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9 At Home Remedies for Sensitive Skin

Caring for Your Sensitive Skin on a Daily Basis

We all have a sensitive spot. Maybe it’s your trick knee. Maybe it’s the shoulder you injured in a high school pole-vaulting meet. Maybe it’s your sister-in-law’s ability to make you feel insecure. Or maybe it’s your skin. If you have sensitive skin, you’ll be doing yourself a big favor if you acknowledge it and take steps to care for it.

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Medically Reviewed By: William C. Lloyd III, MD, FACS | Last Review Date:

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