Skin lotion is not the best thing for dry skin.

  Skin care products come in formulations including lotion, cream, and ointment. Lotions are the thinnest while ointments are the thickest. The thicker the product, the more moisturizing effect it has on the skin. Lotions have the most water and the least beneficial moisturizing oils. Contrary to popular belief, water applied to the skin does…