Hydrate Your Skin For Ramadan

Hydrate Your Skin For Ramadan

Written by Watsons’ Beauty & Skincare Experts Team March 2024

Let’s go through Watsons’ Ultimate Guide to Nourishing Dry Skin During Ramadan.

Hey there, radiant souls! Ramadan is here, it's time to prepare for a month of spiritual renewal and self-reflection. But amidst the hustle and bustle, let's not forget to care for our skin, especially if you're dealing with dryness. With the UAE climate, keeping your skin hydrated can be a bit of a challenge, but fear not! We've got you covered with some fantastic tips and products to keep your skin glowing throughout the month.

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Understanding What Causes Dry Skin

The What, Why, and How ?

First things first,let's get down to the basics. Dry skin isn't just a surface-level issue; it's a sign that your skin's natural moisture barrier needs a little extra love and care. But why does it happen? Well, various factors like genetics, environmental conditions, and lifestyle choices can play a part. And during Ramadan, factors like fasting, changes in sleep patterns, and air conditioning can exacerbate dryness, leaving your skin feeling parched and lackluster which may be what causes dry skin.

Top Tips For How To Treat Dry Skin On Face

Hydration, Inside and Out

Keep yourself hydrated by sipping water throughout non-fasting hours. Your skin will thank you for it! And don't forget to hydrate externally too, with a gentle cleanser that won't strip away your skin's natural oils.

For that we recommend Isntree Hyaluronic Acid Low-Ph Cleansing Foam with 8 types of Hyaluronic and Amino Acids, Delivers intense moisture and thoroughly cleanse away skin impurities.

While you’re at it, check out our range of cleansers too.

Moisturise, Moisturise, Moisturise

Invest in a heavenly face moisturiser  designed specifically for dry skin. Look for ingredients like hyaluronic acid and ceramides that work wonders in locking in moisture and keeping your skin soft and supple is one of the ways to how to treat dry skin on face.

Check out our best face moisturiser for dry skin all the way from Japan (Hada Labo). This Anti-Aging Super Hydrator Lotion is an easily absorbed, rejuvenating facial moisturiser with LOCK-in MOIST formula, intended for frequent application. It contains Super Hyaluronic Acid, Collagen and Retinol. Your skin will thank you for the best face moisturiser for dry skin.

For everyday use you can try the Best Cream for Dry Skin, Thank You Farmer Rice Pure Cream In Ampoule. It’s a dual layer of cream and ampoule containing Gyodong Rice Extract to help improve skin tone and hydration for firm and softer skin.

Overnight Miracle Workers

Ever heard of beauty sleep? Well, it's real! Treat your skin to a luxurious overnight  moisturising
mask or cream. Wake up to a refreshed, hydrated complexion that's ready to take on the day!

Always one of our A-listers, COSRX Advance Snail 96 Mucin Power Essence - why not give it a whirl ! It’s a high concentrated essence formulated with snail mucin which is highly effective for hydrating and soothing damaged skin.

Embrace the Power of Face Oils

Face Oil for Dry Skin is not just a trend; it’s a skincare superhero! Argan oil, jojoba oil, or rosehip oil are like magic potions for dry skin, restoring moisture and leaving your skin positively radiant. Have a look at our range of facial oil . Your skin deserves the best!

Here’s one of our Watsons top picks of Face oils for dry skin. The Potions Jojoba Oil Serum which acts as an intercellular lipid bridge between skin layers and aids in the absorption of additional skin care products, and provides the protective layer at the skin barrier to lock in and retain moisture throughout the day as it helps balance the skin’s oil and moisture levels with its skin-friendly properties.

Toning with Tender Loving Care

Say goodbye to harsh, alcohol-based toners and hello to gentle, hydrating ones. Reach for toners  infused with rose water or hyaluronic acid to balance your skin's pH and prep it for maximum moisturization. If you want the best toner for dry skin you must try Alia Tea Tree Hydrating Toner infused with the ultra-potent Habbatus Sauda, Jeju green tea and tea-tree oil, the Alia toner effectively cleanses the skin by removing impurities, leaving it smooth, fresh and hydrated.

So, there you have it, lovelies – your ultimate guide to pampering dry skin during Ramadan. With a little love and the right products, you can keep your skin glowing and radiant all month long. Remember, self-care isn't selfish; it's essential! Wishing you a blessed Ramadan filled with inner peace, spiritual growth, and of course, fabulous skin!