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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience in Dermatology
DRY SKIN FEET & HAND: Try them all. Eucerin, neutrogena, aveeno, (oatmeal) cerave, curel, and a dozen other companies make them there is no best. Everyone is different. Wha ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience in Dermatology
Yes : Sometimes the use of any such cream helps to reduce scarring primarily from the massaging action of applying the product.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Hives: I am not in favor of applying antihistamine creams directly on the skin but prefer that benadryl(causes drowsiness) or claritin(nondrowsy) be taken by ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
34 years experience in Aesthetic Medicine
Hydrate: do not overwash your hands avoid hot water use warm water then dry avoid alcohol and perfumed soap soaps like dove will not dry your skin avoid pu ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Fungal infection: If you have multiple areas of ringworm,of long standing duration see a dermatologist for treatment
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Lisch
37 years experience in Podiatry
Softener: Barielle cream is used to soften skin and possibly to strengthen nails. It is basically glycerin and vitamin E cream.
A 14-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Clean hands are fine: Since prepubertal kids are presumed to have no sexually transmitted diseases, and their exams are just external exams, clean hands are fine. Doctors g ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Grace Ho
Dr. Grace Ho answered
15 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Soap and Water: Proper hand washing is still the best.
A female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Acyclovir and others: The only "antibiotics" that can help herpes are antiviral drugs like acyclovir, valacyclovir, or famciclovir. For a new infection, oral treatment is q ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sidney Miller
Specializes in General Surgery
Topical antibiotic: The face has an amazing ability to heal. The use of a topical antibiotic such as Foban is rarely indicated except with proven staphylococcal infectio ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: People with eczema need plenty of cream, several times a day, to keep their dry skin moisturized. Commonly used creams in the U.S. include CeraVe, Ave ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelius Dooley
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
Clotrimazole: I find that clotrimazile 1% works well for me; i would just continue using it once a day to prevent recurrence;.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience in Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Creams can be irrita: Facial hair is best treated with electrolysis if you want it to be permanent. Facial creams can be irritating and cause other facial problems. I woul ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience in Podiatry
There are many: My patients have had good luck with a non prescription medicine called foot miracle crream.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
De[pends: Hand numbness generally comes from disturbance in the sensory nerves to the hand. This can be from nerve compression in the carpal tunnel area, elbow ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience in Pediatrics
Moisturizing cream: To keep the skin moist, daily bath and application of moisturizing cream within 3 minutes after exiting bath are advisable. Among the different moistu ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience in Dermatology
Products with light-: ening agents like hydroquinone and retinol or retinoids
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience in Dermatology
Same as weekends: Depends on the reason for itch. There are thousands of different causes. If it is significant, see a dermatologist.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience in Internal Medicine
Rotation : In general transdermal creams are best applied in areas with good circulation like your chest arms or Valley. Avoid putting them near body openings.
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Quinn
16 years experience in Emergency Medicine
See your doctor: There are different medications like Griseofulvin that can to take to treat fungus (times capitus) but they need to be given for weeks to months.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience in Dermatology
We are all suckers: We are constantly manipulated by people who are very skilled at selling. Whatever you like for dry skin can can be used for hands and face both. You m ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Healthtap Doctors: are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience in Neurology
Maybe carpal tunnel: Most specific would be hand specialty surgeon, but you might want to see a neurologist, get evaluated and perhaps do an EMG study for confirmation.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Homeopathic meds: There are no good homeopahic medicines got anything that I know of.

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