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A 36-year-old male asked:

Please share a tip in the form of a haiku on skin and hair.

15 doctor answers16 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Gilchrist
A Verified Doctoranswered
17 years experience
Don't: Don't wear heavy earrings. Your piercings and your earlobes will stretch and sag over time.
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology 47 years experience
Essential: Essential fatty acids found in flaxseed oil help dry skin.
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology 47 years experience
Use: Use moisturizer after retin a (tretinoin) to decrease dryness.
Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics 35 years experience
Use: Use sunblock or sunscreen after your morning shower to make it part of your daily routine.
Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 49 years experience
Take: Take extra biotin (5000-7500iu) per day, with a b-50 complex. You'll be surprised!
Dr. William Harris
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Use: Use facial cleansers; microdermabrasion works; Retin-A is key!
Dr. Jeffrey Hick
Dermatology 14 years experience
Daily: Daily sun protection with broad hats, sun block (spf 30 with uva/uvb coverage) and long sleeves.
Dr. Victor Bonuel
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Eat: Eat more fruits & veggies. Get some sunshine & stay active. Try biotin get enough rest minimize stress.
Dr. John Michalski
Orthopedic Surgery 37 years experience
Stay: Stay hydrated and limit excess alcohol which dehydrates.
Dr. Arlo Miller
Dermatology 16 years experience
Almost: Almost every dermatologist i know uses tretinoin themselves to prevent facial wrinkles.
Dr. Arlo Miller
Dermatology 16 years experience
Looking: Looking for "ugly ducklings" is a simple way to examine your own moles and find worrisome ones.
Dr. Arlo Miller
Dermatology 16 years experience
The: The easiest way for patients to detect melanomas is to look for "ugly ducklings".
Dr. Vasu Brown
Integrative Medicine 35 years experience
If: If you get burned apply household honey directly on the burn area - will heal quick without blister!
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine 42 years experience
Easy: Easy pimple cure: grind up an aspirin, add water for a paste and apply to the blemish with a q-tip.
Dr. Sophie Duriez
Psychiatry 33 years experience
Pure: Pure organic coconut oil used as a beauty body butter will make your skin perfectly supple!
Last updated Feb 5, 2018
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