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Doctor insights on: Benefits Of Using Lemon On Skin

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Is there any side effect of using lemon juice on face daily?

Is there any side effect of using lemon juice on face daily?

NO: Lemon juice does no harm but it may not be doing any good either. Why do you use it to begin with? ...Read more

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What are the benefits of using aloe vera on your face?

What are the benefits of using aloe vera on your face?

Aloe vera: Aloe vera can be used as a burn treatment. It contains anti-inflammatory acids. Aloe vera soothes inflammed, burned skin and irritated skin and reduces the chance of skin infections. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of rubbing flakseed oil on skin?

What are the benefits of rubbing flakseed oil on skin?

Soften skin: Flaxseed oil is also applied to the skin to sooth irritations or soften roughness. ...Read more

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Is there any side effect of applying lemon juice on the face evryday?

Is there any side effect of applying lemon juice on the face evryday?

None: Lemon juice of the skin is a benign product which might make your skin feel good. There should be no side effects except a little drying for which you can use any emollient cream. ...Read more

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Is there any negative effects (side effects) by using tea tree oil on the face/pimples?

Is there any negative effects (side effects) by using tea tree oil on the face/pimples?

Not particularly: Besides irritation at the site of use, you are unlikely to have many issues with tea tree oil used topically. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of using tea tree oil for hair?

What are the benefits of using tea tree oil for hair?

Many: The hair may be rinsed with a spoonful of tea tree in warm water to control lice. It's is wonderfully soothing after hair removal. It can also ward off dandruff. ...Read more

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Does putting tea tree oil on the hair help reduce the chances of getting lice?

It might: While it's possible tea tree oil might reduce the chance of getting head lice, i wouldn't expect it to completely prevent getting lice. ...Read more

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Are there any health benefits of lime juice on skin?

Are there any health benefits of lime juice on skin?

None: Lime juice on the skin might feel temporarily good but there are no positive benefits to skin health or the health of your body with this application. ...Read more

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Is it useful to lessen the acne scars on the face using lemon juice?

Is it useful to lessen the acne scars on the face using lemon juice?

Scars or Stains: All too often, patients refer to staining, or discoloration of the skin as scars. They are not. A scar is a dermal process (deeper in the skin) that resulting in depressions (depressed or boxcar scars) or deeper pits (pitted scars). Scars are not helped much, if at all, by any topical remedy. Stains, on the other hand, are. ...Read more

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What is the benefit of using alum powder on small open sores?

What is the benefit of using alum powder on small open sores?

Symptomatic Relief: There can be symptomatic relief with the use of alum to small cancer sores in the mouth, however it is not curative. ...Read more

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I blend a piece of aloe vera with the skin on with fruits and milk, it there any health risk with the aloe?

I blend a piece of aloe vera with the skin on with fruits and milk, it there any health risk with the aloe?

Yes: Aloe vera, while a great home remedy used on skin for treating sunburn, can have toxic properties when ingested. The sap from the aloe vera contains aloin, which can cause irritation of the intestines leading to diarrhea. Misuse may lead to severe electrolyte loss, which is why the fda has banned the use of aloin in over-the-counter laxatives. ...Read more

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Can I use holland and Barrett 99.9% aloe Vera gel on face and on teeth and gums. What are the benefits?

Can I use holland and Barrett 99.9% aloe Vera gel on face and on teeth and gums. What are the benefits?

Not recommended: But you can use Aloe Vera toothpaste that can relieve inflamed gums and strengthen your gums and teeth. Ask your pharmacist for more information. ...Read more

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Benefits of cleansing on daily basis?Benefits of exfoliation twice a week?Skin type: CombinationAge 24

Benefits of cleansing on daily basis?Benefits of exfoliation twice a week?Skin type: CombinationAge 24

More information required: Washing ones face and skin with soaps such as Dove or oatmeal based soaps followed by light sesame seed oil prior to completely drying the skin helps to protect skin. Avoid harsh substances such as pumice or home-made soaps on face and other sensitive body areas. It is difficult to provide a more specific reply as the type of substances being utilized by you are not specified. ...Read more

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Do home remedies like mixing gram flour, lime juice and some curd on the affected area on a regular basis gives best results against skin tanning?

Do home remedies like mixing gram flour, lime juice and some curd on the affected area on a regular basis gives best results against skin tanning?

Sun block vs Acids: The use of sun blocks or simple avoidance or minimizing exposure are your best methods of preventing skin tanining. If you are referring to preventing sun burn, i would not recommend lime juice nor curd which may contain citric acid and lactic acids repectively, . ...Read more

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What are side effects or drawbacks of using sea buckthorn oil on face and neck?

What are side effects or drawbacks of using sea buckthorn oil on face and neck?

I don't believe: there are any "side effects or drawbacks" from the use of this "essential" oil on your face and neck HOWEVER I cannot find any scientifically based studies on the BENEFITS of such treatment! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

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What are some of the benefits of using safflower oil?

What are some of the benefits of using safflower oil?

Omega-6: Safflower oil is a healthy option because it contains omega-6 fatty acids. It is high in unsaturated fat & low in saturated fat. ...Read more