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A 17-year-old male asked:

I have redness and peel skin because of cream . should i use the scrub to remove peel skin?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dermatology 38 years experience
No: Use a moisturizer --- it will gently exfoliate the skin while moisturizing it without causing too much irritation
Dr. Glynis Ablon
Dermatology 29 years experience
Absolutely not: Just use a little OTC hydrocortisone to calm skin and some Eucerin calming lotion. the peeling skin will shed,make sure you use sunscreen

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Last updated Nov 21, 2014

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