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use of vaseline for chapped foreskin

A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Johnny Roy
59 years experience Urology
See remark: Lay off THIS EXCESS !! You have "irritated" the skin ,hence it is swollen,no different if you rub you eye lid excessively it puffs or swells. Time wi ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Aylwin david Nathaniel
Specializes in General Practice
Virtual: Shouldn't be a problem. Please do a virtual video consult through the Discovery app or website - we can assess and send a script for the relevant meds ... Read More
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Dr. Wendy ann Dicks
Specializes in Aesthetic Medicine
Fungal or other : Dear patient If it’s fungal it may respond to topical clotrimasole from the chemist , ie balanitis fungal infection , however there’s a small chance ... Read More
Dr. Abdulsatar Aboobaker
Specializes in
Fungus: From your description it could be fungal infection Should respond to anti fungal cream which you can obtain from your pharmacist,It could also be herp ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony Nikko
23 years experience Plastic Surgery
Tips for dry lips: Dry lips can occur during any season, especially in certain climate conditions. Avoid licking which aggravates the dryness and causes the lips to cons ... Read More
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Dr. Seth Black
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Hydration: Most common cause of dry lips is dehydration, mouth breathing, dry air - especially with air conditioning as well as some medications which can have s ... Read More
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sridhar Shankar
Specializes in Radiology
Yes: Chapsticks contain vaseline too. It might be called petrolatum but that's what it is. The small quantities that you would put on the lips should not c ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aimee Barton
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Yes: Vitamin A&D ointment has a texture like vaseline. It can be used a lot like vaseline is used.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Roberts
46 years experience Pediatrics
Grease : it protects the skin from absorbing water,which makes skin more susceptible to infection. In some instances it might be good for an area of skin which ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Greg Sexton
39 years experience Plastic Surgery
No: Has no ability to help sunburn.
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Goldstein
31 years experience Ophthalmology
May make it worse: Vaseline can clog the glands and make inflammation worse. Gently cleaning the lashes with baby shampoo is a better idea. More info: www.2020vision.Com ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
Yes: I would suggest a non-fragranced lotion.
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Vaseline for lube...: No. The simple answer is no. Not at all. But, there may be more enjoyable products to try out there. Many couples use all kinds of products to enha ... Read More

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