This sounds like eczema, rather than just dryness. Perhpas you should try over-the-counter hydrocortisone twice a day for a week or two. If that fails, consult a dermatologist for either a stronger prescription or alternate diagnosis (?allergy to something you're touching.)
MY FINGERS ARE FREQUENTLY DRY AND CRACKED AS WELL. RECENTLY I TRIED A PRODUCT CALLED "NUSKIN" THAT IS MADE BY MEDTECH LABS IN JACKSON, WY--IT LOOKS AND SMELLS LIKE NAIL POLISH AND YOU CAN APPLY IT TO CRACKS ON YOUR FINGERS AND IT ACTS LIKE GLUE--OTHER THAN THAT, YOU CAN APPLY A THICK VASELINE LIKE GOO CALLED BAG BALM (I FOUND IT IN A DRUGSTORE) AND SLEEP WITH COTTON GLOVES ON (ALSO AVAILABLE AT MOST DRUGSTORES) GOOD LUCK!
October 24th, I had an appointment with my dermatologist for white spots on my legs, arms and chest and rashes on the back of my neck and under my breast. He told me I had, "Ideopathic Guttate Hypomolanosis," what is it? I don't believe it has anything to do with my age (over 45). Please, Help. Thank you.Ideopathic Guttate Hypomolanosis
I was recently diagnosed with Solar Elastosis. I have a history of basal cell carcinoma twice in the past. I'm wondering if there is any precancerous potential for solar elastosis. Also, what is the treatment and prognosis?
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