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How should I moisturize my skin if I have pustular psoriasis?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Pustular psoriasis is a severe form of psoriasis. Talk to your doctor or dermatologist about how to best care for your skin, including how to moisturize it, if you have this condition.

Normally, psoriasis makes skin very scaly or dry. Skin affected by pustular psoriasis leaves scales on the skin after the pus-filled bumps dry. Your doctor or dermatologist can recommend the best skin care products to be used at the various stages of pustular psoriasis.

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