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Dry, Itchy or Scaly Skin

Itchy arms, itchy legs or an itchy face can be due to several factors.

Establishing the cause is the first step to understanding how to manage the effects on skin. Discover our collection of tips and advice on identifying dry, itchy or scaly skin, as well as the ingredients and products most recommended for nourishment and hydration. Learn more about the expansive range of CeraVe face and body products formulated with gentle yet effective hydrating ingredients such as Ceramides, for compatible use on dry to very dry skin.

Dry, Itchy or Scaly Skin

What's The Ideal Cleanser for Dry Skin?

Choosing a facial cleanser for dry skin doesn’t need to be a challenge. Understanding the ingredients which protect the skin while providing 24-hour hydration will help ensure you find a fitting cleanser for dry skin types, resulting in a healthy and radiant looking complexion.

Dry, Itchy or Scaly Skin

Dry Skin On The Face: Causes & Ways to Treat It

Especially in winter, many people complain about dry facial skin, because in the cold seasons the body reduces the production of sebum and forms less fat. This causes moisture to be lost. Increased hydration helps in most cases to solve this problem.

Dry, Itchy or Scaly Skin

Why Is My Skin Scaly? Common Causes and Ways to Treat

Scaly skin can appear on the face and body, most often on the legs, hands and feet. Scaly patches can just be the result of dry skin or skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis.