Are Lotions With Natural Ingredients Best for Your Skin?
How often should you moisturize? Every day. Our expert offers tips on which ingredients to look for and which ingredients aren’t worth the hype.
It’s important to moisturize your skin every day. But do you need to look for natural ingredients, and do you need to spend more to find a moisturizer that works?
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Not really, says Cleveland Clinic dermatologist Melissa Piliang, MD. Choosing the right moisturizer depends on your skin’s sensitivity, where you’re going to use it, and whether you’re sweating out a hot summer or shivering through an arctic winter.
Below, she explains which ingredients matter, which ingredients don’t, and which ingredients don’t deserve their hype.