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Can baby oil & iodine remove hair?

Can baby oil & iodine remove hair?

Hair removal: Baby oil and iodine won't help you. Consider laser treatment. ...Read more

Dr. Robert Strimling
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Hair Removal (Definition)

Hair removal is either temporary, like tweezing, waxing or shaving, or permanent, in which the follicles are destroyed by electrolysis or a laser/light system. Very popular these days to reduce the density of hair in an area by laser hair removal. It needs to be repeated in a series to affect as many follicles as ...Read more


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If you put baby oil on your head, would that cause you to lose hair?

If you put baby oil on your head, would that cause you to lose hair?

No.: I can't think of any way that could happen, unless you're violently allergic to some component of the baby oil. The differential of hair loss is very long; a dermatologist can sort it out for you. ...Read more

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Can you put baby oil in your hair or on your skin to prevent ticks?

Can you put baby oil in your hair or on your skin to prevent ticks?

Not your best option: I know lots of online "experts" (none of them physicians) say baby oil will repel ticks. It makes a bit of sense, in that the ticks might not be able to recognize your skin if it's coated in oil, and if you have nothing else on hand it's probably better than nothing. Permethrin lotion, however, is far more effective. Deet is not very effective against ticks, but great for mosquitos and such. ...Read more

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My 4 month old daughter has dry, tangled hair. What can I put on it to keep it moisturized? Baby oil?

My 4 month old daughter has dry, tangled hair. What can I put on it to keep it moisturized? Baby oil?

Baby hair: Baby hair is frequently very fine and thin. Use a soft brush. You can use a baby shampoo just once or twice a week which will keep it soft and clean. Baby oil is not usually necessary, but you can use it or a baby hair conditioner. Most early baby hair may fall out or change in the first year, and the new hair comes in differently. ...Read more

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My mother-in-law use baby oil on my baby hair causing skin brake outs i only stared grapeseed oil today the hair is soft could i continue using it?

My mother-in-law use baby oil on my baby hair causing skin brake outs i only stared grapeseed oil today the hair is soft could i continue using it?

If it causes: You to break out with rash the stop it. Different people may have different topicals . Use the one that your skin dose not react ...Read more

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Is the Ayurvedic treatment of thanaka and Kasuma oil a safe procedure for permanent hair removal?

Is the Ayurvedic treatment of thanaka and Kasuma oil a safe procedure for permanent hair removal?

Used in Burma: It is claimed to remove unwanted hair permanently and is used by women and some men in Burma I can not find any study done for it's safety or effectiveness .But they claim there are no side effect Sorry we do not have too much scientific information about this. But it sounds too good to be true that it removes unwanted hai permanently and no side effects ...Read more

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I want to do laser hair removal on my chin. Does it cause any problems if I want to conceive a baby afterward maybe within 6 months after that?

I want to do laser hair removal on my chin. Does it cause any problems if I want to conceive a baby afterward maybe within 6 months after that?

Laser and pregnancy: There should be no problem for your pregnancy if you are planning to get pregnant 6 months after the last treatment of laser hair removal. Be aware that the treatment can't be performed if you are currently or become pregnant during the laser hair removal program. Hope this helps. ...Read more