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When is the best time of day to moisturize?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

The best time to moisturize is after you get out of the bath or shower, while your skin is still wet. Doing so will allow your skin to retain the extra water, especially if your moisturizer contains an occlusive agent.

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