How is urea used to treat dry skin?

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Ben Kaminsky
Dermatology
Urea, a moisturizing ingredient, is commonly used to treat rough, dry skin. Urea has anti-itch actions and, at higher concentrations (10 to 25 percent), acts as a keratolytic (softening and peeling) skin agent.
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