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Have dry skin, plumpish lips, acne and oily skin. Why is skin wrinkled and red?

Well I will start like this. I do not know what is wrong but I do feel that something is odd. I am 18 and growing up I always had dry skin and small but plumpish lips . In the last couple years my face got very oily and I got acne , which I understand is normal but that s not the problem. My lips have became dry, wrinkled, cracked, and so very flat. They also are outlined in a dark colored red like someone drew a line on them. They look absolutely terrible and honestly my lips look like a 70 year olds that s how bad they are. It is like they are not producing collagen and they are getting worse everyday. I tried the best lip moisturizers, I drink almost 3 bottles of water a day, I have tried everything. It began just happening during the day, I would wake up and they would be fine but in a couple hours this would happen, but now its in the mornings, afternoons, and nights. They are embarrassing and because of them people make fun of me and I can t even get a date. I am not over exaggerating either it is awful, I do not know what to do. It is effecting my self confidence to the point where I dread going in public. Please help and Thank you so much for your time.
Asked On : Fri, 21 Sep 2012
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you have dual behaviour skin
for dryness if you use moisteriser it becomes oily and red and pimples on skin
if we treat pimples it is dry and winkeled
keep skin dry and airy
no fatty oily spicy and greesy food
lot of warm water
non toxic oils shampoo creams and ointments
no use of medicines like paracetamol ibuprufen calcium irn diet suppliments
even for other ailments off and on
i you can stop milk and diary proteins completely even shzmpoo and soaps should not have milk and egg and nut prteins
use clindamycin gel bd
and tretinoic acid gel a night
switch off light after retinoic acid application as it reacts with light
use anti allergic sos
apply calamine lotion before going out
if te skin gets excessive dry mix moisteriser in clindamycin and tretinoic acid gel
cap minocycline 50 mg od for 7 days if pus filled in pimples
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