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How often should I cleanse dry skin?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Like any other skin type, dry skin should be cleansed every day, and the face should be washed twice a day. Some people worry that they'll make dry skin even drier by cleansing it too much. The key is to use a mild non-soap cleanser, and to follow with moisturizer.

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