Treat your dry skin this winter with Chinese medicine. Chinese medicine heals from the inside and gets to the root of the problem. Chinese herbs are especially helpful for keeping your skin looking radiant and supple as well as improving your overall health. Here are some tips to help you through the Winter months to prevent or aid dry skin. Keeping your body hydrated by drinking water is one of the most important things you can do during winter. Your diet can also play a factor. You should eat a lot of soup, drink warm water or tea, and cooked vegetables. Take quick showers to avoid your skin for drying out and use moisturizing lotion to keep skin hydrated. Consuming Chinese herbs, can also help detoxify the body, and get rid of toxic heat. During the winter months is especially important to take care of your skin so that it can keep its moisture.