The EclecticPhysician

The Eclectic Physician
Natural Health Care
by Beth Burch N.D.

Dry Skin-

Can be a symptom of low thyroid, also Vitamin A and zinc deficiency. Overuse of soaps and skin cleansers and chlorine can dry the skin. Hydrate the skin in a tepid water bath for 20-30 minutes, followed by application of olive or sesame oil to the skin. Rose cream is great for the face. If you live in a dry climate a humidifier may help.

Evening Primrose Oil or Black Current Oil- taking these essential fatty acid supplements may help to restore normal oil production.
Capsules- 1-2 two or three times a day

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