Winter Skin Irritations: What’s That Itch?

Your dry, itchy skin is likely caused by one of these 6 irritants. Here’s how to fix it
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What's itching you this winter?

More than 90 percent of winter skin problems are related to skin drying out, says David Bank, MD, a board-certified dermatologist and author of "Beautiful Skin: Every Woman's Guide to Looking Her Best at Any Age." Dry skin can cause itchiness on its own and also exacerbate other skin issues.

Check out these common skin irritants to figure out what might be causing your seasonal itchiness.

Related: Winter Skin Guide: 7 Steps to Healthy, Itch-Free Skin

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