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A 77-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Crepey skin: Crepey skin is a sign of aging. Collagen and elastic tissue are lost and the skin becomes paper thin. Treatment is difficult but fraxel laser has been ... Read More

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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Avoid the sun: The worse thing for the skin is prolonged sun exposure. Avoid that and/or use sunscreens and that is the best thing you can do to protect your skin.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
25 years experience Dermatology
Moisture!: Any otc moisturizer is a good place to start. They can range from thick (like an ointment) to thin (like a lotion). Soaking in water before applying a ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Dry skin: Avoid lengthy showers w hot water (warm is better). Oil-based moisturizers hydrate skin. Moisturize skin often. Hydrate well – especially w water. Eat ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
Multi-Vits: All vitamins are helpful for ggod skin and health in general --a good multi-vit is usually all you need.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
41 years experience Internal Medicine
See a doctor: You need a proper diagnosis before taking a prescription. You could have anything from an inflamed varicose vein (hemorroid) to yeast to allergies to ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Katia Ilieva
32 years experience Family Medicine
Lotion,vitamins: use hand/body lotion for dry skin after each wash with soap; consider Eucerin, Nivea, for DRY skin; start taking Centrum vitamin 1 tabl a day; avoid ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Try: Neutrogena acne. It is good for your type of skin and won't make more oil
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
43 years experience Cardiology
Fish oil: Fish oil is a good suppliment you can also use coconut oil topically or johnson baby oil.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Coyle Connolly
29 years experience Dermatology
Soap: Less drying soaps such as dove unscented or non soap cleansers such as cereve are considered less drying and irritating for sensitive skin.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ebner
18 years experience Dermatology
Non-comedogenic: Try a light non-comedogenic lotion applied to the face when it is dry from using acne products. Solodyn (minocycline) should not cause much dryness, ... Read More
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