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how to cure dry,itchy, flakey skin inside nose

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Submitted: 8 years ago.
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Expert:  Susan Strong RN MS replied 8 years ago.


It sounds like you have somehow gotten a type of seborrhea or dandruff inside the nose. I recommmend you use hydrocortisone cream 1% applied in the thinnest possible layer to the inside of the nostrails, 4-5 times a day until it is gone and then for several days more. Sorry to hear you are uncomfortable.

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