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what is a good makeup to use if you get brakeouts ? like one that isn't as bad for you or that may help ?

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Dr. Ajay Acharya
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No make up: Most chemicals are irritating to inflamed skin. Just wash it thoroughly.......your natural beauty will glow.

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What makeup can cause dryness?

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Dr. Karen Han
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Exfoliants: Makeup that contain exfoliants such as aha (alpha hydroxy acids) or retinols can cause dryness. These should be avoided if you have eczema as they may exacerbate it.
A 39-year-old member asked:

I'm going to see a reconstructive surgeon today do I go with makeup?

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Probably not...: If you are contemplating a reconstructive procedure on a feature that you generally camouflage with makeup, you would best be advised to go to the consultation without makeup so the surgeon can see exactly what the problem is.
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A 19-year-old female asked:

I unclogged my sink w plunger n some of the gunk on my soap. I washed the soap but used it to clean my makeup brushes. Was this bad? Do i throw emaway

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Dr. Lynne Weixel
Clinical Psychology 36 years experience
Yes, it not worth: Any risk for such a minor expense. Be safe, not sorry. Best!
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A 19-year-old female asked:

How can I sanitize my makeup brushes?

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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Medical Questions: I am sorry this question is not being answered, but it may not be in the scope of our medical practice. I have no recommendations about how you keep these items clean. But, i would guess warm water and some soap of some kind. Your girlfriends may have some tricks to take home with you.
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When can you start using makeup with pinkeye?

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Dr. William Dieck
Ophthalmology 38 years experience
Wait at least 3 days: Let the antibiotic elliminate the bacteria from the surface of the eye this usually takes about 3 days.

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