It’s that time of year again—at least for those of us living in the northern hemisphere. Winter is coming, and inevitably, everything from our scalps to the soles of our feet will begin to flake, crack, and dry out without proper attention. Thanks to increased frequency of washing, using scalding water, and overexposure to freezing temps, our hands (along with face and scalp) tend to suffer first, most, and throughout the season.
Choosing the right hand cream can be a game-changer, but it’s important to take other measures, too. Here are holistic dermatologist Cybele Fishman, M.D.'s recommendations.