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Dry flaky skin on nose, eyebrows and cheeks. On scraping becomes red and sore.

i have dry flacky skin around my nose in my eyebrows and between them too sometimes it spreads to my cheeks. i constantly scrape it off because it looks bad then it turns real red and sore. what is it?
Asked On : Mon, 26 Mar 2012
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Thanks for question,
The condition you described is called seborrhoeic dermatitis ,you need regular use of fongitar shampoo twice a week and betamethasone lotion mixed in 50 50 oil .also apply fucicort cream (steroid cum antibacterial) twice a day for 2weeks then let me know.
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Answered: Thu, 19 Jul 2012
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