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25 Tried-And-Tested Holy Grail Products If Your Skin Is Dry AF

Winter is coming.

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1. Lush's Butterbear, a bath bomb that has a heaping of cocoa butter — and is freakin' cute.

I've had eczema for my whole life but my skin became even more sensitive as I got older. When my skin is really bad — especially right before and during winter — Lush's Butterbear bath bomb is my lifesaver. It's made with natural ingredients so it doesn't irritate my skin... Plus, it's super cute!


Get it from Lush for $4.95.

3. Trader Joe's Body Butter, which you can pick up on your next grocery run.

This body butter is the best thing I have ever used. It's super inexpensive and is probably the cheapest beauty product I own. I would recommend it to literally anyone. It's the only moisturizer that calms my flakey, dry, red skin, and it smells awesome.


Get it from Amazon for $13.95 if you don't have a Trader Joe's nearby.


5. Nivea, in-shower body moisturizer, which keeps you moisturized for 24 hours without feeling sticky.


Get it from Amazon for $5.02.

6. Aveeno lotion, a daily moisturizer that heals and prevents dry skin.

I put this everywhere before I go to bed. It has oatmeal in it so that it moisturizes while it's healing my dry flaky skin!


Get it from Amazon for $7.29.

7. Vaseline Lip Therapy, a soothing balm that will save your cracking lips.

My lips cracked overnight just last week. It was so bad that it hurt to smile. I used this lip balm and it healed my lips in two days!


Get it from Amazon for $1.80.


8. Cetaphil, a skin cleanser that won't irritate or dry out your skin.

I was on Accutane for nine months a few years ago, and my skin went from super oily to super dry. Since then, this has really helped me!


Get the Cetaphil from Amazon for $8.69.

9. Palmer's, an oil that both heals and improves the appearance of dry skin.

One bottle lasts almost a whole year and my skin looks better than it ever has.


Get it from Amazon for $9.99.

10. Cortizone 10, intensive healing lotion that really works for skin with eczema.

Ever since I was little, I've struggled with super sensitive, dry skin. My skin turns red, blotchy, flaky and itchy. It's not fun. This has been a lifesaver for me. I put this on before I go to bed pretty much every night, and my skin looks and feels so much better the next morning. It's gotten me through many dry winters!


Get it from Amazon for $10.32.

11. CeraVe, a moisturizing cream that won't clog up your pores.,

I use this moisturizer every night before bed to take care of my dry skin. It’s very thick, and acts more like a mask than a moisturizer. The best part is it will soften your skin quickly without causing breakouts.


Get it from Amazon for $11.11.


12. Aquaphor Advanced Therapy Skin Protectant, a healing ointment you can pretty much put anywhere.

If you put it on your face (or any other area with dry skin) before you go to bed it makes your face feel like a baby the next day (you can also put this on babies).


Get it from Amazon for $12.25 and see its many uses here.

13. Neutrogena Hydro Boost Water Gel, a moisturizer that manages your combination skin.

I have skin that is somehow both super dry and super oily. Basically nothing helped until a friend with similar skin recommended Neutrogena Hydroboost water gel. I put it on every night before you go to bed. It's perfect — it keeps my face soft and the tiny pot lasts for ages.


Get it from Amazon for $12.53 and figure out if you have combination skin here.

14. Burt's Bees Hand Repair, a set that comes with gloves, hand cream, and cuticle cream for a deep, overnight treatment.

I get really dry skin in the winter. Like, my hands feel like the bark of a tree. When I was little, my mom used to make me put Vaseline on my hands and sleep with socks on (lol). As I grew up, I discovered Burt's Bees Hand Repair Kit which is a soothing lotion partnered with a glove to moisturize your hands overnight!


Get the pack of cream, gloves, and cuticle care from Amazon for $12.68.

15. Bath & Body Works True Blue Spa, a body cream that truly delivers the ~spa~ experience with its creamy texture and sweet scent.

It’s really rich and works well for a lot of different skin types.


Get it from Amazon for $12.96.


16. Noxcema Deep Cleansing Cream that's gentle enough to use every night and strong enough to wipe off all your makeup.

It's super great for getting all that dead dry skin off you're face and it doesn't dry you out!


Get it from Amazon for $13.49.

17. Lush's King of Skin, a moisturizer bar that soothes irritated skin with shea butter while it softens with banana.

I carry a bit of this bar in a little tin wherever I go — it's especially handy when I travel to cold countries. It works wonders on my hands, my face, and body.


Get it from Lush for $15.95.

18. The Body Shop Aloe Soothing Night Cream, which is made with sensitive skin in mind.

19. Banana Sleeping Pack, a sleep mask so cute, it almost doesn't matter that it also brightens your skin and smells like bananas.

It’s super duper moisturizing, smells amazing and doesn’t leave my face all greasy.


Get it from Amazon for $16.50.


20. Bend Soap, an all-natural bar that nourishes your skin with oatmeal, honey, and goat milk.

This soap keeps me feeling way more moisturized than anything else I've ever used. It's full of fats and vitamins, so it's awesome for people with dry skin, sensitive skin, or eczema.


Get a bar from Bend Soap for $4.95 and check out the soap designed for sensitive skin or the bar that's infused with lavender essential oils.

21. Origins Drink Up Intensive Overnight Mask, a mask that hydrates persistently dry skin and repairs skin damage.

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This mask is a total lifesaver in the winter! Once a week, I apply a thick layer before I go to sleep and wash it off in the morning. I always wake up with refreshed and hydrated skin.


This beauty blogger multi-masks, using both the Drink Up Intensive (to hydrate) and the Drink Up Clear Improvement (which clears up clogged pores).

Get the first from Sephora for $17 and the second for $17.

22. Dr.Jart+ Water Drop, a moisturizer that a dermatologist designed to hydrate without feeling sticky.

This moisturizer has worked wonders for my skin. It’s a little expensive, but completely worth I️t. —hannahg45c2a69d9

Try a travel size from Amazon for $14.28.

23. Lush's Ro's Argan body conditioner, an in-shower moisturizer that is like the dessert of showering, because it's such a treat.

This body conditioner is legit heaven. I rub it on right after the shower, and leave it on for about 15 minutes. My skin feels hydrated and super soft for the next two weeks.


Get it from Lush for $35.95.

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