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Had thyroid removed. Have dry skin, hair loss, wrinkles. Any suggestions?

Yes, I had my thyroid removed about 2 months ago. I am having very dry skin and hair loss . Noticed too, that my face looks more wrinkled. I am 74 and have wrinkles , of course but seems to be more of them and making me look very old. I have been taking medication for thyroid and have had it checked once, it shows to be in normal range. Any suggestions? I hate this......
Asked On : Sat, 29 Dec 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
hi dear, thyroid is very important to keep skin healthy. u must be on thyroxin supplements.
i will advice u two things here. first ask your doc to prescribe you adequate thyroxin supplement and secondly apply lot of moisturisers like cetaphil dam. wish u a good health
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