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What to do in case of skin reddened by the cold?

Cosa fare in caso di pelle arrossata dal freddo?

The skins that are usually most affected by the winter period are generally the driest and most sensitive. However, if there are no specific problems to ascertain through the consultation of a dermatologist, you can try some simple remedies against red and cracked skin and also pay attention to some daily gestures that could prove to be counterproductive. In this article we see how to do in case of skin reddened by the cold, here are some useful tips.


Skin that cracks and reddens easily is a skin that needs hydration, nourishment and at the same time an emollient and calming action. 

In this sense, chamomile is a precious natural ally that helps to soothe redness and calm irritation. 

To make a chamomile-based compress, simply prepare an infusion, wait for it to cool and then proceed with applying it to the face, hands or body using a cotton pad soaked in the infusion. 

Change your skincare 

Our skin can change significantly according to external weather conditions. For this reason it is important for all skin types to change their skincare with the change of season. Even more so, in the case of dry skin that turns red easily, in winter it is necessary to pay more attention to the cosmetic products that are used both in one's daily skincare and in makeup.

Always prefer products containing oils and other moisturizing and nourishing elements such as shea butter, macadamia oil, avocado oil, hyaluronic acid and so on. 

Particular attention should be paid to the detergents we use to remove make-up. The right cleanser at this time of the year is the lightest and most delicate one that does not attack the skin.

Among the cosmetics that must be absolutely avoided in this period and to calm redness, we have the products based on alcohol, menthol and eucalyptus.  

Yes instead to the periodic nebulization on the face of quality thermal water, capable of giving immediate relief by calming redness. 

Change your diet

Hydration also passes through the foods and drinks that we introduce into our body. Taking the right amount of water daily is important to keep the whole body adequately hydrated. On the contrary, if you suffer from red and cracked skin, you should avoid the consumption of alcoholic beverages. 

A food to be introduced into one's diet during the coldest period is beetroot, a completely natural way to adequately protect the skin. 

So pay attention to the products we use for skincare to give the skin some extra pampering through super effective natural packs to be applied a couple of times a week. Paying particular attention to nutrition, including the drinks we consume, is essential not only for the general health of our body, but also for the beauty of our skin.

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