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Skin on hands become hard, no feeling on fingertips. Air bubble started appearing. Possible cause?

The skin on both my hands begin to harden to the point that I really have no sense of feeling in my fingertips or in my palms. After a few days, little air bubble begin to appear and then the skin starts to peel off after a week has passed. This has been going on for several months now, and I have backtracked... I haven t changed any of my daily washing habits, nor have I started cleaning with any new or uncommon cleaning products. I have seen other posts on online forums but I have yet to find any sort of valid explanation as to what might be causing this.
Asked On : Tue, 12 Mar 2013
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it look like skin condition known as pompholyx ,it is type of hand eczema
you need to apply good moisturizer 3-4 times a day
apply mild steroid cream over it
better to consult dermatologist if not feel better
avoid contact with any chemical
drink more water and avoid frequent hand wash
use mild cleanser for hand wash
i hope i answered your question
Answered: Fri, 15 Mar 2013
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