Is moisturising really good?

Moisturizers are the traditional staple of skin care products line. Others may consider it the centerpiece of anti-aging skin care, while others may plainly just set its values aside. Special moisturizing care for our skin is needed when the humidity is relatively low because it promotes faster evaporation of skin moisture. Dry weather and indoor heating season also calls special attention to moisturizing.

Moisturizers help in hydrating your skin by preventing the water from escaping or by slowly releasing water into your skin. However, it is best to remember that inside and outside moisturizing is necessary for best results. Keeping the body well hydrated is as important part of a beauty regimen as well as using those creams and lotions that everyone is fond of. Adequate fluid intake is the key as well as balanced diet and proper exercise.

Protecting your skin from the sun can help you retain that moisture and reduce your risks of many skin diseases.

Before starting on any beauty regimen or acne treatment product, it is always wise to keep in mind your skin type. In this way, you will know what products are best for your skin. Consult with your dermatologist so you will know if you are in certain risk of allergic reactions and sensitivity to most of skin care products ingredients.

Jerry K

Dr. Jerry K is the founder and CEO of, part of a team of more than 30 experts. Dr. Jerry K is not a medical doctor but holds a degree of Doctor of Psychology; he specializes in family medicine and sexual health products. During the last ten years Dr. Jerry K has authored a lot of health blogs and a number of books on nutrition and sexual health.