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HUMP DAY : WINTER HAIR AND SKIN (EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW)

If you are a human and not a robot, you probably have noticed a decline in the feel and appearance of your skin and hair since the beginning of winter. This is because winter air is basically a breeding ground for hair and skin issues. In this article on greatist.com, Sophia Breene covers just about everything regarding winter hair and skin care. She goes way beyond plain old dry skin by explaining the different causes and cures for each type of skin and hair issue. Most people try to care for their hair and skin because they want to look good, but there is much more to your hair and skin than resulting in a pretty face… Wait. What? What I mean is that your skin and hair is not just there to make you look good.

Your skin is your largest organ and probably your most neglected. Hair also has a scientific explanation and purpose. So why don’t we talk about how important it is to care for your skin and hair? Sophia Breene does a great job of explaining why we should care. She looks at the different symptoms of unhealthy skin and hair (red nose, itchy scalp, etc) and gives us a specific action plan for each symptom. If you have noticed any changes in your hair or skin, or if you want to prevent damage to your hair or skin then definitely check out this informational article.

http://greatist.com/health/healthy-winter-skin-hair

Written by Sarah Pasquarelli, Peer Educator

Photo Cred: Peace