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is sulfur soap safe

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes, but only kills: live mites. Animal scabies mite does not reproduce on the human host, so a few days should take care of it. For human to human scabies, the sulfur so ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Schieber
26 years experience Family Medicine
It's just soap: The only thing soap does (whatever kind) is help get rid of dirt and oils. If you want skin anti-aging, best bet is to protect from sun, don't smoke, ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sure: You may use that soap if you wish
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Dantin
36 years experience Family Medicine
Compare: Read the labels. The difference will be evident when you compare the ingredients
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Pollard
20 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sulfur and Acne: I've treated acne for years and have never recommended sulfur, but apparently, sulfur has been used for a long time for the treatment of mild skin con ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
No: Sulfur soap is used for acne. It sloughs old skin and has a drying effect. The vaginal tissues are far too delicate that . You do not need to scrub o ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
40 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Avoid ingredients you may be allergic to. Consider moisturizers, aveeno (oatmeal) bath oil and witch hazel to manage the itch until you see a doctor.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: Benzoyl peroxide is much more effective. Acne is not a hygiene problem. If the benzoyl peroxide isn't sufficient, please get with your personal physic ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
ACNE: Your dermatologist can give a special soap if needed. You can use any antibacterial soap
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Can help: Sulfur can be effective in decreasing acne, bu itself or in combination with other topical agents.
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