5 Winter Skincare Hacks

young African American woman in fur hooded coat winterYour skin is the largest organ on your body, and in the winter it takes a real beating. Those harsh winds and low temperatures are no joke! Try some of these quick tricks to combat some of the winter’s worst attempts at compromising your skin’s beauty.

1. Gel Peels

In the winter exfoliating can do more harm than good. A gentle gel peel is a much better option. Scrubbing your skin with harsh exfoliators can cause permanent damage in the cold winter months. The cool air creates dry skin that when scrubbed and rubbed can cause tearing and rawness. Gel peels are a gentler way of removing dead skin and cleansing the skin of impurities.

2. Tea

Do you struggle with dry lips in the winter? Are your lips chaffing and peeling? Brew a cup of your favorite tea. Take the used tea bags and set them to the side to chill. After they have chilled, hold them on your lips for 10-15 min. The tannins in the tea will help to not only soothe, but also…

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