey. Apply on face and leave it for 10 minutes and get smooth skin.

Select appropriate soap

Right use of soaps is also a major factor to avoid the dryness of skin. As highly scented soaps are very harsh and may strip away the skin oils, thus making the skin drier. Try to use herbal and fragrance free soaps.

Keep hydrated

At last the best way to keep you hydrate drink at least 15-20 glasses of water during the day. This will help in preventing skin dryness and help the skin stay moisturized. Also wash your face with cold water 3-4 times a day.

Dry skin is extremely sensitive to the sun, wind and cold temperature. To avoid dry skin make sure that you don’t expose your skin to sun and always moisturize your skin.

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Beatrice Peter

Beatrice Peter - a mother, a lover, best swimmer :) kind heart cheerful young and peaceful, let me walk us all the way through all my beauty and skin care tips, my vision is to see us all very beautiful, shinning and healthy.

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