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best lotion for itchy skin

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kathleen Zabinski-kramer
30 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
A few kinds: Something without any fragrances and just a plain moisturizer like Cetaphil, eucerin or aquaphor.

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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Berger
41 years experience Dermatology
No one best: If there was only one, there would be only one choice in the dry skin aisle. Every skin is different, so what works for one may not work for others. B ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kelber
26 years experience Family Medicine
Lubriderm for skin: There are many very good lotions on the market. My patients seem to do better with ones that do not have perfumes and coloring agents in them. Lubri ... Read More
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Dr. Tara Passow
40 years experience Dermatology
Many helpful brands: There are many brands with products that are good for dry skin. Cetaphil, neutrogena, aveeno, (oatmeal) and vaseline are just a few.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Specializes in Family Medicine
Neither. Eucerin: cream if you can find it. Lotions are drying to the skin.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
41 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Most moisturizers help your skin retain the water which helps with dry itchy skin.
A female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
54 years experience Internal Medicine
See a doctor: What is the diagnosis? Use coconut oil for the dry skin. Himalayas calamine is better
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
29 years experience Dermatology
Actually you should: cover your body with lotion especially after bath or shower when skin still wet. Also add a moisturizing body wash not soap. Add oral Vitamin E and B ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Dry skin: The best treatment for dry skin, assuming no other pathology like hypothyroidism, dehydration, diabetes isn't the cause, is applying a moisturizer lik ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Dry skin: if symptoms are really bothersome you may want to see a dermatologist, meanwhile, try some skin care techniques: as bathing with cream soap, moisturiz ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Talk to psychiatrist: Do you have any other symptoms? Liver disease can cause itching all over the body. Use coconut oil all over twice daily. Is it side effect of your ... Read More

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