/6 Helpful Home Remedies for Dry Patches of Skin on Face

6 Helpful Home Remedies for Dry Patches of Skin on Face


There are certain cause as well as effective home remedies to deal with dry patches on facial area we mentioned a few causes in an article on this very website which is available here. In this piece of writing, we will share some useful home remedies to get rid of the patches of dry skin on face.

1) Water Consumption

The first thing you have to do is to increase the consumption of water on daily basis as this will help you keep your body and skin fully hydrated. Don’t cleanse your skin with hot water; instead use cooler water as it will not dry out natural oils and moisture. Exfoliating scrubs should be used while you are taking bath but make sure that you don’t scrub too much because this may be quite irritating.

2) Moisturizers

Your skin needs moisture and to provide it with moisture, you should wear an application of moisturizer based cream. You can find various moisturizers which are easily available in market. When you are buying one, make sure that it matches with your skin type. Don’t ignore your condition as this may also lead to dry patch on face skin cancer.

3) Use of Scarf or Hat

Whenever you go out in the sun, properly cover your face and other areas which are mostly exposed to the sun such as arms and legs. You can wear a hat or a scarf to avoid direct exposure to the sun. The ultraviolet rays not only damage your skin but can also cause red dry patches on face. In hot weather, prefer wearing loose clothes to avoid irritation.

4) Humidifier

In hot summer days, hot air can be extremely harmful for you, so to deal with this situation, you should use a humidifier in your room or throughout the house to maintain the level of humidity in the air. A good humidifier can help you increase moisture into room climate which will surely help you get rid of dry scaly patches.

5) Olive Oil

Olive oil is considered to be one of the best home remedies used to moisturize the dry facial patches and the result comes in form of fresh and smoother condition. You simply need to apply the oil on affected areas. However, make sure that you use oil which is cold pressed rather than heated as the heat destroys many necessary nutrients in olive oil.

If you have applied lotion or other topical ointment before, you may have observed that those topical products take very short period of time to go deep down into the skin but in case of olive oil, it will take comparatively more time, however, the result will be extraordinary in dealing with dry red patches on face.

6) Aloe Vera

Another great home remedy is the use of aloe vera which provides a sufficient amount of moisture to the white dry skin patches on face especially in cold weather. It is suggested that the oil should be applied many times a day to get quick results. You can also use aloe vera gel. If you have access to an aloe vera plant, get one fresh leaf and squeeze it to take out the gel. When you get the gel, apply it on dry areas of your face.