Smooth your face

Still treating your skin and hair the same way you did last winter—and dealing with the same concerns? (You know: scaly skin, chapped lips, dried-out strands.) It’s time to tweak your routine and put an end to cold-weather beauty problems for good. Here, top dermatologists let us in on their favorite tricks—the ones they actually use themselves.

2. Try a mask for your lips.

A facial mask can actually do double duty on your lips. “A 10-minute mask packed with dead sea salt is a great option, as the minerals do a good job of holding in moisture,” says Francesca Fusco, MD, a dermatologist in New York City. Rinse it off, or remove with a damp washcloth, for smooth, soft lips— stat.

Source: Health. January/February, 2012.