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Dryness of arms and feet - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Dry Skin
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Doctor :   HI
User :   good morning sir
Doctor :   HOw can I help you
User :   hi
Doctor :   Good After noon
User :   my name is 27 old man
User :   hav prob with my arms n feet getting more dry
User :   especially winter time
Doctor :   More dry in the terms of what are you having does your skin get cracked or some thing like that
User :   and having lines on my fingers while winter time showing its more
Doctor :   ok
User :   y little but only in my upper hand n feet
User :   but summer time i can reduce almost 60 percentage
Doctor :   It is natural in winter you need to apply cold creams to your skin and that needs to be done immediately after you come out of your bath without drying your skin apply the cold cream to your skin
User :   winter time my fingers r showing like aging man with loose skin
User :   is there any permenent treatment like lazer or
Doctor :   Yes it happens in winter since due to the cold climate your skin will loose lot of moisture and in summer since you keep sweating the oil glands also are hyper functioning and hence it shall not get cracked
User :   k
Doctor :   no it needs to be on seasonal basis only and also in you diet during the winter try taking a lot of mustard and fat items
Doctor :   like meat and poultry and milk based products
User :   normally i am using some creams but after i whash my hands will get dry
Doctor :   it shall help in preventing the cracking
Doctor :   yes that is why i have mentioned that soon after bath before you dry your skin you need to apply the cold cream and that shall help retain the moisture in side itself
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
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User :   sir can i know which lotion is better n lasting pleas inform i am using nevia cream
User :   somebody told me about glycerin and rose water how is it sir
Doctor :   Ponds Body lotion will help
User :   pls advise me
User :   thanx alot
Doctor :   I do not have any idea about it
Doctor :   You are welcome Bye for now
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