What to do when your skin needs some TLC. 

By Jenny Jin
January 08, 2016

Skin tends to be dry this time of year, but when it turns red, raw, and painful, that’s another story. This happens when skin is extra parched—whether due to the lower humidity in the air or excessive hand washing. “What starts as tiny tears in the skin leads to larger ones or chapping,” says Melanie Palm, a dermatologist in Solana Beach, California. Here’s how to get some relief (and prevent further problems). 

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