Health Tips: 10 Steps to Stop Winter from Weathering Your Skin

Dermatologist Robyn Gmyrek, MD, suggests the following ten suggestions to help turn your alligator skin into suede:

  1. 1. Moisturize daily
  2. 2. Cleanse your skin, but don’t overdo it
  3. 3. Limit the use of hot water and soap
  4. 4. Humidify
  5. 5. Protect yourself from the wind
  6. 6. Avoid extreme cold
  7. 7. Protect your skin from the sun
  8. 8. Avoid winter tanning
  9. 9. Take vitamin D supplements
  10. 10. See your dermatologist