Dry Skin Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Apr
2015

Q&A: What can I do about extremely dry hands and palms that split open and bleed?

Dima Ali, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com my hands are extremly dry, so dry that my fingers, nuckels and palms split open and bleed. I can't git rid of it. I put hand cream on them all the time, that helps a little. It's been about 2 ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: What can I use for facial moisturizing and wrinkle-fighting if my skin is very sensitive to lotions and makeup?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have very sensitive skin. In fact, I don't wear makeup because I can't find any that doesn't make my face itch or burn. What I am looking for is a moisturizer that will help reduce my dry ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: My nose has been peeling constantly for months now, no matter how much i put moisturizer on it, if it continues to peel... should i see my doctor or what might it be?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com My nose has been peeling constantly for months now, no matter how much i put mosturizers on it, it continues to peel... should i see my doctor or what might it be? View full question & answer >>
Oct
2001

Q&A: I just started getting red elevated dry spots all over my stomach and back. They are small and a little itchy. What are they?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I just started getting red elevated dry spots all over my stomach and back. They are small and a little itchy. I have never had anything like this before. I am using hydrocortisone cream which helps the ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: I have these bumps on my thighs and my mom says I am growing too fast. Is this true and how can I make them disappear?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com hi. i'm 13 years old. i have these bumps that are shaped like little lines on my thies, on the side of my thies. I asked my mom and she said its because im growing fast and it means that my legs are ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
1999

Q&A: I developed some bumps around the waist that faded into flat red marks and began to peel. Does this sound like a skin reaction that will go away or something more?

Stephen Imbeau, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com Two weeks ago, while on a camping vacation, I developed what looked like mesquito bites around my waist, below the beltline. These bumps faded into flat red marks that eventually began to peel (a very ... View full question & answer >>