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Peeling Skin:
 
• The outer layer of the skin suffers wear and tear due to:
   o Friction
   o Exposure to sun
   o Humidity
• Every month the old skin is replaced by a new one
   o During this time, peeling skin is normal
 
Symptoms to look for:
 
• Peeling skin becomes a problem when the condition becomes chronic and affects one frequently
 
Causes:
 
• Eczema
• Sun burns
• Psoriasis
• Dry skin
 
Natural home remedy using cucumber: 

 
1. Peel and crush 1 cucumber to paste
2. Apply the paste on the affected area
3. Leave it for 15 min
4. Wash off with warm water
5. Do this regularly
 
Natural home remedy using mint leaves:
 
1. Crush a few washed mint leaves
2. Press on a sieve and extract their juice
3. Apply this juice on the peeled skin to keep it hydrated
 
This is highly effective for eczema and dermatitis patients.
 
Natural home remedy using turmeric, sandalwood, honey and olive oil:
 
1. Take 1 tsp turmeric powder
2. Add 1 tsp sandalwood powder
3. Add 1 tsp honey
4. Add olive oil to make a paste
5. Mix well
6. Apply on the affected area
7. Wash and dry after 30 min
 
Tips:
 
• Drink 8-10 glasses of water every day
• Wear a sunscreen before stepping out in sun
• Use mild soap for bathing