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Dry white spots on the skin during winter - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Dry Skin
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Doctor :   Hi
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User :   yeah
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User :   I have problem regarding my skin
Doctor :   Ok
User :   its very dry and sometime dry white spots on my skin which generally haappen in winter
User :   is this because of soap which i used
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   The most common reason could be dryness.
Doctor :   I suggest that you use a mild soap, preferably herbal while taking a bath.
Doctor :   Pat yourself dry rather than rubbing the skin.
Doctor :   Then you should apply a moisturizer twice a day after washing.
User :   okay
Doctor :   Use luke warm water rather than excess hot water
Doctor :   as the hot water can irritate the skin.
User :   okay
Doctor :   You should try to cover up as much as possible.
Doctor :   To avoid exposure to dryness and cold weather
Doctor :   You should eat Vitamin E foods like wheat germDoctor :   Or use Tab. Evion 400mg for 15 days 1 tab per day
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