Cold weather and low humidity strip the skin and hair of its natural moisture in winter. Your skin care regimen in winter should aim at preserving the natural moisture of the skin and hair. Here are some essential tips as suggested by Dr Rinky Kapoor cosmetic dermatologist and co-founder of The Esthetic Clinics that you need to follow. Haircare Cover your head when you leave your house and oil and condition your hair more frequently. Warm up some olive oil or coconut oil and apply on the scalp for an hour and then wash off twice a week or so.