Dehydrated skin often feels tight, looks dull, and may have visible fine lines. Unlike dry skin, it lacks water, not oil. So, the focus should be on hydrating ingredients, like hyaluronic acid, and strengthening the skin barrier to seal that moisture in. A good moisturiser will help to lock in moisture The woes of dehydrated skin are well-known: flaking, itching, burning, and peeling. If your skin is dehydrated, you lose the plumpness of youth. By restoring the skin’s moisture levels and lipid layer, you’ll also be restoring a youthful appearance to your face.