Itch Itch Scratch Scratch - Dry Diabetic Skin
Spring - Coming Out From The Layers
A time of hiding skin under
sweatpants and sweatshirts.
Layers of clothes,
socks and shoes.
A time of showing skin.
Yikes! Dry Skin Alert
as I transition to skin showing shorts and shirts
My skin is dry, flaky, itchy, and, did I mention DRY?
I have bottles of lotion everywhere.
What else can I do?
So here are a few tips if you suffer from dry skin.
One thing may not help but put a few tips together
and you just might see a difference.
1. Warm baths and showers.
2. Less frequent bathing.
Wash only what's dirty.
Yes, you know, those places.....
3. Moisturizing soap
4. NO bubble baths
5. Pat dry, leaving skin slightly damp
6. Apply lotion to slightly damp skin
-Lock that moisture in-
Avoiding between toes
7. Use a humidifier especially in drier climates
I have different lotions for different locations.
I am hoping all of this will help me have
Spring Worthy Skin!!
What lotions or creams do you find work the best?
Have a great numbers day!