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Causes of dry cuticles - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Dry Skin
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User :   i have dry cuticles could you please tell its root cause
Doctor :   lack of moisture, lack of water
User :   whole year i have
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   apply any cuticle cream every day
Doctor :   or use cold cream
User :   ya but what is the root cause
Doctor :   or use oil like olive oil, almond oil to the cuticle an dmassage
User :   any vitamin deficiency?
Doctor :   Yes , vitamin def also can cause
User :   which vitamin
User :   i browsed on the net
User :   i did't get exact reason
Doctor :   You can take a multivitamin tablet
User :   i have it from many years
Doctor :   or eat healthy foods like frits, juices
Doctor :   dry fruits like dates, almonds

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