Pennsylvania - Elderly Care: Dry Skin Causes and Treatment
As we age, our skin tends to lose moisture, leading to dry skin. Dry skin is often flaky, cracked, scaly or rough. Dry skin isn’t a problem for many seniors, but in some cases, it can mean that there’s an underlying health problem. Here are some things that elder care providers should be aware of if they notice dry skin on their clients.
What Causes Dry Skin in the Elderly?
As we age, the body ...