Global diabetes:347 million peopleworldwide have diabetes
With the onset of diabetes, the body becomes dehydrated and dried out. Excess water is used to remove glucose from the blood and this causes dehydration and dry cracked skin. Those with diabetes tend to have more skin problems than those without, and the disease constantly breaks down the skin’s defenses, making it dry, cracked and more prone to irritation and infections.
It’s a fact. Diabetes causes dry skin. Those with diabetes tend to have more skin problems than those who do not, and the disease constantly breaks down the skin’s defence systems. On top of this, constant hand washing and daily testing ...*
People living with diabetes require a specialized skincare routine to accommodate the onset of dry, flaky and irritated skin. It’s a fact that fragrance is the #1 skin irritant. Unfortunately, the average body wash and bar soap may be to...*
People living with diabetes are prone to dry, flaky, sensitive skin, particularly when blood glucose levels run high. This causes the body to lose fluids and skin to dry out. Chronic dry skin can crack and itch, which can lead to infecti...*