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A 27-year-old female asked:

Why have i got dry skin around my nose and on my chin?

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Dr. Keshab Paudel
Internal Medicine 20 years experience
Please see below: Is weather is windy? Or very low humidity? These are the conditions among many.
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Dr. Haider Goussous
Addiction Medicine 64 years experience
Sun exposure?drmatit: Some times sun exposure without sun screen. Or it may be a form of dermatitis, check with your dermatologist.
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A 23-year-old male asked:

The skin around my nose is red, dry, and scaling?

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Dr. Glynis Ablon
Dermatology 30 years experience
Sounds like seborrhe: which is usually a combination of inflammation, cell turnover problems and fungal components. You need topical prescriptions from dermatologist, you can try OTC hydrocortisone until appointment.
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