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a contagious skin infection caused by the itch mite

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a strong restless desire

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an irritating cutaneous sensation that produces a desire to scratch

scrape or rub as if to relieve itching

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have or perceive an itch

have a strong desire or urge to do something

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Winter itch can be aggravated by chemical agents, such as detergents.
Combined with the elements of weather, elderly people are at the greatest risk of experiencing winter itch."
So when a winter itch creeps up the back of my legs, I know it's time to walk in the dark.
Dryness also affects the skin, particularly in the elderly, aggravating such conditions as dermatitis, winter itch, chapping and painful skin cracking at the joints.
Cold temperatures with low humidity cause winter itches. The best remedy is to avoid eating oily street food, and apply almond, coconut or olive oil on your skin.