Avoid hot water, as that removes the moisturizer from your skin and makes it dark. Once you are done with your bath, without delay apply body lotion on the skin while its damp. If the skin on the elbows and knees is excessively dry use a thicker cream on them and massage till the cream gets observe in the skin.
We suggest that before taking a bath you should apply oil on the area and massage it. This will help you soften your skin and also help remove dead skin. You can use olive oil , Sesame seed oil or even sunflower oil.