Best Soaps for Dry Skin in India – Top 7 Picks


Dry skin is a problem that plagues many of us. Women who suffer from dry skin need to religiously use a body lotion and also drink lots of water to keep their system hydrated. Many of us forget to apply a body lotion in a rush and it can lead to itchy and scaly skin. Add to it the dryness caused by your regular soap and you have extremely dry skin worries. But worry not, there is a single solution to both the problems- switch to a soap that is made for dry skin. These soaps don’t dry you out but actually end up moisturizing your skin. That way, even if you forget your body lotion on a busy day, your skin is still hydrated and supple. Here is a look at the best soaps for dry skin in India.


Best Soaps for Dry Skin in India

1. Nivea Creme Soap 

Nivea Creme Soap

The Nivea Creme Soap is enriched with almond oil. It mildly cleanses the skin without drying it out. The soap provides premium care and protection to your skin while also moisturizing it with every wash. It cleanses the skin without drying it out or leaving it scaly. The soap enforces the skin’s natural barrier and leaves your skin smooth and nourished. It is priced at Rs. 55 for 125 g.

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2. Himalaya Nourishing Cream and Honey Soap

Himalaya Nourishing Cream and Honey Soap

The Himalaya Nourishing Cream and Honey Soap is a special formulation for normal to dry skin. It intensely nourishes, softens and smoothes the skin. The honey in the soap helps in attracting moisture and also killing microbes while the cream helps in moisturizing the skin deeply. The result is refreshed and rejuvenated skin. The soap is priced at Rs. 24 for 75 g.

3. Dove Cream Beauty Bar

Dove Cream Beauty Bar

The Dove Cream Beauty Bar is enriched with 1/4th moisturizing milk and is one of the most popular soaps among women with dry skin. It moisturizes, hydrates and cleans your skin without drying it out. It replenishes the skin moisture and leave you smelling delicately fresh. It is priced at Rs. 45 for 75 g.

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4. VLCC Shea Butter Moisturizing Soap

VLCC Shea Butter Moisturizing Soap

The VLCC Shea Butter Moisturizing soap is a luxurious bathing bar that is enriched with Shea butter and glycerin. The soap helps in adding moisture to your dry skin and making it really smooth. Glycerin gently cleanses the skin without drying it out. The soap is priced at Rs. 85 for a 100 g bar.

5. Lotus Herbals Honey Moist Soap

Lotus Herbals Honey Moist Soap

The Lotus Herbals Honey Moist Soap is an ultra moisturizing cleanser that helps in gently cleansing your dry skin while also providing it much needed moisturization through a 100% Ayurvedic formulation. The soap is a dual bar that combines the nourishing properties of honey in one and the fresh toning properties of rose water in another. It is priced at Rs. 80 for 100g.

6. Aloe Veda Almond Oil and Cocoa Butter Soap

Aloe Veda Almond Oil and Cocoa Butter Soap

The Aloe Veda Almond Oil and Cocoa Butter Soap is a fragrance free handmade soap that is rich in cocoa butter, shea butter, almond oil and aloe vera. The soap not only cleanses and moisturizes the skin but also helps in accelerated rejuvenation that gives you renewed skin on regular use. It is priced at Rs. 80 for 100 g.

7. Fiama Di Wills Gel Bathing Bar

Fiama Di Wills Gel Bathing Bar

The Fiama Di Wills Gel Bathing bar freezes a gel into a bathing bar using Liquid crystal technology. The skin conditioners in the bar lock in the moisture into the skin and give you soft and moisturized skin round the clock. It comes in 6 exotic variants and is priced at Rs. 50 for 125 g.

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After a stint in an MNC in Bangalore, Aparna has now started doing what she loves the most- writing. Travelling and cooking come a close second and third. She lives in Mumbai with her husband.