SKIN MOISTURIZING TIPS

Skin moisturizing tips include recommendations on product application and more. Learn more about skin moisturizing tips at HowStuffWorks.
Do you know how to take care of your skin?
FPO
Featured

Top 10 Tips for Moisturizing Oily Skin

If you have oily skin, you've probably spent a great deal of time trying to make it look less greasy. So why on Earth would anybody with oily skin need to moisturize? Think of it this way: Moisture is about water, not oil.

1-10 of 30
  • 5 Bizarre Ways to Moisturize Your Skin

    5 Bizarre Ways to Moisturize Your Skin

    Sometimes people will go to extreme lengths to hold on to their youthful glow. What are some of the most unusual methods that have been tried for maintaining moist, supple skin? See more »

  • 5 Tips for Softening Scaly Elbows

    5 Tips for Softening Scaly Elbows

    We put our elbows through a lot, especially when we lean on them too much, and this can cause a scaly buildup to form. What can you do to soften them up and make them appear less dry? See more »

  • Are there ethnic differences in moisturizing?

    Are there ethnic differences in moisturizing?

    When it comes to skin care, people have many misconceptions about other ethnicities. Everyone can experience the same problems, such as dry or oily skin. But does how dark or light your skin is affect how you use moisturizer? See more »

  • Are there gender differences in moisturizing?

    Are there gender differences in moisturizing?

    Men may be from Mars, and women may be from Venus, but do they have to think about skin care differently? Women are more likely to moisturize, but that doesn't men should ignore the practice altogether. See more »

  • How can I keep my nose moist when I have a cold?

    How can I keep my nose moist when I have a cold?

    Unless you enjoy watching daytime television on NyQuil, there's nothing fun about having a cold. A red, cracked nose may be the biggest insult to a cold sufferer, as it's both unattractive and painful. How can you avoid turning into Rudolph? See more »

  • How to Moisturize by Climate

    How to Moisturize by Climate

    Regardless of whether you live in a hot, humid climate or a cold, dry climate, your skin needs moisture. But what type of moisturizer will work best in your climate? See more »

  • How to Moisturize When You've Got a Sunburn

    How to Moisturize When You've Got a Sunburn

    Moisturizing skin can be problematic when it's sunburned and inflamed. How do you keep sunburns moisturized without pain? See more »

  • How to Moisturize Your Face for Cheap

    How to Moisturize Your Face for Cheap

    A lot of moisturizers might promise to give your face a youthful sheen, but they can thin out your wallet in the process, too. Is it possible to use an affective moisturizer without breaking the bank? See more »

  • Should I moisturize my face at night?

    Should I moisturize my face at night?

    Neatly packaged nighttime facial creams promise a youthful glow and anti-aging effects. But do you really need one? See more »

  • Should you moisturize a cut?

    Should you moisturize a cut?

    TV commercials make it seem like you should moisturize just about every part of your body -- including your underarms. But is it a good idea to put those specially formulated lotions on your cuts and scrapes? See more »

1-10 of 30
More To Explore
Don't Miss