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The best treatments for paper-thin skin include moisturizing the skin, treating with retinol and avoiding the sun, claims Mayo Clinic. Other treatment methods include protecting the skin by covering it with clothing and ... More »

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According to New Health Guide, thin blood is due to insufficient platelets in the blood. This condition is also called thrombocytopenia, and it can be caused by pregnancy or an infection. More »

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Bruises appear when a blow to the skin causes blood vessels just below the surface to burst. As people age, skin and the protective layer of fat below become thinner, leaving the body vulnerable to bruising, reports Dori... More »

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The most effective at-home treatment for diaper rash is to keep the affected infant's skin as clean and dry as possible, according to Mayo Clinic. The use of over-the-counter ointments and increasing airflow around the d... More »

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Thin skin is typically treated by keeping it covered, protecting it from exposure to sun and moisturizing it, according to Mayo Clinic. If the skin is torn, a special dressing is placed over it to prevent further damage,... More »

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The symptoms of psoriasis include red patches of skin covered in silvery scales and dry skin that may crack and bleed, according to Mayo Clinic. Its treatment usually includes the use of topical creams, such as corticost... More »

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