There is so much to learn about beauty and skin. Skin is big business and there is a lot of research and money going toward this field. It's important to understand your skin - is your skin dehydrated or dry, which is which?

Dehydrated skin lacks moisture on the surface.

Dry skin is skin that lacks oils not water.

Most people have dehydrated skin, or skin that lacks moisture or water. Therefore, you should not be using creams for dry skin as you will be creating a whole other problem. Either invest in a good moisturizer, or try some of the home recipes found on this site.