organic skin care products for dry skin

Top 5 Best Organic Skin Care Products for Dry Skin

Dry skin is a common problem and many people are looking for solutions to improve their skin health. Organic skin care products are a good option for people who are looking for a natural and effective way to relieve dry skin. These products are made with plant-based ingredients and are often gentler on the skin than conventional skincare products.

If you’re on a quest for healthier, well-nourished skin, especially in the face of dryness, you’re in the right place. In this blog post, we’re revealing the top 5 best organic skin care products for dry skin, proven and tested.

What Are The Causes Of Dry Skin?

Dry skin is typically caused by insufficient moisture in the outer layer of the skin, known as the epidermis. When the epidermis lacks adequate hydration, it is unable to retain moisture and becomes prone to flaking, itching, cracking, and irritation. Some of the most common causes of dry skin include:

  1. Environmental factors: Environmental factors like cold, dry air in the winter can draw moisture away from the skin. Low humidity due to indoor heating just exacerbates dryness. Wind and sun exposure can also dehydrate skin over time.
  2. Insufficient Oil Production: Insufficient oil production in the skin can fail to trap moisture. As we age, the sebaceous glands produce less oil, leaving skin drier.
  3. Harmful Facial Products: Harsh soaps, long hot showers, and scrubbing too hard while cleansing can strip away the skin’s natural oils and protective lipids. Certain medical conditions like eczema, psoriasis, hypothyroidism, and diabetes are linked to chronic dry skin.
  4. Medications: Medications including diuretics, antihistamines, retinoids, and acne medications like Accutane are also drying for the skin.

Without proper moisturising products, dry skin can appear flaky, rough, inflamed, and dull. It is more prone to premature ageing and the development of fine lines and wrinkles earlier. While genetics play a key role, diligent skincare can help replenish moisture and nourish even the driest, most delicate skin.

Our selection of the 5 best organic skin care products for dry skin:

1. Kalahari Lipid Plus Recovery

Product Description:

Introducing our Kalahari Lipid Plus Recovery. Based on natural, botanical lipids such as Shea butter and Jojoba oil, Lipid Plus Recovery is a deeply nourishing application that will protect the skin’s natural barrier.

The plant-based oils will assist in the prevention of inflammation and will restore natural hydration. The skin will feel smooth, supple and deeply hydrated. View our entire range of moisturizers.

Why It’s Ideal for Dry Skin:

The Kalahari Lipid Plus Recovery is an excellent solution for dry skin, offering deep hydration and skin barrier reinforcement. Formulated with marula oil, African shea butter, and baobab seed oil, it softens, smoothens, and hydrates intensely. 

The unique African Resurrection Plant aids in damage repair and firming. Fast-absorbing and non-greasy, it blends active botanicals with ceramides to mimic the skin’s lipids, preventing water loss. This moisturizer effectively calms and comforts dry, irritated skin, revealing a radiant, dewy complexion and nurturing dry skin back to health.

2. Kalahari Marula Face Oil

Product Description:

A light-textured botanical oil blend of Marula, Argan and Kalahari Melon seed oils. This oil contains essential fatty acids that will reduce trans-epidermal water loss and protect the natural lipid layer of the skin, which prevents premature ageing. The oil is quickly absorbed by the skin, leaving it nourished and moisturised.

Why It’s Ideal for Dry Skin:

Kalahari’s Marula Face Oil is a quick-absorbing, non-greasy solution for lackluster, dry skin. Cold-pressed from antioxidant-rich Marula nuts, it softens, smoothens, and improves elasticity with Omega 9 fatty acids. 

Vitamin C brightens, and Vitamin E protects, revealing a youthful, radiant complexion. Suitable for all skin types, including sensitive, it’s a fast-absorbing, nutrient-dense treatment for dry, depleted skin.

3. Kalahari Vitamin C Mask

Product Description:

A nutrient and antioxidant-rich, multi-effective leave-on treatment mask is formulated with rejuvenation-based ingredients such as the encapsulated form of vitamin C, Peptides, Cannabis Sativa oil and Resveratrol. 

This treatment will accelerate dermal rejuvenation and visibly de-age the skin leaving it firmer and brighter.

Why It’s Ideal for Dry Skin:

Renew dry, dull skin with the brightening power of Kalahari’s Vitamin C Mask. This facial mask harnesses the antioxidant benefits of 15% vitamin C derived from Australian Kakadu plums, nature’s most concentrated source. 

Vitamin C stimulates collagen production for firmer skin while fading dark spots and discolouration. Hyaluronic acid delivers an intense surge of hydration to smooth fine lines and plump skin.

4. Kalahari Nourishing Eye Balm Tube

Product Description:

A light-textured eye balm that will nourish and protect the delicate skin around the eyes. The peptide-rich balm in combination with highly effective botanical ingredients will reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, reduce dark circles and puffiness and prevent inflammation while keeping the skin hydrated.

Why It’s Ideal for Dry Skin:

Reenergize the delicate eye area with the restorative benefits of Kalahari’s Nourishing Eye Balm. This rich, hydrating formula harnesses potent botanicals like resurrection plant, marula oil, and mongongo nut to smooth, firm and protect. 

Resurrection plant extracts improve elasticity and help retain moisture to combat dryness and crow’s feet. Marula oil delivers essential fatty acids to nourish delicate skin and reduce puffiness. Mongongo nut provides antioxidant support against environmental damage. 

Apply this rejuvenating eye balm morning and night to help minimize lines, brighten dark circles and revive weary eyes. Its nourishing properties comfort dry, mature skin for a more youthful, rested appearance.

5. Kalahari Phyto-Calm Facial Mist

Product Description:

The Phyto-calm Facial Mist will visibly reduce redness and sensitivity whilst supporting the skin’s natural lipid barrier. Sensitized and Sensitive skin has become more common and treating it effectively is vital.  

Skin sensitivity is caused by multiple factors such as genetics, medication, incorrect product use, pollution or allergies. This treatment facial mist will immediately and effectively reduce dermal redness and chronic redness.

Why It’s Ideal for Dry Skin:

Refresh and hydrate parched complexions with Kalahari’s Phyto-Calm Facial Mist. This soothing botanical formula features aloe vera, chamomile, rose water and more to calm inflammation and provide an instant burst of hydration. 

Hyaluronic acid attracts and binds moisture to the skin for long-lasting relief from dryness. Antioxidant-rich marula oil softens while vitamin E protects against environmental aggressors. 

The perfect pick-me-up for dry, sensitive skin in need of hydration and nourishment. Kalahari Phyto-Calm Mist replenishes and restores balance to reveal a smooth, comfortable complexion.

Organic Skin Care Products for Dry Skin Routine. 

Customizing your skincare routine for dry skin is vital to address its unique needs. Dry skin requires intense hydration to restore moisture balance, prevent irritation, and reduce redness. 

Tailoring your routine allows for the incorporation of soothing ingredients and targeted solutions to combat sensitivity. Additionally, a personalized approach enables the use of anti-ageing ingredients to minimize fine lines and wrinkles, promoting a more youthful appearance. 

The goal is not only to nourish and hydrate but also to provide comfort, enhancing overall well-being and fostering healthier, more radiant skin.

Talk To A Skin Care Professional

If you’re unsure what products to use you can always request a free skin assessment from CJ Aesthetics. The Skin Assessment will be done by the Owner of C.J Aesthetic , Aesthetician Chantelee Joubert, and is completely free of charge.  

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Chantelee Joubert

Chantelee Joubert

I am a beauty, cosmetic & personal care specialist. I am also a qualified dermal aesthetician & somatologists with a clinic located in centurion. Feel free to contact me for a free skin assessment.