U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
India
A 19-year-old male asked:

Im a boy, of 19. i have beard. but im not sure what to wash it with. can i use my body hair/ shampoo on it? is it safe? normally i only wash them with water daily during bath?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Steven Davis
Plastic Surgery 34 years experience
No, you should use a face wash that would be appropriate for the type of skin that you have( under the beard)… ie , oily, dry, acne prone etc

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated Jul 27, 2021

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.