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How can one product work both as a skin moisturizer and a soap?

The pharmacist gave me this cream for treating dry/dead skin on fingertips, and she also added that I can use it as a soap as well! The manufacturer also confirms this. Normally, you don’t apply soap ...
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Is it bad for skin to be naked so often?

I often feel itchy, very quickly after I take off my shirt. So it made me think about it. I can Imagine that cloth absorbs our sweat and thus prevents it from accumulating on skin which I don't think ...
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What are conditions that cause chronic (life-long) extremely dry skin? [closed]

Dry skin is common and usually responds to moisturizers. But what are conditions that cause life-long extremely dry skin that cracks/bleeds and requires extensive moisturizers to be frequently ...
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Is there a name for wrinkling and skin peeling on a single fingertip?

Is there a name for chronic, painless wrinkling that progresses to peeling (without any blistering) in one single location? I am curious if this is a known condition, as I would like to learn more ...
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Dry red patches on face?

Around two or three days ago I noticed some unusual dry red patches started forming on my face. They're dry, rather itchy, and red even though some aren't that red. As of now, I have them under my ...
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(Why) does hot water dry our skin more?

So I'm still trying to figure out whether it matters if you take a hot or cold or lukewarm or something-in-between shower. All the answers I found around the web were like "Yes, hot water does dry ...
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Eczema Around Mouth - Dry, Itch and Flaky

Anybody knows how to cure this thing? mine was around mouth. its super dry and too itchy. Im currently in Dubai and it started last year. Almost 1.5 years now. Ive used all kinds of moisturizer to ...