Dry skin is a typical skin condition described by an absence of the fitting measure of water in the most shallow layer of the skin, the epidermis. While dry skin will in general influence guys and females similarly, more established people are ordinarily significantly more inclined to dry skin. The skin in older people will in general have reduced measures of characteristic skin oils and ointments. Territories, for example, the arms, hands, and especially lower legs will in general be increasingly influenced by dry skin. Ecological components, for example, mugginess and temperature, profoundly affect the measure of water held inside the skin. For instance, chilly, dry air when warmed by a heater will create dry skin by dissipating dampness on the skin. Continuous hand-washing and purifying causes vanishing and dryness. Dry skin may likewise be a reaction of certain drugs just as a result of certain skin maladies.