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Vitamin e skin care medication

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andre Berger
Cosmetic Surgery 40 years experience
Reduces dryness: Vitamin e reduces dryness and increases the skins capacity to retain its natural moisturizers. Also, vitamin e’s potent antioxidant ability aids in ne... Read More
Dr. H. william Song
aesthetic Medicine 29 years experience
Antioxidant: Vitamin e has strong antioxidant properties and is most effective when applied topically. I suggest combining vitamin e with a good quality vitamin c ... Read More

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 60 years experience
Vit e skin: Yes , this is safe and is absorbed well by the skin.
A female asked:
Dr. Manuel Lopez diaz
Emergency Medicine 28 years experience
Yes: vitamin E may be absorb by skin because if is fat soluble.
Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
Vitamin E is good: for the skin. It's easier to buy a bottle of vitamin E at the drug store and apply that rather than opening capsules. Peace and good health. Good o... Read More
Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 40 years experience
Obviously yes: Since you have been doing this, obviously you can! You are probably also asking if this is safe and yes, it is. However, it is best to use natural Vit... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 44 years experience
You can, but...: ...It's not going to do much of anything, other than plug up some oil glands. Despite what you read on-line concerning its miraculous ability to heal ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seema Patel
Holistic Medicine 27 years experience
Yes: There are few vitamins that can help the skin heal. They are not well studied but its worth trying to help if you have skin problems: vitamin d, b, e ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
Holistic Medicine 30 years experience
Skin: Vit e is good for the skin both taken as supplement and applied topically, as is vit a, d, andk the fat soluble vitamins.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
There are skin: cells. These absorb vitamin E and other things (good or bad) that are put on the skin. These products also go into the blood stream. You can apply ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 44 years experience
Lots of people...: ...Say that; but unfortunately there is no credible evidence that it does anything beneficial.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Lyons
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Varies: I have seen 100iu to 400iu prescribed. I recommend using 100iu and seeing how much benefit a person gets.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Balin
Dermatology 47 years experience
Vitamin E cream: The cream is not dangerous except a certain percentage of people become allergic to topical vitamin e.

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