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Dr. Pravin
Dr. Pravin, Dermatologist
Category: Dermatology
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Experience:  Senior Consultant MBBS DNB (DVD)
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In recent years - now - my skin has gotten very 'thin.'

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In recent years - now 69 - my skin has gotten very 'thin.' Slight bruises or rough contact with hard surfaces causes bleeding below the skin and if only a bit scratchy will break the skin and bleed. Is there anything I can do or take to thicken or toughen the skin - primarily arms and legs.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. Pravin replied 1 year ago.

Hello

Welcome and Thank you for your query posted.

My name is***** and being a Skin, Hair and Nail specialist I would be able to provide you with an appropriate solution to your concern.

Please note that my Goal is to provide you with an Excellent Service .

Before I answer your question I would like to get some more information:

Could you send me a photo of the condition at your convenience?

You can upload the photo on www.photobucket.com and send me the link

Other method of uploading photo or a file is:

1.Click the paperclip icon

2.Click the Browse icon

3.Click the Browse button

4.Select your file and click Open

5.Click OK

6.Click Insert

7.Click Save Changes on this page

Please note that the answer provided is for information purpose only and does not substitute a Doctor - Patient Consultation in Clinic

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi Doc, Will have to wait til tomorrow. Can't to pic and upload today unless there's a way to send it to you via a phone or email address from my cell? Rick
Expert:  Dr. Pravin replied 1 year ago.

Thank Rick . Am awaiting the picture . you can take your time and send it when convenient.

I would be happy to help