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Dehydration

Does dehydration cause skin peeling? Like, is drinking not enough water cause skin to peel? Thank you! :)
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Hello,
Dehydration can cause skin xerosis i.e. drying of the skin  and this can cause peeling. Sometimes cold, dry air can also cause peeling. It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care and please do keep me posted on how you are doing.

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