Primarily the dryness of the skin can be controlled by various lifestyle measures. These generally include
- moisturizing your skin
- avoiding hot water showers
- reducing the time of long baths
- keeping yourself hydrated by drinking plenty of fluids
- Avoiding direct sunlight and heat absorption, and many more
However, in a few cases, the best skin specialists of Lahore, Pakistan, may recommend you a cream containing lactic acid or urea if you have highly dehydrated and scaly skin.
In addition, if you suffer from any severe skin diseases like atopic dermatitis, ichthyosis, or psoriasis, the doctors of Dry Skin Dermatology Centre may suggest you some creams and ointments according to your skin health and condition.
Furthermore, dry skin causes dermatitis in some cases, further leading to red and itchy skin. The dry skin treatment in such patients includes the usage of hydrocortisone–containing lotions. The Dry Skin Dermatology Centre doctors may prescribe wet dressings to such individuals to help prevent infection in cases, particularly on the sites where skin cracks are open.