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mottled skin after sauna

A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience Family Medicine
Hot water: The very hot water on the skin is not good. In a sauna the steam is opening at he likes of the skin and cleansing the skin. Good for your skin

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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
No: No it just feels good.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Norman Levine
50 years experience Dermatology
Cold water: After a sauna session, you want to cleanse your skin of any chemical in the water. This is best done with water. The exact temperature of the water i ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Not sure: Maybe?
A 120-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Sauna: That sounds as if everything is going great!
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Juris Bunkis
46 years experience Plastic Surgery
Stay Away: Obviously not for you - stay away! if you need a sauna, try steam~!
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Where are they?: If on upper arms, they are called keratosis pilaris (sometimes seen on upper legs too). If elsewhere, you'll need to see a dermatologist to get preci ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Requires direct: observation and cannot be diagnosed with an examination and blood testing. I suggest avoiding the sauna, may be reaction to infrared sauna.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. SG Erman
Dr. SG Erman answered
34 years experience Family Medicine
Sweat: Sweating opens up and helps clean out blocked pores. Blocked pores can trap skin bacteria causing the acne infection. Find another way to induc ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rodrigo Delacotera
19 years experience internal Medicine
Ok: It's okay as long as you go just for a short period of ime 10-15 minutes at the most, and you get out of it if you start having any physical symptoms ... Read More
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