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I'm 5months now and want to color my hair. What do you think of coloring my hair consist of honey, beeswax and hair protein how safe is these for me?
This isn't a typical: "recipe" for hair color change, but none of these "natural" substances should cause you any problems (until you try to figure out how to get the sticky, waxy goo out of your hair!) then, what will you use? You're wise to ask about any chemicals that can get into your body during pregnancy, but stick with your natural color would be my recommendation. I'm sure you look beautiful with the "glow!". ...Read more
Probably not: but is all that really necessary?Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes, contact allergy: Bees wax can cause contact allergy, usually due to a component named propolis or bee glue. Propolis is derived from tree resins and contains known contact allergens (allergy causing substances) such as cinnamic acid, vanillin, components of balsam of peru. Patch tesing by a dermatologist would clarify which allergens are involved and what to avoid in the future. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Common: for sufferers of pollen allergy. You can imagine how pollen gets into the beeswax. Because pollen allergies are specific for a class of pollens, one can react variably depending on the beeswax lot. Best to avoid. If you also suffer from seasonal rhinitis, or hay fever, consult an Allergist for individualized recommendations. ...Read more
What do docs recommend for a mascara that does not contain beeswax (propolis), cera alba or carnauba wax?
Depends: Wax will not help you from the discomfort of tightening the appliance (usually not tightening, but a larger size wire is placed). Ask your orthodontist if they use the new thermally active orthodontic wires: they typically get softer when cold, and stiffer when hot. If they do use them, drink ice water, just sips throughout the day, and it will soften the wires and perhaps hurt less. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I accidentally i healed some smoke from beeswax candles i blew out. What's the best natural treatment for this? I've been inhaling essential oils
Living life: I do not see any symptoms or negative signs of an injury or illness here. What causes you concern? ...Read more
Any over the counter meds to deal with this contact allergy? it is on and around my lips due ti lip balm containing beeswax.
I bought an eye-liner with: synthetic beeswax, dimethiconol behenate and sucrose acetate isobutyrate.Are them dangerous for my skin?I have atopic derma
Not likely: They are no more likely harmful to your skin than anyone else's. Having said that, people with ad are more likely to develop allergic contact reactions presumably due to a defect in the skin barrier function allowing allergens to penetrate the skin more readily. ...Read more
I have read online about a great skin lotion made with olive oil almond oil rose water beeswax and onion juice first olive oil almond oil onion juice and beeswax is heated until beeswax melts and the rose water is added when it cools down I wanted to ask
Get otc: I would get cerave or cetaphil restoraderm. ...Read more
Lip balm irritation. Inner lip only frm lip balm (petroleum jelly, beeswax & shea butter based, all fragrance free). Same feel after eating spicy food?
Lips: You can suffer from irritation from using lip balm especially those with flavoring or petroleum based. It can also come from contact with other irritants you may be eating, chewing, or sucking including meds. However, if the inflammation is only on the inner lip, you may be suffering from a form of lichen planis. Common site. No cure just control. Talk to dentist. Research affliction. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi there, I'm making home-made diaper rash ointment with coconut oil, zinc oxide (25%), beeswax, and 5% v/v vitamin e. Is the amount of vitamin e safe for topical use on infants?
Not possible: Graying of the hairs cannot be prevented. ...Read more