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Hands bcome dry in summer - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi
User :   i have an issues with my hands in winter or summer the hands become dry
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do you use any chemicals or detergents a lot/
User :   no i use soap to bath thats all not more than that
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I suggest that you use Aloevera moisturizing cream on your palms twice a day
Doctor :   It is a normal phenomenon and will come down with timw
Doctor :   It is mostly seasonal
User :   is this will work for me
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   You can also use Elovera Moisturizing cream
Doctor :   It is a mixture of Vitamin
Doctor :   E
Doctor :   ANd aloe vera
User :   even when i move to new places or there is a change in water
Doctor :   Ok
User :   but when i met othere doctors they said its due to vitamin C
Doctor :   Then regular mpoisturizing is the only way and
Doctor :   in addition, you need to avoid harsh soaps, cold climate
Doctor :   DO you have bleeding gums?
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :   I is unlikely to be Vitamin C, but still you can improve it with
Doctor :   taking more Citrus fruits
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