What's to Know About Dry Skin?

Q:
What’s to know about dry skin?

A:
Dry skin usually is not a serious problem. However, those who have it can feel very uncomfortable. Now let’s learn more about it.

Common symptoms:

  • Itchy feeling
  • Tightness of skin
  • Rough skin
  • Peeling
  • Redness
  • Fine lines

Possible causes:

  • Staying in places where there are heaters, or fireplaces
  • Winter when humidity drops
  • Using detergents or soaps that remove oil from your skin
  • Certain skin problems

 

Keyword: dry skin

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