Style & Beauty

Moisturizing Body Washes: The 5 Best Cleansers For Dry Winter Skin

01/24/2012 08:57am ET | Updated December 6, 2017

In the winter, it takes almost everything I have to not ratchet up the heat in my apartment. Same goes for the hot water in the shower. Though I inevitably do, and it always ends the same: With incredibly dry (and uncomfortable) skin. I try to remedy the situation with layers of post-shower lotion, but it's usually never enough. That's when these super-hydrating body washes come into play. Loaded with moisturizing ingredients like shea butter, vitamin E and jojoba oil, these add an extra dose of moisture to keep skin super soft the entire day. Here, the top five most hydrating shower gels in all of the land (as road-tested by me).


Bobby Doherty