One would think what with all the wonderful weather i.e. rain, snow we have in the Winter. Our skin should be soft and normal. However, skin in especial dry during the Winter due to a combination of factors, the low temperature, low humidify, hot water in showers and indoor heaters.
There are a few things you can do for dry skin.
Drinking water, staying hydrated is important.
Stay away from skin products with lots of alcohol or fragrance. The raw materials of these products can dry out the skin.
Apply a facial moisturizer, and for the rest of the body a good lotion. Coconut oil is an excellent and inexpensive moisturizer to look for in a lotion.