We know applying a moisturizer is the best way to help alleviate dry, cracked, itchy skin. We also know that all moisturizers are not created equally–there are many factors that can make one work better for you than another, from ingredients to fragrance, to how long it lasts on your skin.
But did you know that moisturizing is also about timing? There is actually a time when your skin is best able to absorb your moisturizer. If you’re not applying your moisturizer at the right time, you may not be reaping the full benefits.
So, when is the right time to moisturize? The answer is immediately after you turn off the water in your shower, while your skin is still wet. Surprised? Read on and find out why.