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A 20-year-old female asked:

My skin is dry and having cracked heel.i have acne scars.what kind of cream i have to use?

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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Family Medicine 38 years experience
2 different problems: Acne scars can be improved by dermatologist. Dry, cracked heels need moisturizing cream or lotion applied often. If there is redness or peeling between toes, need to treat athlete's foot with cream like lamisil (terbinafine). Watch for signs of infection: redness, swelling, pain, pus (especially if diabetic or poor circulation). Podiatrist can also recommend treatments.

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Last updated May 19, 2013

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