Simple Winter Skin Care Tips for Healthy Skin All Year Long {Giveaway}

by Melanie Edwards on December 2, 2013 · 298 comments

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Simple Winter Skin Care Tips

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Taking care of your skin is important year-long, but during the dryer, colder winter months, it’s extra important to properly nourish and care for your skin. If you live in areas prone to colder weather, this is even more important. With the use of a few winter skin care tips, your skin doesn’t have to suffer much during the winter months, though. Check out these simple tips for taking care of your skin this winter and then read on for a fun giveaway that will help you nourish your skin and keep it healthy the rest of the year!

Simple Winter Skin Care Tips for Healthy Skin All Year Long

(*Some tips provided by Eucerin US)

  1. Save the long relaxing bath for the spring. Bathing for long periods in hot water can cause skin to lose natural oils and nutrients, so Eucerin suggests you take short showers in lukewarm water.
  2. Get plenty of rest. It seems sleep is ultra-important all-around for just about everything our body needs and our skin is no exception, as a full night’s sleep helps your skin look its best.
  3. Keep your hands moisturized. Use a lotion like Eucerin Intensive Repair Extra-Enriched Hand Creme after washing your hands with a gentle soap and lukewarm water to relieve dryness.
  4. If in the cold, wear gloves. Protect your hands from the cold weather by wearing gloves when outside – keep an extra pair in your purse for easy access!
  5. Protect your feet too! Help repair and nourish heels and feet with a foot lotion like Eucerin Intensive Repair Extra-Enriched Foot Creme, which you can apply at night before going to sleep.
  6. Clean and moisturize before bed. I like to wash my face at night and apply a face moisturizer before heading to bed. I know my face won’t be facing much at night, so it’s a great time for it to recover and soak up all that moisturizer.

Eucerin Intensive Repair Creme

Eucerin Winter Skin Care Kit Giveaway

We want you to care for your skin this winter and keep your skin healthy, so thanks to Eucerin, we’ll be providing one of you with a prize pack (similar to the one pictured above), which includes a sampling of Eucerin Intensive Repair products and a $125 Visa gift card! See giveaway details below.

How to Enter

Required entry: If you’d like to enter this giveaway for a Eucerin winter skin care gift pack and a $125 Visa gift card, simply leave a comment sharing one of your favorite winter skin care tips!

Extra entries (optional):

Each of the following will count as 1 extra entry. You’ll need to leave a separate comment for each entry.

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  2. Tweet the following (1 time only): Winter skin care tip? Share & enter to win @EucerinUS gift pack + $125 gc from #modernmami! http://bit.ly/1eIlk36 #giveaway #SkinFirst
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All entries must be in by Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 11:59 pm EST. You must be 18 or older and a U.S. resident. No purchase necessary. Remember to leave a separate comment for each entry. The winner will be chosen using Random.org and will be notified via email. (Please be sure to provide a valid email address with your entry.) Winner will have 72 hours to respond and claim prize, otherwise a new winner will be chosen. Prize will be provided and fulfilled by giveaway sponsor and modernmami™.com is not responsible for lost or damaged goods.

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Jessica December 2, 2013 at 2:38 pm

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Jessica December 2, 2013 at 2:39 pm

In the winter, I use lotion and chap stick to keep my skin moistened. I also wear gloves when it’s cold enough in Florida. :)

Jessica December 2, 2013 at 2:40 pm
Jen December 2, 2013 at 2:40 pm

When it gets cold, my hands get chapped. So I put on a thick cream moisturizer and then gloves to sleep in. I look like a goof, but it helps my hands.

Jen December 2, 2013 at 2:40 pm

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Margaret Smith December 2, 2013 at 2:47 pm

I find that if I drink lots of water during the winter, my skin doesn’t seem to get as dry.

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Shannon Baas December 2, 2013 at 2:53 pm

Use plenty of moisturizer.

ALPA December 2, 2013 at 3:26 pm

Winter Skin care tip- sunscreen isn’t just for summertime. Winter sun — combined with snow glare — can still damage your skin. Try applying a broad-spectrum sunscreen to your face and your hands (if they’re exposed) about 30 minutes before going outside. Reapply frequently if you stay outside a long time.

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Jeannette December 2, 2013 at 3:33 pm

Hi, I love your tips. I also like to moisturize as soon as I dry my skin from the shower. It seems to absorb much better.

Katherine December 2, 2013 at 4:19 pm

I just drink alot of water and use chapstick with sunscreen

Katherine December 2, 2013 at 4:37 pm
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Lisa December 2, 2013 at 7:22 pm

To moisturize every day – even if you aren’t feeling dry!

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