Having an abundance of melanin is amazing but without the proper care, our skin has a tendency to get really dry no matter what time of year it is.
It's super tempting to go all out at CVS and Target and splurge on glowy lotions and rosy body butters to get our shine on fleek and at its full potential. But what are we really putting on, and into, our bodies in an effort for them to maintain their already natural moisture? It's certainly something to think about.
As we go deeper into a plant-based culture that promotes a jumpstart into health and wellness, it's no secret that there are also all-natural options to help quench our skin's thirst. Because the thirst is certainly real. We just don't have to put a ton of processed products on our bodies to satisfy it. Before your next trip to your local store, take a look at all-natural ways to quench dry skin.
There's a reason avocado masks are so popular, but have you thought about what it can do for your entire body? The fats included in avocados, as well as vitamins like E, A, and D, make sure the skin doesn't only keep its moisture but stays looking young. The best way to benefit from it is to eat a ripe avocado before rubbing the inner peel around your body. It will leave a little residue behind, so let that hang out for 15 minutes before rinsing.
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