How to improve the texture of a fragile skin?
Q: My skin is very thin. If I place a band-aid on the skin, I am able to remove some skin along with the band-aid. What should be done for the skin to regain its toughness?
A:You are having age related skin atrophy and increased skin fragility. It is on going irreversible process. Apply emollients such as olive oil, coconut oil after bath and take plenty of fresh green leafy vegetables and fruits. Cap. Evion (Vitamin E) 200 mg orally daily can be taken.