Soaps removes natural oils from the skin, so try using a moisturizing body wash. This will maintain the essential oils for
extremely dry skin
, try using a mechanical exfoliate once a week to get rid of any flaking skin.
When moisturizing choose an emollient moisturizer and don’t forget sun block, not only will sun exposure worsen dry skin, it will also put you at risk for skin cancer. If you are experiencing itchy skin due to dryness, don’t use anti-itch ointments.