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A 26-year-old female asked:

my skin is dry/itchy. started using aveeno (oatmeal) body wash/lotion. i have tiny dot pimples on my legs look like ingrown hairs, how to prevent?? flakey skin

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Dr. Sathish Philip
Family Medicine 18 years experience
Dry skin/eczema: It's recommended to use plain white moisturizers two times a day, use less warm wate for bath or showers, use soaps or bath gel for sensitive skin ( better to go with in colored and non fragrant or non scented, also gently tapping skin to dry than rubbing with towel is also recommended. See your doctor or skin specialist if not improving, sooner if worse.

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Last updated Jun 11, 2016

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