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How can you use bee's wax ear cones ?

How can you use bee's wax ear cones ?

Caution: You should not "candle" your ears. Risk of injury/burn to ear canal. Don't do it. ...Read more

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And is there a place like a pharmacy or drug store where i can buy orthodontic bees wax?

And is there a place like a pharmacy or drug store where i can buy orthodontic bees wax?

Drug store: In the aisle with all the dental/oral hygiene supplies. You can also get a free supply from your treating Dentist or (preferably) Orthodontic Specialist, who can also smooth or remove the irritating "sticker." ...Read more

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What is the best kind of lip balm for severe dry lips? Is bee wax the best?

What is the best kind of lip balm for severe dry lips? Is bee wax the best?

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

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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 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?

Inflamed Scalp: Inflamed scalp is usually treated with prescription cortisone like clobex spray, Olux e foam, or the generic clobetasol solution. Enlarged pores are treated with prescription retinoids. ...Read more

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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?

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

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If allergic to bee stings, would you be allergic to honey and bees wax?

If allergic to bee stings, would you be allergic to honey and bees wax?

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

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Do waxing burns fade?

Do waxing burns fade?

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

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Are Brazilian waxes safe?

Are Brazilian waxes safe?

Yes.: Though you have to watch out for ingrown hairs as the hair regrows, waxing is safe as long as the wax isn't so hot it burns you! some of the skin in the genital area is quite tender, so there can be irritation regardless of the hair removal technique used. ...Read more