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Is Bio oil safe

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Probably safe: But i woudnt waste your money. If it worked no one would have stretch marks and whoever makes it would be a billionaire . There is not a good treatmen ... Read More

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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christina Adberg
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
2nd trimester and on: I'm not sure why they say it, but the manufacturer recommends not starting bio oil until the 2nd trimester, so i'd probably wait. The ingredients seem ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Bio oil: Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Yes,...: Its use to all skin is reasonable to ease age-wrinkle and to "smooth" scars, but avoid all mucosa such as eyes, urethra, vagina, mouth, noses, etc. Th ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Possibly very unsafe: Concerns are irritation to skin, allergic reaction & possibly carcinogenic. Best to use to use water soluble lubricant like KY jelly or Surgilube ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Girish Kalva
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Skin deep: Download the skin deep app and check out all your cosmetics
A male asked:
Dr. Mary Ellen Luchetti
34 years experience Dermatology
No: If you have acne, bio oil may contribute to more. I would use an oil free non comedogenic moisturized like cerave lotion.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: It's just another health fraud. I'd urge you to keep your freckles anyway. If you use a freckle remover, even from a dermatologist, you risk disfiguri ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Bio oil: Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marie elizabeth Landman
Specializes in
Bio oil: I do not think Bio oil will lighten your skin. May help with scar tissue
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