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A 44-year-old member asked:

dry flakey skin from astringent. what do i do now?

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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 32 years experience
Dry Skin: Moisturize with cerave lotion to help with the dry skin. Cerave lotion is otc.

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How can I treat really flakey skin?

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Hi sstreh6: Use a moisturizer with ceramides, such as CeraVe lotion or cream for 2 weeks and if it is not improved, see a dermatologist.
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A 17-year-old male asked:

How long will I have flakey skin for if using bezoyl peroxide?

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Dr. Olakitan Akinjagunla
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MOISTURIZER: Use benzoyl peroxide with moisturizer which is available over the counter. This will make sure you do not get the dryness of the skin that will result in the flakiness

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