A 44-year-old member asked:
how do i get rid of really dry skin on my face it's peeling. please help?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Jennifer Tighe De Soto answered
14 years experience Cosmetic Surgery
Exfoliate + Moisture: The simplest way to improve flaking skin is by using an exfoliant, either physical (microbeads) or chemical (lactic or glycolic acid). You can do a chemical peel, microderm abrasion or laser resurfacing to start and then maintain with 2-3 times a week exfoliation at home and then one of the more aggressive ways every 3-6 months depending on your skin. Also use a good emollient moisturizer.
Answered on Feb 27, 2017
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