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how do i go about getting rid of my dry itchy skin, i find my skin pimples up when i put pressure and scratching on my skin.?

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Dr. Jeffrey Weinberg
28 years experience Dermatology
Dermatographism: This could be pressure-induced hives. Antihistamines could help.
Answered on Mar 26, 2013
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Dr. Emil Shakov
17 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Moisturizer: Your pimples are likely related to hormonal changes in skin. You should get a good regimen of a cleanser and moisturizer to start with.
Answered on Nov 15, 2013

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