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does a tanning booth help seborrheic dermatitis

A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Bader
26 years experience Dermatology
Tanning bed: Tanning is not a recommended treatment for seborrea. In short, while it may help non hair-bearing areas, there are many other safer, more effective tr ... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Better?: More time if getting better.However if not improving then see your provider and if they do not know what to do ask for referral to Dermatology
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Berger
40 years experience Dermatology
Several ways: Scalp would use dandruff shampoos, rotating with nizeral/headnshoulders/tgel/tsal. Leave on 10-15 min before entering shower. Once controlled usa as r ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
ANTIFUNGAL&STEROID C: You need to use anifungal shampoos if scalp is affected and skin rash you may need steroid cream with/without antifungal cream consult your dermatol ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Healthtap doctors: are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. Tan in a can is usually safer than sun tanning or using a tanning bed. The latter can incre ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory LaMorte
41 years experience Periodontics
Sun: Moderate sun exposure or ultraviolet (uv) light treatment may help make the rash go away more quickly. However, you must be careful to avoid sunburn.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Sweat seborrhea: Yes.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
49 years experience Dermatology
No: Kp usually presented on arms or sometimes, thighs. Why you use "face" tanning lamp? Besides, tanning lamp of any kind has no effect on kp.
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Rocamboli
17 years experience Family Medicine
Ketoconazol: I would use ketoconazol shampoo 3 times a week for 8 weeks. For more information about what works I would check out this link in CureCrowd.com https:/ ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Sunscreen: Sunscreens are still the best option. Try the higher spf numbers. If persisting or getting worse you should see a dermatologist. There are some condit ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Moeller
37 years experience Dermatology
Tanning beds : Tanning bed are generally not recommended for psoriasis as the uva light alone is only moderately helpful and will increase skin cancer risk.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Would be: Both would be similar.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sonia Badreshia-Bansal
18 years experience Dermatology
Seb Derm : Seborrheic dermatitis is common and treated with an anti fungal shampoo such as nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo and a prescription topical steroid. You ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience Preventive Medicine
Probably not: The chocolate bars may well prevent weight loss.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
Cerave: I usually recommend cerave.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Mund
45 years experience Rheumatology
Not directly: Psoriasis tends to do better with sun exposure as the UV radiation is therapeutic to psoriasis. That is why ultraviolet light treatments are used in p ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience Pediatrics
Sure: I have a Jergins lotion I use for this. Give you a nice tanned look you want, but gradually, while moisturizing your skin. Also, anything that will ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Exercise good: Keep working out. You neglected to identify the shampoo.Is it effective? You can use it every day. If it is not satisfactory a prescription will help ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Maybe.: Contrary to what you read on the internet, mineral oil is pretty harmless. If you apply it right after showering, while your skin is still moist, it w ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Tanning not healthy: I appreciate the question but you are asking real physician. Tanning is not a healthy activity. Using sunscreen when outside is vital.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maziar Rezvani
20 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Maybe temporarily: But i would suggest that you see a dermatologist to determine the cause of your hypopigmentation. There are multiple metabolic and immunologic etiol ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Sauna and Skin: Nope. The opposite. The moist warm air may increase the infection not treat it.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
49 years experience Dermatology
No.: But not effective, no difference.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathleen Mullane
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Occlusion is bad: Anything that occludes evaporation on the skin is bad for tinea versicolor, a fungal infection of the skin. Best to use products without oils like a ... Read More
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