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Dryness in skin - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Dry Skin
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Doctor :   how can i help
User :   hi
User :   good evening
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User :   may i know ur name
User :   doctor
Doctor :   Dr
User :   hi
User :   ram
Doctor :   tell me
User :   this is regarding skin problem
User :   shall i ask you
Doctor :   ok
User :   my skin is very dry
User :   though i drink lot and lots of water
Doctor :   ok
User :   what shall i do
User :   i stopped using soap and was using face wash
User :   still i had same problem
Doctor :   ok
User :   now am using johnsons baby soap its ok a bit
User :   how to avoid dry skin
User :   ram
Doctor :   Here are the natural tips to take care of dry skin
Doctor :   Do not use hot water to cleanse dry skin.
Doctor :   Use a soft cotton cloth and pat dry your skin.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Do not rub the skin with harsh, rough textured towels.
User :   with water or just softcotton
Doctor :   Instead of washing with water use a clean sprayer to moisten your skin.
Doctor :   Use mineral water instead of tap water for spray.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Avoid using harsh soaps and face washes as they remove natural oil that protects your skin.
User :   what kind soap shall i use
User :   for face
User :   ram
Doctor :   Pamper your skin by massaging with moisturizer
Doctor :   Moisturizer increases the moisture of upper layer of skin and makes it soft and smooth.
User :   anything in specific
User :   because when i use moisturiser skin becomes dark
Doctor :   Apply a thin layer of coconut oil before finishing the bath and pat dry the skin
Doctor :   Avoid alcohol-based cleansers.
User :   ok
User :   ok
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User :   done
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