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Chemo causing skin changes

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Q Since beginning chemo I have noticed that my face is much drier and more wrinkled, especially around my mouth and eyes. I have sensitive skin so I usually avoid anything but gentle soap and lotion. However I am desperate for a solution to this awful skin!! I feel so old and ugly.

Thank you for reaching out to us. I would recommend the brand Avene, I have put together a regimen for you :Step 1)XeraCalm A.D. Lipid-Replenishing Cleansing Oil followed by their Gentle Toning LotionStep 2) Retrinal EYESStep 3)Hydrance Intense Rehydrating SerumStep 4) Antirougeurs Day Redness-Relief Soothing Cream PM ) Cleanse, tone, eye repair, serum, Retrinal 0.05 Cream , follow with theirRich Compensating Cream start out slow with the Retrinal product 1-2x a week, you can up it from there if your skin feels okay. All of these products are designed to benefit your skin concerns. This is a great gentle brand that has more products that is geared towards your skin type that you might be interested in.I hhope this helps, have a nice day! Cyndee, Dermstore Esthetician

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