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Dry Skin (Definition)

Skin lacking adequate moisture feels tight and uncomfortable. This can result from impaired lipid production within the skin leading to water loss. Patients with eczema are prone to dry skin. Other possible causes include low environmental humidity, excessive use of soap, or internal causes such as hypothyroidism. Application of moisturizing cream or ointment immediately ...Read more


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What could be the association between small bowel obstruction, hemorrhoids and swollen dry skin?

What could be the association between small bowel obstruction, hemorrhoids and swollen dry skin?

Bowel Obstruction: It's possible the hemorrhoids were there before and the increase in the abdominal pressure when the bowels were obstructed caused the hemorrhoids to "flare". Small bowel obstructions can cause a diversion of body fluids to the abdomen, which can cause the dry skin. I'm not sure exactly what you mean by swollen skin....But it's possible to have lower extremity edema in this situation as well. ...Read more

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How to get rid of shiney dry skin!?

How to get rid of shiney dry skin!?

Glytone 20% lotion: Try glytone 20% glycolic acid lotion or m2 skin recovery moisturizer with mandelic and malic acid. ...Read more

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I have really dry skin, need to get rid of it?

I have really dry skin, need to get rid of it?

Dry skin: To prevent or treat dry skin: 1. Hydrate orally with water. 2. Use sun screen liberally. 3. Take warm baths or showers instead of hot ones. 4. Avoid “deodorant” or abrasive soaps – opt for mild cleansers/soaps/shower gels. 5. Apply moisturizing lotion before the skin is fully dry. ...Read more

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How to get rid of itchy dry skin?

How to get rid of itchy dry skin?

Dry skin: To prevent or treat dry skin: 1. Hydrate orally with water. 2. Use sun screen liberally. 3. Take warm baths or showers instead of hot ones. 4. Avoid “deodorant” or abrasive soaps – opt for mild cleansers/soaps/shower gels. 5. Apply moisturizing lotion before the skin is fully dry. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of very dry skin ?

How can I get rid of very dry skin ?

Ceramide Moisturizer: Shower less than 5 minutes with luke warm water, and use a soap free cleanser. Daily application of a fragrance-free, oil-free moisturizing lotion (cerave) will promote normal desquamation and exfoliation of the epidermis. In addition, it contains ceramide that will reduce insensible water loss and enhance the barrier function and epidermal and dermal water content. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of dry skin on your heel?

How do you get rid of dry skin on your heel?

Moisturizing lotions: For problem cases, with callused or cracking heels, used a preparation with Lactic Acid or urea. Also consider the possibility that there may by a superimposed athlete's foot infection. Have it checked professionally. ...Read more

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How to get rid hard dry skin around your heel?

How to get rid hard dry skin around your heel?

Moisturize: Use a skin lotion/moisturizing cream on your heels on a regular basis. Use of a pumice stone can be helpful and is a safe way to gently remove buildup. This often needs to be done on a regular basis. If you have dry heels with painful cracks, or are diabetic or have peripheral vascular disease, seek care from a podiatrist. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of dry skin around my eyebrows?

Eyebrow dry skin: Dry skin around your eyebrows can be treated with exfoliation, followed by lotion. If persistent, anti-dandruff shampoo can be used and if inflamed, topical Hydrocortisone cream can be used. ...Read more

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How can you get rid of dry skin with homemade treatments?

How can you get rid of dry skin with homemade treatments?

Dry skin: Combining olive oil and sugar will create a great scrub that not only exfoliates your skin, but moisturizes it as well. Put 1/4 cup of olive oil in a small bowl. Add 1 tsp of sugar in the bowl. Apply the mixture to your face and let it absorb into your skin for 20 minutes. After you rinse your face with lukewarm water, your skin will feel as soft as butter. ...Read more

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Hemorrhoids (Definition)

The veins in the rectum can swell and become puffy when a person has frequent pressure on them from pushing out a bm. This is constipation. The swollen veins can burn, itch, or sometimes become severely painful (from a clot building up inside). Veins in the rectum are called hemorrhoidal veins and the sick, stretched out vein ...Read more