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Best Face Wash For Dry Skin

Dry, itchy skin got you losing your mind? The onslaught of dry season only adds to the troubles thanks to the questionable formulas you have been slathering on your skin. Don’t get us wrong, but the last thing you want to do is suck away the last traces of hope (read: moisture) when cleansing.

That being said, it’s never too late to switch to a face wash that finally frees your face from feeling like a sandpaper. What your skin needs is a face wash that will wipe away the dirt of the day while restoring hydration that’s been lost, back into your skin.

Best Face Wash For Dry Skin Women

How do you figure, you have found the one? A good face wash will leave your skin squeaky clean without stripping away of its natural oils or leaving it dry ; think supple, hydrated, and happy skin without any signs of dryness. Scroll ahead to find our picks of the best face washes for dry skin.

Best Face Wash For Dry Skin – Nivea Face Wash

1. NIVEA Milk Delights Face Wash Honey - Dry Skin

Grandma attested concoction of milk and honey is bottled in this cute, drop resembling bottle. The milk acts as a natural cleanser while the honey intensely moisturizes your skin; together they breathe life into dry complexion. Think of it as a nourishing solution to make your skin plumper and less parched. Wrap your face with a burst of hydration each time you wash your face.

2. Just Herbs Silksplash Neem-Orange Rehydrant Face Wash

If you are seeking a formula harsh on impurities yet gentle enough to coddle dry skin, your search ends here. The Just Herbs Silksplash Neem-Orange Rehydrant Face Wash dissolves every last trace of dust, grime and make-up residue while delivering a velvety sheen all day long. Infused with Sandalwood, Calendula, Neem and Orange extracts, it spells respite for flaky skin. Free from parabens and synthetic ingredients, it promises to treat your skin right and not strip it off its natural oils while cleansing. The faint aroma of herbs is just an added bonus.

Best Face Wash For Dry Skin – Just Herbs Face Wash
Best Face Wash For Dry Skin -WOW Skin Science Aloe Vera Face Wash

3. WOW Skin Science Aloe Vera Hydrating Gentle Face Wash Bottle

What do you get when you combine Aloe Vera, Cucumber, Calendula, and Green Tea? A soothing, nourishing formula that refreshes tired skin and gives it the much needed hydration boost. WOW Skin Science Aloe Vera Hydrating Gentle Face Wash Bottle with its toxin-free ingredients cleanses and tones skin while balancing skin oils and hydration levels; besides, it stimulates collagen production and minimizes dryness. What we love the most about this one is the cool sensation that it leaves after every rinse.

4. Everyuth Naturals Moisturizing Fruit Face Wash With Apple Extracts

An apple a day keeps the dryness at bay. And no one knows it better than the Everyuth Naturals Moisturizing Fruit Face Wash With Apple Extracts. It washes away dirt from deep within the pores and helps your skin retain moisture and essential nutrients that are lost due to exposure to environment. It lathers up quickly to treat your skin to the gentle hydrators released from fruity extracts. Just squeeze a dollop onto your palm and work up lather to massage on your face. The result? Your silkiest and smoothest skin yet.

Best Face Wash For Dry Skin – Everyuth Face Wash
Best Face Wash For Dry Skin - Perenne Sulphate Free Hydrating Face Wash

5. Perenne Sulphate Free Hydrating Face Wash

Here’s the thing about dry skin: It loves to be coddled at all times. Perenne Sulphate Free Hydrating Face Wash, packed with the goodness of Kiwi and Grapefruit enrobes your skin in a moisturizing formula that leaves it smoother, each time you rinse. A step up from your average face washes, this one also contains Glycolic Acid to clear tan and Vitamin C to improve your complexion. Also, can we please talk about how gorgeous it looks?

6. Spawake Moisture Solution Face Wash

What if everyday could feel like you just visited the spa? Loaded with sea minerals, the Spawake Moisture Solution Face Wash recreates the spa-like experience during your daily cleanse. The rich, bouncy, creamy foam dissolves make-up residues and impurities while retaining moisture and imparting a pearl-like-glow to your face. Oh and it’s lightly scented so you feel good even after. The only problem is that, it’ so soothing, you will be tempted to prolong the cleansing — you've been warned!

Best Face Wash For Dry Skin – Spawake Moisture Solution Face Wash
Best Face Wash For Dry Skin -WOW Skin Science Foaming Face Wash

7. WOW Skin Science Coconut Hydrating Foaming Face Wash with Pump

Don’t we all know unearthing beautiful skin can start with a sip of coconut water? Of course, we do but it’s either a lot of work or too expensive to be a daily affair. Meet: WOW Skin Science Coconut Hydrating Foaming Face Wash with Pump. Fortified with Coconut Water, Aloe Vera, Pro Vitamin B5 and Vitamin E think of it as a bottled skin hydrator that can do an incredible job as well. This purifying face wash dissolved deep-seated dirt while restoring the lost glow and moisture. Bonus points for the ease of use thanks to the pump.

8. St.Botanica Berry Revitalizing Face Wash

Spent years finding the right cleanser for your dry skin? Fret not, you are berry close to the hydration station. The St.Botanica Berry Revitalizing Face Wash infused with Juniper Berry Oil, Raspberry Extract, Strawberry Extract, Olive Oil, and Pro Vitamin B5, removes surface toxins while the moisture lock technology helps replenish skin’s moisture barrier. The anti-oxidant rich ingredients take cleansing a step ahead and polish your complexion to reveal an enviable glow. Even better? It’s free of Parabens and Sulfates.

Best Face Wash For Dry Skin -St. Botanica Berry Revitalizing Face Wash

Taking Care Of Dry Skin The Right Way

Winter is coming and a few things done right will help you survive the dry skin forecast ahead.

  • Add a few drops of Coconut Oil or Almond Oil to your regular moisturizer before your slather it on your skin. Layering skin with oil will help combat extreme dryness. However, refrain from going overboard with oil if your skin is prone to breakouts as it will only aggravate it.
  • Reinforce beauty sleep by putting on a hydrating mask right before you hit the bed. To amp up the hydration, you can also add a few drops of facial serum. Be prepared to sleep like a baby and wake up with rejuvenated skin.
  • We know it may sound counterintuitive but scrubbing does help. Exfoliating your skin once a week will help clear pores, buff away dead skin cells and aid better absorption of hydrating products.
  • Remember shower-hop-moisturizer. As soon as you hop out of the shower, pick your favorite moisturizer and slather it generously, when your skin is till damp. Why? Moisturizers work best when your skin is still hydrated and get absorbed better.
  • Breathing life into dry, dull complexion goes beyond the world of creams and lotions. Dry indoor air can suck the moisture out of your skin and leave it parched. Plugging in a humidifier can go a long way in increasing moisture levels in the air around you and making your skin less susceptible to dryness.
  • You wouldn’t steer clear of fats if you knew how much your skin loves ‘em. Healthy fats like Omega-3 fatty acids help skin stay supple and moisturized. A low fat diet may work well for shedding those extra pounds but it would mean compromising on your skin health.
  • Not to ruin the party but too much booze, and caffeine can cause dehydration which results in dry skin. On days when you do have had a little too much to drink, ensure you balance it out with tons of water to keep your body hydrated.

FAQs On Face Wash For Dry Skin

1. Can face wash cause dry skin?

Face wash doesn’t dry out your skin as long as you stick to formulas that are alcohol-free, and soap-free. Be wary of any face wash that produces too much foam and lather as such cleansers can strip skin of its natural oils and result in dryness. You can opt for mild cleansers which do not rely on harsh ingredients for a deep cleanse.

2. How do I choose a face wash for dry sensitive skin?

When choosing a good face wash for dry skin that is also sensitive, ensure you pick a hypoallergenic formula which is free of chemicals, and alcohol. Also, avoid face washes with ingredients like salicylic or glycolic acid. Choosing a non-foaming formula will keep your skin from drying out further.
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3. How do you make a mild face wash for dry skin at home?

Oatmeal is a great pantry ingredient that can be used for making face wash. In a bowl, mix a little bit of grounded Oats along with Rose Water. Massage this paste onto skin and then rinse with cold water.

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