Winter Skincare Tips, From Head to Toe
Anything that creates an occlusive barrier (i.e., traps moisture) on skin helps lotions and creams soak in. So slip on some cotton gloves over lotion to help moisturize parched hands.
"Even wearing them for an hour can really soften up your skin," says Miami dermatologist Alicia Barba, MD. Start with Vaseline Intensive Rescue Healing Hand Cream ($4; mass retailers).