why is my pin cushion skin turnin yellowish

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  1. mandrin

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    hi guys my pin cushion polys are retracted and the skin yellowis
    is there something wrong or is this normal
     
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    How long has it been like this?
    How long have you had it and has it done this before?
    It might just be shedding.
    A pic would help.
     
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    put it in tank on 25 oct 2011 @ 14 :hoo
    it been likecthis since tuesday
     
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    Leathers will shed every now and then. When they do they look terrible but come right after a few days.
    Have you changed anything recently?
    Check parameters and keep an eye on it.
    And post a pic.
     
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    changed nothing
    will check parameters
    ps is it ness to add additives to water even thou i do a 10 %
    water change every two weeks i.jus haves spft corals for now
     
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    Thats depends on what additives you want to add, and it should be based on having tested your parameters and seen something wasnt right. Never dose what you cant test
     
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    could be splitting into two, not a bad sign if so
     
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    is it looking like this. This is what mine looked like not too long ago. Mine shed a layer of "skin" and recovered within a week. But a pic would help.
     
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    looks to be sulking
     
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