Taking care of the skin is very important especially in the winter months. The skin often has a tendency of losing moisture and becoming very dry in this season. It is very important to keep the skin hydrated and moist for it to be healthy and soft in this season. There are many ways to keep skin moisturized during the winter. Using natural ways as well as using branded products can make skin soft, moist and glowing even in the winter months. The following are ways to moisturize skin in the winter months: Best Ways to Moisturize Skin this Winter • For the body, the best option is to use a good quality body lotion. Some of the top brands have natural ingredients like aloe, milk, cream and fruit extracts. For the skin on the body, especially hands and legs, to remain moist using body lotion twice a day is a good habit during the winter months. Maintain fixed times of the day when you are going to use the body lotion so that it becomes a habit during winter. • Use a mild soap or body wash that is specially made to moisturize skin in winter during this season. A harsh soap can remove all the moisture from the skin leaving it dry and damaged. • The process to moisturize the skin on the face is often different than that for the rest of the body. There are many different creams and moisturizing lotions for the face available in the market by good brands today. • Make sure you buy the moisturizing lotion that suits your skin. For oily skin a mild moisturizer is a great idea whereas for dry skin a moisturizer which adds oil and moistness to the skin is more appropriate. • Nowadays moisturizing lotion with anti-aging properties are also available in the market. Buy a good brand so that the skin remains youthful and well hydrated during the winter months. • Winter is defined by strong winds and at times even snowfall. If there is pollution in the air, using a face wash after reaching home is often a good habit. Many face washes in the market today have moisturizing lotion in them. Use such a face wash of a good brand in winter or else after washing the face it can leave the face looking and feeling very dry. • Lip balms are important in winter. Lips often get easily chapped and so applying lip balm several times a day is a good idea in the winter season.