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Experience:  30 years practice in general and cosmetic dermatology
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I have a few flakes on my face, primarily forehead, and a

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I have a few white flakes on my face, primarily forehead, and a few blemishes here and there. I use a fabric glove to wash myself with water. I use soap on my hair about once a month. I eat a good diet and have little or no body odor. I walk 3+ miles along my paths in the mountains surrounding my home in Southern California with my Golden Retriever every day. I have a good all over tan year around. I have been doing this for 45+ years.
What vitamins might I be missing to cure this problem? What ointment might clear them up?
I am 83 active male in good health, 5'11", 181#, diabetic minimal 115-168, blood pressure nominal but 135/74, basically.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. Skinner replied 6 years ago.
can u post a photo ? what is the duration of the problem ?