Extremely dry skin
Brown, white,gray flakes covering the surface of the skin
Treatment / Prevention
Ichthyosis is normally treated with moisturizing creams and oils, sunlight will worsen ichthyosis in most cases but can sometimes help.
Types of Ichthyosis
The symptoms of Ichthyosis are simply itching and scale like skin with intense dryness. There is currently no cure but it can be treated with moisturizing creams and oils.
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