- Dec 5, 2013
Winter skin care is essential if you hate having dry, chapped skin on your face and hands. The combination of cooler weather plus indoor heat and lots of hand-washing to avoid getting sick during cold and flu season is the perfect combination for dry skin.

Fortunately there are tons of different kinds of lotions to apply to keep your skin silky smooth and hydrated. Finding the perfect skin care solution for you can take a bit of experimentation, since there are so many lotions with varied levels of thickness, absorption and scent.

For those who like to know exactly what goes onto their skin, there are plenty of DIY recipes for body lotions and hand creams.

From DIY Body Cream to Soothing Sensation Tissues: