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A 18-year-old female asked:

Is lichenification on face due to eczema permanent?if not how many days will my skin take to heal and is there any medication for healing it?

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Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dermatology 38 years experience
No: Lichenification is a response of the skin to rubbing and scratching and can be reversed

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