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Should I try to remove the scaly patches of skin myself?
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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
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In brief: No
They will grow back.
You need to treat the inflammation underneath initially with external medications such as tazorac, (tazarotene) taclonex, luxiq, dovonex to control problem. Picking can make it worse and will cause bleeding.

In brief: No
They will grow back.
You need to treat the inflammation underneath initially with external medications such as tazorac, (tazarotene) taclonex, luxiq, dovonex to control problem. Picking can make it worse and will cause bleeding.
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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology
In brief: No
See your dermatologist to discuss treatment options for the scaly areas.

In brief: No
See your dermatologist to discuss treatment options for the scaly areas.
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