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Doctor insights on: Best Foundation For Combination Skin

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What is the best skin product for oily/combination skin for a teenage asian?

What is the best skin product for oily/combination skin for a teenage asian?

Depends: There are many good products. The best one is the one that works for you. . Oily skin is pretty normal. Examining your diet is the best treatment. Eat more fresh fruits and vegetables. Avoid processed flour and sugar. Cut out sodas and "junk" foods that increase oil. Two products that may be helpful are neutrogena and proactive. ...Read more

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What type of foundation is best to use for acne prone oily skin?

What type of foundation is best to use for acne prone oily skin?

Ask cosmetics: The foundation should be tested and proved to be non comedogenic. That means it does not clog the pores allowing for the formation of mircocomedones the precursor to an acne lesion. ...Read more

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How to identify suitable skincare product for a combination skin?

How to identify suitable skincare product for a combination skin?

Find the right doc: I feel strongly about this topic, because unfortunately there are too many pros that fall victim to the same hype that the general public does. Find someone who truly believes in good scientifically- based skin care that can truly make a difference, not the newest fad. If they can't explain it to you in terms that make sense, move on. There is no substitute for good medicine, especially in skin. ...Read more

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What is the best regimen for acne prone skin?

What is the best regimen for acne prone skin?

Acne : Depending on the severity of the acne, combination therapy with topical antibacterials , retinoids , and sometimes oral antibiotics or Accutane may be prescribed . See your dermatologist to evaluate the acne and prescribe the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Please recommend the best foundation for severe acne?

Please recommend the best foundation for severe acne?

Get serous about Rx: If you have severe acne, you need to be under the care of a competent dermatologist and if offered isotretinoin, accept it. The choice of make-up isn't going to be the key to managing what is, especially nowadays, a very serious health problem. It's possible that the oral contraceptive pill or spironolactone could clear you, or another rx. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Recommend me a good moisturizer for combination to oily skin ?

Recommend me a good moisturizer for combination to oily skin ?

Non-oily lotions: Vaseline Intensive Care offers a non-oily lotion; Jericho by Paloma, AHAVA and H & B are three sources of skin products sourced from the Dead Sea. All 3 provide skin products which are non-oily. ...Read more

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The best facial lotions for dry skin? Looking for one with SPF also.

The best facial lotions for dry skin? Looking for one with SPF also.

Cetaphil makes one: Cetaphil makes one with an spf of 50. Neutrogena also makes some good ones. There are others, too. ...Read more

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What is the best skin lightner for people with eczema?

What is the best skin lightner for people with eczema?

Skin lightener: Most lighteners have hydroquinones in them and probably not good for you with eczema. Skin medica makes one called lytera that might be safer. ...Read more

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What skin care product for acne works best and are easily available in retailers?

What skin care product for acne works best and are easily available in retailers?

Many: I like benzoyl peroxide 2 x daily as it kills bacteria in the skin. Add a salycilic acid wash and a non-comedogenic moisturizer and you have a good start. I add tea tree oil to the regimen to apply to pimples when they do arise and i also recommend a high dose vitamin a supplement like vitamedica healthy skin (has 12, 500 iu vit a in it) and as a result i'm using much less Accutane for severe acne! ...Read more

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What is a good skin care regimin for sensitive skin?

What is a good skin care regimin for sensitive skin?

Pangea Organics: Try pangea products. They are plant based (not weird chemicals), organic, vegan, cruelty-free, gluten-free and fairtrade. The high antioxidant content found in these products supports collagen retention, helps stimulate micro-circulation, gently purifies, brightens skin tone and helps prevent discoloration and moisture loss. http://www.pangeaorganics.com/buffalo. ...Read more

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What is the best skin care for cancer patients?

What is the best skin care for cancer patients?

Basal cell carcinoma: While no cancers are good, this is much less malignant than squamous cell carcinoma or melanoma. ...Read more

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What's the best, safest and most efficient biological treatment for scalp psoriasis? Thanks much!

What's the best, safest and most efficient biological treatment for scalp psoriasis? Thanks much!

Many options: There are quite a few options out there. It would start with a good combination of scalp shampoos - i usually have my patients alternate 2 or even 3 types. Depending how extensive the scalp psoriasis is, steroid impregnated topicals with or without a vitamin d analog can be helpful. You need to see your dermatologist for an individualized treatment plan. There is hope! ...Read more

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How effective is skin grafting for treating melanoma?

Not a treatment: Skin grafting is not a treatment for melanoma. There are multiple treatments available depending on the extent of the disease. Excision of the melanoma whether via traditional surgery or Moh's excision can leave a defect or gap in the skin and skin grafting is often used to fill that defect and recreate the barrier function of your skin. ...Read more

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What is the best and safest drug for whitening skin and removing dark pigmentations ?

Not sure: A frequently used product is hydroquinone bleaching product. 2% available without Rx, 4% strength is by Rx. Can't say these are best or safest, however. ...Read more