Your Hot Showers Are Messing Up Your Skin
Life Hacker | July 2021
The winter months are synonymous with dry skin (in my world, at least). The temperature drops and all the moisture seems to drain out of your skin, leaving you a flaky, vitamin D deprived creature. It impacts your face and body, and although there are nourishing serums and moisturisers around that can help, it’s also worth understanding what’s causing your dry skin to help avoid it in the first place.
I chatted with Biologi’s Dermal Specialist Lucy Macdougald and Mischa Casey, Dr Roebuck’s Education and Product Specialist over email. Both of these skincare experts offered some insight into this annoying condition.
To start, why does our skin hate winter?