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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience in Dermatology
Depends on the cause: need to know why your skin is peeling, but most of the time its about 1-2 weeks
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience in Dermatology
Add moisturizer: oral vitamin E, and see dermatologist if not improving
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A member asked:
Dr. Stephen Hefler
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: Not necessary to do so, with moisturizers, the dead skin will come off by itself.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience in Wound care
Happy Skin: Skin is the major protection of our delicate internal tissues from a harsh environment, it is susceptible to injury itself. Sun, shaving and many chem ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Powlin Manuel
50 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Skin cells peel: A peeling skin is the result of separation of the outer layer of cells which separates. A typical common skin lesion of this nature is seen in sun bur ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Sunburn: Sunburn damages the skin. So. Yes, absolutely.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Han
Dr. Karen Han answered
22 years experience in Dermatology
Unavoidable: Once sunburned, damage has already happened, and peeling is unavoidable. Treatment is aimed at reducing the symptoms of pain, typically with oral Ibu ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience in Pediatrics
SUNTAN: The damage to your skin was done. Do nothing except moisturizer until gone. If redness is noticed after sun exposure, you may apply a thin layer of st ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Christiaan Maurer
22 years experience in Internal Medicine
NO: It is genetic or related to contact dermatitis.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
34 years experience in Aesthetic Medicine
Avoidance: Avoid trauma look to see if you do repeated traumatic things to the fingers like picking at things, playing guitar etc Avoid hot hand washes Wash ha ... Read More

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