Health: Skin is peeling off from hands and feet, there could be a reason, get rid of it this way!


pc: abplive

With changing weather conditions, some people experience peeling of the skin on their hands and feet. The main reason behind this is often considered to be dry skin. Some people have to face this problem during the summer season, this condition is called skin peeling. This involves the shedding of the outer layer of skin.

It is important to note that there are many reasons for the outer layer of skin to peel. The skin acts like a shield for our body, protecting us from sunlight, wind, heat and dryness. It also protects the skin from irritation caused by high humidity.

Causes of skin peeling:

Genetic factors, certain skin conditions, and dangerous skin diseases can cause skin peeling. This condition is also known as peeling skin syndrome.

Use of soap or cream containing chemicals can cause peeling of the skin of hands and feet.

Skin peeling may occur during allergies, infections, fungal infections or cancer treatment.

Skin peeling can also occur due to side effects of some medicines.

Conditions like athlete's foot, psoriasis, sunburn or deficiency of essential nutrients can also cause skin peeling.

If you are experiencing such skin conditions, try these remedies:

If the skin on your hands and feet is peeling, first check whether the skin is too dry, because excessively dry skin starts peeling. In such a situation, soak your hands and feet in hot water for about 10 minutes. This will make your hands and feet soft and smooth.

In such a situation, massage your hands with Vitamin E oil. This will instantly increase the shine of your hands and remove dryness. Applying aloe vera gel proves beneficial for dryness and psoriasis on the hands. Massage for some time and then wash with warm water, after which apply coconut oil on top.

Applying coconut oil removes the dryness of the hands. In this case, apply coconut oil for 5 minutes.

Drink plenty of water as dehydration increases dryness in the body. Therefore, in such a situation, it is very important to keep yourself hydrated.