I divide my time between Australia and Germany, staying for 3months at a time in each country. I started getting very dry skin whenever I got to Germany and although I am doing everything to avoid it, tons of moisturizing cremes and masks and making sure I'm well hydrated, it's getting worse and takes longer to get better every time. Lately it has gotten so bad, my skin is so dry that I get rashes, red spots and my skin is flakey. Last time it lasted for about 3weeks, this time I've been in Germany for 6weeks already and it just doesn't seem to improve. Not only that it looks bad and I can't use any make-up, it's also really painful. I only get it when I come to Germany, whenever I'm in Australia my skin is fine, so I'm assuming it's something to do with the climate or the water or..? Does anybody have a similar problem or has advice what I can do about it? Thanks for your tips...
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