4 Tips for Identifying Sensitive Skin Triggers


Susan Fishman

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Recent research has uncovered some surprising information about sensitive skin.
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What to Avoid With Sensitive Skin

It’s difficult to identify the triggers that might bring about sensitive skin flare-ups. Try these tips to minimize irritations.
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Peeling, dryness, redness, itching — not to mention burning, scaling, bumps and hives. These are just some of the sensitive skin symptoms that nearly 50% of the population deal with. If you have one or more of these symptoms, you may have no doubt that you have sensitive skin.

But identifying what’s causing your skin reaction can be the hard part. Thankfully there are several ways you can narrow it down to find your specific sensitive skin triggers.

Living with sensitive skin can be uncomfortable and difficult, but you can find relief—it’s all about finding what works for your skin.

Medical Reviewer: William C. Lloyd III, MD, FACS Last Review Date: Apr 28, 2017

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