Dr.Kandula: Winterizing your skin

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(KTVI)- Frigid, dry winter air has settled into the St. Louis area.

How does your skin react to it? Well, no matter what, your skin needs protection.

Dermatologist Dr. Madhavi Kandula shows us some remedies.

Once skin is exposed to cold, its protective barrier cracks, making it less able to repair itself.

Dr. Kandula suggests switching to creamy cleansers, for the face and body.

She says to moisturize your body daily and switch shampoos if your hair gets flaky or dry.

Pay attention to your hands, feet and lips and wear spf.

If you'd like to learn more visit: drkandula.com