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Aquaphor Lip Repair: Hello LukasH, I would recommend Aquaphor Lip Repair. It's active ingredients include nourishing vitamins, Shea Butter, and soothing Camomile which all contribute to healing dry, cracked lips. You can also purchase it with SPF to further protect your lips from the sun. ...Read more
I an inflame scalp due to styling bees wax and left my scalp lumpy super dry almost water resistance styling wax got i my scalp and beard are pours?
I had styling bees wax on my beard area, scalp in summer time itgot deep in my pores pours now my beard area is super dry and feels like sand paper?
Start simple: It sounds like this has been going on a while, so you might try simple measures first like moisturizing lotion. It might also help to stop shaving for a while if you have an irritation rash. Occasionally there is an infection which needs medical treatment. If in doubt, see your doctor. ...Read more
No.: A bee sting allergy means you are allergic to the bee's venom, which is not in either honey or beeswax. It is certainly possible to be allergic to honey or beeswax (especially if you have a bad pollen allergy), but that's a completely separate allergy, unrelated to bee sting venom. ...Read more
If someone is allergic to bee and bee stings, would that person likely be allergic to honey and bees wax?
Yes: Waxing burns are usually superficial and tend to fade with time. If needed, you can use an over-the-counter or prescription fading cream that contains hydroquinone as its active ingredient. Be sure to use sunscreen also, as sun makes dark marks darker. If you are using a retinoid (prescription) or retinol, be sure to stop it at least 3 days before waxing or request hard wax to prevent burns. ...Read more