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My skin is peeling off of my fingers and hands, Could it be an allergic reaction?

My skin is peeling off of my fingers and hands, Could it be an allergic reaction?

No: This type of reaction is likely from too much exposure to water,soap , or irritant solvent. Suggest that you avoid scented or antibacterial soaps and use hand lotion after washing whenever possible. ...Read more

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If my hand's upper skin is peeling off, what can I do?

If my hand's upper skin is peeling off, what can I do?

Keep it covered: With daily wound care (covering the wound with a bandage and antibiotic if there are signs of infection) the wound should heal quickly. See your doctor if you develop fever, chills, redness at the wound site, colored wound drainage, or if you have a large area of skin peeling. ...Read more

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My 18 mnth old just got over having HFM for the most part everything has cleared up but her skin is peeling off her hands should i be worried.

My 18 mnth old just got over having HFM for the most part everything has cleared up but her skin is peeling off her hands should i be worried.

Sometimes can occur: HFMD is usually not serious. Illness is typically mild, and nearly all patients recover in 7 to 10 days without medical treatment.Anything that causes inflammation can result in peeling. Like skin peeling after a sunburn. Thicker skin of the palms and soles can take longer to peel. ...Read more

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My daughter had hand foot and mouth and now the skin is peeling off her toes, is this normal?

My daughter had hand foot and mouth and now the skin is peeling off her toes, is this normal?

HFM: It could be. This also a symptom of resolving scarlet fever. That is a rash caused by strep throat. Especially, if her fingers, and groin area are also peeling. Call your pediatrician, to be sure. ...Read more

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Skin on hands peeling?

Use hand cream or lo: Use any moisturising cream or lotion and the new skin will come. ...Read more

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My hands keep breaking out and the skin is peeling?

My hands keep breaking out and the skin is peeling?

Hand Eczema: Eczema, also called dermatitis. 'hand dermatitis' is a broad term for any type of eczema that develops on the hands. Hand dermatitis often has unique causes, commonly job-related and can require specific testing and treatments. Treatment is with emollients like cerave cream which is otc and prescription strength cortisone like vanos. ...Read more

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Why dose my skin peel on the bottom parts of my feet and hands?

Dry feet and hands: One hand and two foot syndrome is fungus that results in dryness of both soles and usually the dominant hand palm. Treatment with amlactin cream and Lamisil (terbinafine) cream is often effective. Drynesss can be treated with amlactin cream. Allergy is possible, but less likely to affect both hands and feet. ...Read more

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Can someone explain to me how come my skin on my hand is peeling?

Can someone explain to me how come my skin on my hand is peeling?

More info.: Would need more information on other areas of body affected, parts of hands affected, and. A dermatologist or allergist can help, but first consider the frequency of hand washing, and whether you've changed soaps/detergents/lotions recently. You may have an allergy, or simply dry skin. See your primary physician for evaluation, as rarely some types of peeling can be signs of dangerous condition ...Read more

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What can be causing the skin on my hands to be peeling off?

Possible eczema: Dry, peeling skin on the hands is common and may be a form of eczema, allergy or keratolysis exfoliativa. Sometimes this can occur after an illness, infection or exposure to harsh soap or chemical. I recommend using a gentle cleanser to wash the hands and applying a good moisturizer 3-4 times per day. If this is not helping after a few days, a visit to the dermatologist is recommended. ...Read more