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Posted by: lady | 2005/06/30

very dry feet

hi

My feet is very dry. I put cream on very regularly, on a daily basis, but it remains very dry. Overall, I have a dry skin in Winter, but my feet is very bad in comparison with the rest of my body. Any suggestions? Thank you

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Dry skin is more common in winter and the cream you are using needs to be checked. By this I mean that a bland cream like aqueous cream or a normal hand cream will not do anything. You need a cream that contains additional ingredients. I suggest that you see either a podiatrist or a dermatologist to get somethig prescribed. Remember that there is another diagnosis to consider and that is a chronic fungal infection on your feet that makes your skin look very dry. The people I have referred you to will consider this when they see you

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