Take good care of your SKIN
Dry skin is common in people with type 2 diabetes. Maintaining healthy glucose levels will reduce your risks associated with dry skin.
How to protect your skin
● Keep your blood glucose and blood pressure as close to normal as possible.
● Use diabetes-friendly skin care products. Ask your pharmacist or diabetes team for suggestions.
● Eat well-balanced meals and limit foods high in unhealthy fats.
● If you smoke, talk to your diabetes team about ways to help you stop.
Maintaining healthy blood glucose levels will reduce complications associated with dry skin.