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Is it okay washing my body twice a day? i even mosturise after both, but just wanted to know if it is alright?

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh answered

Specializes in Allergy and Immunology

Dry skin: Excessive washing depletes the skin's natural oils and can make it dry. Moisturizing after each bath is good, if you have to shower twice a day. If that is the case, use tepid water, not too hot and don't linger in the shower.

Answered 3/26/2013

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