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A 24-year-old female asked:

My doctor pres.me topical corticosteroid for some mosquito bites on face.can i put my daily moisturizer in the time i'm not putting the steroid in it?

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Dr. James Pressly
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Yes: Using moisturizer between the applications of steroid cream should make no difference in the resolution of the mosquito bites. If they do not clear in several day it is possible they might not be bites.

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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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