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How is dry skin bad for you? forever. no redness or scaling,

Customer Question

how is dry skin bad for you?
JA: How long have you been dealing with this? Do you notice any redness or scaling?
Customer: forever. no redness or scaling
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: diabetic
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 6 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 6 months ago.

dry skin can cause red skin and inflammation and irritation and itchiness of the skin and discomfort.

that is good you don't have redness or scaling.

but is your skin dry?

you are not willing to use moisturizers on your skin?