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The main causes of dry skin are the evaporation of water due to exposure to sun or too dry an atmosphere, pollution, environmental changes or simply the passage of time. Fat loss may occur by use of soaps or products with alcohol. Dry skin can also result from poor diet, which causes a deficiency of certain vitamins and minerals such as zinc.
Regardless of the cause, the sebaceous glands do not produce enough fluid to lubricate and protect the skin from moisture loss. Are skins which have less water than usual and in most cases, are slightly dehydrated? Therefore, it is important to take daily precautions and reduce the dryness is achieved basically in two ways: moisturizing and nourishing. In this section, we take care of dry skin, which requires care and treatment of some alternative.
Dry skin can be of two types: atypical or dehydrated
The first presents lipid deficit due to a malfunction of the sebaceous glands while the second is characterized by loss of water. In both cases, the skin looks dull and increases its sensitivity, its texture becomes very fragile and reddened in places like the cheeks, tends to tear easily and develop wrinkles prematurely. Read the rest of this entry »