As a diabetic it is important to keep your skin as hydrated as possible. One should look for a skin moisturizer that is good for you. They have some skin lotions that are better then others, but they may feel greasy to some people. If you don't like the smell of it or the feel of it you are less apt to use it, so go with what you like. The best lotion on the planet won't help you in the tube. So learn to just use a regular regimen with what you like. Persistence can be an effective tool in avoiding trouble
Many different special creams are made to keep your feet moisturized. This is of utmost important to a person with diabetes. Keep your feet clean, but make sure that they are not dry and cracking. A little split in the skin of the foot of a diabetic can let in an infection and that is especially bad for a person with high sugar.