Posts tagged “lipids”

A guide to treating dehydrated skin.

Hello,  I hope you are enjoying the new autumnal season, one thing you may find in this season is that your skin is dehydrated. So what I suggest to start this discussion is pouring yourself a big glass of water, while you continue to read. It’s very easy to confuse dehydrated skin with dry skin. Dehydrated skin simply means that your skin is lacking water and this can wreak havoc on the appearance and health of your skin.  Dry skin is a skin type, rather than a condition, which doesn’t naturally create a lot of oil compared to oily skin or normal skin. It lacks lipids, and will be tougher in texture, appear dry and can be flakey. So a dry skin will require more oil and this can be applied in your skincare. Dehydrated skin on the other hand is a skin condition which is caused by external factors and manifests itself ... Read more →