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Thinning Skin

Postby Guest Posts on Tue Mar 12, 2019 2:43 pm

Aged 59, female, skin dry, thinning like one-ply tissue paper, slackened, sensitive. Best advice for products to use on face and body to renew without overloading?
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Re: Thinning Skin

Postby Dr Anton Alexandroff on Fri Mar 15, 2019 12:07 am

Dear Jill,

Thank you for your question. It may be useful to see your dermatologist to see if you may benefit from a retinoid cream and sunlight protection.

I hope this is helpful.
With Best Wishes,

Dr Anton Alexandroff FRCP(UK) PhD CCT(Derm) FRSM FAAD
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