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Possible synonyms
Dryness of the skin
Skin dryness

The following Chinese herbal formula(s) can treat or relief Dry skin:

Chinese Formula Actions Indications Symptoms related to dry skin
Dang Gui Yin Zi
Tangkuei Decoction
Disperses Wind; Nourishes Blood; Clears Heat.   Wind-Heat that invades the body due to Blood Deficiency or Dryness.  Eczema; Itching; Psoriasis; Skin rashes (anemic patients or elderly people); Urticaria; Dry skin; Fine-Floating-Rapid pulse (Xi Fu Shu).  
Mai Men Dong Yin Zi
Ophiopogonis Decoction
Tonifies Qi; Promotes generation of Body Fluids; Moistens Dryness; Calms thirst; Clears Heat.   One type of injury to the Body Fluids and thirsting disorder due to Yin or Blood Deficiency (persistent thirst is due to Qi Deficiency).  Diabetes; Frequent urination; Insipid diabetes; Night cough (elderly people, in particular); Profuse urine; Unquenchable thirst; Breathlessness; Dry mouth; Dry skin; Fatigue; Lassitude; Pulmonary tuberculosis; Turbid urine; Red, dry tongue; Weak-Fine-Empty pulse (Ruo Xi Xu).  
Ren Shen Yang Rong Tang
Ginseng Decoction to Nourish the Nutritive Qi
Tonifies Qi and Blood; Nourishes the Heart; Calms the Mind.   Consumptive conditions with Qi and Blood Deficiency (Heart level, especially).  Breathlessness; Exertional dyspnea; Fatigue; Memory loss; Palpitations; Poor appetite; Slight fever; Chronic wound, difficult to cure; Dry mouth; Dry skin; Dry throat; Hypocalcemia; Leg muscle cramps, at night; Loose stools; Profuse sweating; Weight loss; Pale tongue; Weak-Fine-Empty pulse (Ruo Xi Xu); Fine-Faint-Empty pulse (Xi Wei Xu).  

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