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How can I get rid of the flaky skin under my lips?

How can I get rid of the flaky skin under my lips?

Cerave, hydrocortiso: Cerave will work. If inflammed may use hydro rationed short term. This amy represent sensitivity to toothpaste or saliva. Change toothpaste to sensodyne and see if it makes a difference. ...Read more

Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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Flaky Skin (Definition)

Skin is the outermost tissue covering the body. Flaky skin can break off in thin, ...Read more


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How can I get rid of flaky skin on my lids?

How can I get rid of flaky skin on my lids?

Seborrhea: Seborrhea (seb-uh-ree-uh) is a common skin condition (red, itchy rash & white scales). It is called dandruff when is affects the scalp, but it can also be on other parts of the face & body (folds around nose, behind the ears, the forehead, eyebrows, eyelids, chest, around (the navel). Medicated shampoos used 2-3x/wk on these area as directed can help reduce the scaling. See your dermatologist. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of flaky skin on my nose?

How can I get rid of flaky skin on my nose?

Seborrheic Derm: Seborrheic dermatitis is thought to be due to a combination of an over production of skin oil and irritation from a yeast called malassezia. Seborrheic dermatitis appears to run in families. Stress, fatigue, weather extremes, oily skin, infrequent shampoos or skin cleaning, use of lotions that contain alcohol, skin disorders (such as acne), or obesity may increase the risk. Rx with promiseb. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of the flaky skin of my lips? Im a smoker.

How can I get rid of the flaky skin of my lips? Im a smoker.

I'll bet...: ...You can guess what i'm going to say: stop smoking! if you continue, dry lips will be the very least of your worries. If you quit, your lips and the entire rest of your body will feel immeasurably better. I know that from personal experience. Do yourself a huge favor. There are plenty of organizations that can help you quit, and your doctor can help too. ...Read more

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How to get rid of dry skin on my feet?

How to get rid of dry skin on my feet?

Moisturize them: Also make sure they are dry and your not mistaking dryness for fungus. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of the eczema on my skin?

How can I get rid of the eczema on my skin?

Creams/Ointments: For eczema flares, apply prescription strength corticosteroid ointments to problem areas twice a day until clear. Daily moisturization is important as well. Other tips: Take quick showers (10-15min) in lukewarm water while avoiding harsh and drying cleansers. Pat away excess water and immediately apply fragrance-free moisturizer like Vanicream. Use at least twice a day. Avoidance of triggers. ...Read more

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How to get rid of my extremely dry and flaky skin on my face?

How to get rid of my extremely dry and flaky skin on my face?

Dry skin: 1. Hydrate well with water. 2. Avoid lengthy or hot showers. 3. Use sunscreen consistently. 4. Avoid harsh or deodorant soaps - think hypoallergenic & unscented. 5. Only need frequent soap/cleanser on areas that are dirty, oily or create body odor. 6. Use moisturizer as needed. 7. Aim for 8 hours of sleep per night. 8. Maintain a healthy diet. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of a dry patch of skin of skin on my penis?

Determine Cause: Prior to recommending treatment, it is important to determine the etiology of the dryness. The possible causes may be trauma, chemical irritation, allergy, infection, or cutaneous malignancy. Consultation with a physician will aid in this determination. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of my wrinkled skin on my arms?

How can I get rid of my wrinkled skin on my arms?

See below: Wrinkling happens at age 70.If it really bothers you,consult a plastic surgeon,depending on how wrinkly and how much it bothers you.Wish you good health:) ...Read more

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How can I get rid of the redness, irritation, and dry skin around my nose?

How can I get rid of the redness, irritation, and dry skin around my nose?

OTC Steroid Cream: One place to start would be to apply 1% Hydrocortisone cream from the store. Because this is your face, i would be very conservative whenever using steroid, so only apply it once a day. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of red acne and rough skin on my cheeks?

How can I get rid of red acne and rough skin on my cheeks?

Depends on causes: Acne and rough skin has many causes which may be hormonal or skin type related. Determining cause helps to determine treatment which can be as simple as a good skin care regimen, blue laser light therapy or more aggressively with oral medication which has side effects. You may check with your primary physician or dermatologist for workup and treatment. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of dry and flaky skin on my face without causing blemishes?

How can I get rid of dry and flaky skin on my face without causing blemishes?

Oil free moisturizer: Daily application of a fragrance free noncomedogenic oil free moisturizer will hydrate the epidermis and not contribute to acne. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of those tiny skin bumps right under my eyes?

How can I get rid of those tiny skin bumps right under my eyes?

Need to consult MD: Skin tags under your eyes need to be examined by your doctor and you need to have blood test to check your cholesterol checked as it may be related to high cholesterol.These are called xanthomas if thats the case you will have to be treated for high cholesterol and diet they can be removed by dermatologists so consult your doctor. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of scaly skin on my face and what causes this?

How can I get rid of scaly skin on my face and what causes this?

Probably: This is probably seborrheic dermatitis. This can be treated with hydrocortisone, elidel, (pimecrolimus) protopic, proseb and other creams. See your dermatologist to discuss treatment options. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of redness and dry skin on the face?

How can I get rid of redness and dry skin on the face?

Dry skin: Avoid lengthy showers w hot water (warm is better). Oil-based moisturizers hydrate skin. Moisturize skin often. Hydrate well – especially w water. Eat a nutritious diet. Use gentle soaps or cleansers that are unscented & hypoallergenic. Avoid deodorant soaps or other harsh soaps. Remember that you don’t have to wash entire body w soap every day. Use soap on areas that are dirty or where body ...Read more

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How to get rid of thin scaly skin on my legs?

Emollient: If using over the counter skin lotions are not helpful you should consult a dermatologist as it may be a specific disorder rather than garden variety skin dryness. ...Read more