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From excessive hand washing, my knuckles have become extremely chapped. What should I do?

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Dr. Bac Nguyen
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In brief: Reduce washing and

First, you must minize the cause.
.Which is excessive washing. Then, add mositurizer..Use some that has a bit more grease. Topical Hydrocortisone may help..But this cream is quite weak, so you may need a script from your doc for a stronger one. But above all, avoid excessive washing. Wear gloves to do your work so u will need less washing..Goog luck.

In brief: Reduce washing and

First, you must minize the cause.
.Which is excessive washing. Then, add mositurizer..Use some that has a bit more grease. Topical Hydrocortisone may help..But this cream is quite weak, so you may need a script from your doc for a stronger one. But above all, avoid excessive washing. Wear gloves to do your work so u will need less washing..Goog luck.
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