Why is Lotion good to use after a shower?


Why would you use lotion after you shower? Doesn’t it make your skin greasy and oily? You would need to shower again

In: Biology

right after a shower your skin is still damp and obviously as time goes on, the water will evaporate. moisturizing after bathing is said to be good because the lotion will block the water from leaving your skin. it’s sort of like an occlusive in that the lotion keeps the skin hydrated for longer.