15 Lotions to Keep You From Being Ashy This Winter

Bye, Ashy!

Don’t let ashiness jack up your look this winter. These lotions and creams will keep you ultra moisturized.

  1. Bliss High Intensity 24-‘Heaven’ Healing Body Balm ($26)

    (Photo: Bliss)

    Photo: Bliss

    (Photo: Bliss)

    Lactic acid exfoliates and colloidal oatmeal protects to reveal highly moisturized skin.

  2. Cetaphil Moisturizing Cream ($15)

    (Photo: Cetaphil)


    (Photo: Cetaphil)

    The brand may be most known for face soap, but this cream is decadent enough to smooth even the roughest of elbows.

  3. Shea Moisture Raw Shea Butter Body Lotion ($10)

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    Shea Moisture

    (Photo: Shea Moisture)

    Shea Moisture is here for your skin, too. Thick without being greasy, this formula is intensely moisturizing.

  4. Dermalogica Active Moist ($62)

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    (Photo: Dermalogica)

    Have oily skin? This lotion will hydrate your skin without leaving behind an oil slick.

  5. Eucerin Eczema Relief Body Creme ($8)

    (Photo: Eucerin)


    (Photo: Eucerin)

    Filled with oatmeal and creamide-3, this fragrance-free moisturizer is formulated specifically for eczema-afflicted skin.

  6. OGX Hydrating Argan Oil of Morocco Body Lotion ($7)

    (Photo: OGX)


    (Photo: OGX)

    Argan oil is super hydrating and absorbs quickly.

  7. Kiehl’s Intensive Treatment and Moisturizer for Dry or Callused Areas ($26)

    (Photo: Kiehl’s)


    (Photo: Kiehl?s)

    Use this cream on your toughest, driest areas. Wear it with socks at night to revive your feet.

  8. Vaseline Intensive Care Advanced Relief Healing Serum ($9)

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    (Photo: VASELINE)

    With emollients to hydrate and Vaseline to seal, this formula seeks to heal dry skin long term.

  9. Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Original Solid ($6)

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    (Photo: Palmer?s)

    The old school favorite still works overtime to keep ash at bay.

  10. Nivea Extended Moisture Body Lotion ($5)

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    Photo: Nivea

    (Photo: Nivea)

    Use this to take away the itchies for 48 hours at a time.

  11. Carol’s Daughter Body Jelly ($11)

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    Carol's Daughters

    (Photo: Carol?s Daughters)

    This moisturizer skips petroleum, mineral oil and parabens in favor of jojoba, sweet almond and soy oils to help skin retain moisture.

  12. Olay Ultra Moisture In-Shower Body Lotion ($6)

    (Photo: Olay)


    (Photo: Olay)

    It’s probably not enough to keep you moisturized all day, but this in-shower lotion is a good first step in your no-ash regimen.

  13. Aveeno Skin Relief 24HR Moisturizing Lotion ($13)

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    (Photo: Aveeno)

    “Triple Oat Complex” is the not-so-secret moisturizing ingredient in this sensitive skin-approved lotion.

  14. Jason Revitalizing Wheat Germ Vitamin E Hand & Body Lotion ($6)

    (Photo: Jason)


    (Photo: Jason)

    Revive your skin with all of the vitamins—it doesn’t just erase ash, it restores elasticity, too.

  15. NatureWell Extra Virgin Coconut Oil Moisturizing Cream ($17)

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    Photo: Nature Well

    (Photo: Nature Well)

    Want to try coconut oil on your skin, but not excited about just scooping up the raw stuff? Try this luxe version.

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