Medicated creams containing alpha-hydroxy, lactic or salicylic acid
or urea moisturize and soften dry skin
while helping to loosen and remove dead skin cells.
Depending on their strength, certain creams are available over-the-counter and others require a prescription. Your doctor can advise you on the best option for your skin.Cerave® sa renewing lotion exfoliates, smoothes and softens it is otc.