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Hydrating Mask for Dry Skin

Hydrating Mask for Dry Skin

A good hydrating mask for excessively dry skin includes aloe vera gel.

I find that aloe vera gel is about the most hydrating plant you can use on your skin, and it is very healing. Just pat it on. When I first did this, my
skin seemed to ask for more and more aloe vera gel for a few days, and then
applying it just once a day was sufficient. (Before using this recipe make sure to test your skin for any sensitivity to aloe vera gel.) To make the aloe more
lubricating, add about 1/4 the amount of pure vegetable glycerin.

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1:34AM PDT on May 11, 2013

Thank you :)

3:13AM PDT on Apr 21, 2013

That's also for wet days

3:19PM PST on Jan 26, 2013

Thank you :)

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2:26AM PST on Feb 1, 2011

Thanks for the article.

1:29AM PST on Jan 29, 2011

Thanks for the info.

10:11AM PDT on Sep 19, 2010

Thank you.

4:49AM PDT on Aug 17, 2010

It's for dry skin and mine is oily. :-(

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