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Doctor insights on: Can Makeup Cause Dry Skin To Break Out

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Can makeup cause dry skin to break out?

Can makeup cause dry skin to break out?

Acne & makeup: Yes. Clogged pores contribute to acne. Certain makeups can clog pores. "non-comedogenic" makeups are those lacking ingredients known to clog pores in most people. The key word being "most" people... Since some people can still experience acne even when using "non-comedogenic" products. ...Read more

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Will mineral makeup cause your skin to break out?

Will mineral makeup cause your skin to break out?

Yes: Anything which clogs your pores can create acne. Use a mineral make-up that contains natural anti-bacterial. Don't leave makeup on overnight, use an defoliant at night and use a good, inexpensive face wash. Hard to beat cetaphil. ...Read more

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Can dryness or moisture from sweating cause my skin to break?

Can dryness or moisture from sweating cause my skin to break?

Skin breakage: Yes, excessive moisture can lead to skin peeling, cracking and becoming irritated. It often occurs in body fold areas--armpits, groin, under breasts in women. Areas can be dried using blow dryer and apply light topical medicine. See your doctor for more definitive answer. ...Read more

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Can dieting cause your hair to fall out and your skin to be dry?

Can dieting cause your hair to fall out and your skin to be dry?

Yes: Yes it absolutely can, especially if you are lacking certain minerals and vitamins and if your meals are not balanced. ...Read more

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What can cause my face to dry out and flake?

What can cause my face to dry out and flake?

Many things: You may have dry skin. You also may be using products on your face which have a drying effect. You may not be using appropriate moisturizers. The best way to get an answer is to see a good dermatologist. He/she can diagnose the issue and recommend proper treatment. ...Read more

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Is dry skin due to a health problem ? And how to fix dry skin

Is dry skin due to a health problem ? And how to fix dry skin

Xerosis: Dry skin is usually diagnosed in older adults with itching in the absence of a skin eruption or rash. It is more common in the winter time, especially if the home is heated, resulting in low indoor relative humidity. Therapy usually involves use of skin moisturizers that maintain hydration of the skin. Use mild soaps. Avoid long, hot showers and aggressive scrubbing/drying. A humidifier may help. ...Read more

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How to use skin creams to treat my dry skin condition without causing pimples ?

How to use skin creams to treat my dry skin condition without causing pimples ?

Noncomedogenic: Look for the words noncomedogenic on the products your buy. These are products that have been tested not to block pores or cause acne. ...Read more

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How to moisturize my skin and prevent it from drying?

How to moisturize my skin and prevent it from drying?

Dry skin: Dryness is usually caused by excessive water exposure or harsh soaps. Best treatment is decreased water exposure, use alot of moisturizers such as cetaphil and use a milder soap. If these don't help, see a derm for prescription creams. ...Read more

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Pimples can be due to dandruff ir dry skin in head?

Pimples can be due to dandruff ir dry skin in head?

Acne = pimples: Acne is due more to infection from specific skin bacteria feasting off excess oil than from dry skin or dandruff. Go see your doctor for evaluation & treatment options. ...Read more

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What causes my skin to break out into sores and itch?

See doctor: A doctor needs to take your history and examine your skin to see what is going on. I'm so sorry you are suffering. You should contact your primary care doctor and you may be referred to a dermatologist. Just to be thorough, make sure you check your bedding for bed bugs and your home for fleas if you have pets. ...Read more

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Best way to heal broken dry skin on hands and prevent infection to myself and others?

Best way to heal broken dry skin on hands and prevent infection to myself and others?

Creams, ointments: Broken or fissured skin on the hands are best treated with creams not lotions. Eucerin cream is good. Aquaphor is another good one. Best to apply at night and the cover with gloves til morning. When hands are in water or chemicals, wear gloves. Topical steroids by prescription also very helpful. There is no cure. Avoid things that make it worse. Above topicals are good to use during day. ...Read more

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What foods might be the cause of me breaking out (swollen lips, skin rashes)?

What foods might be the cause of me breaking out (swollen lips, skin rashes)?

Stop eating them!: Sounds like an allergic reaction. I would avoid those foods until you have a complete allergy work up. The next time you eat these foods could be your last. See an allergist. ...Read more

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Does sweat lead skin to being smooth or dry?

Does sweat lead skin to being smooth or dry?

Glisten: Most sweating skin glistens. When you wipe it off you should drink fluids to rehydrate so that you do not become dehydrated. It will not smoothe the skin. ...Read more

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How to get rid of dry patches on skin due to eczema?

How to get rid of dry patches on skin due to eczema?

Topical Ointments: For eczema flares, apply prescription strength corticosteroid ointments to problem areas twice a day until clear. Daily moisturization is important as well. Other tips: Take quick shower (10-15min) in lukewarm water while avoiding harsh and drying cleansers. Pat away excess water and immediately apply fragrance-free moisturizer like Vanicream. Use at least twice a day. ...Read more

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Will herpes outbreak cause flushinh and can it cause your skin to peel?

Will herpes  outbreak cause flushinh and can  it cause your skin to peel?

Starts with blisters: It can cause some redness but typically starts out as very tender and burning, tiny little water bubbles/blisters or technically vesicles. They get tender and then can take 7-14 days to heal if left untreated. ...Read more

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What can cause brittle nails and hair to fall out easily?

What can cause brittle nails and hair to fall out easily?

Low thyroid,: Protein deficiency, low thyroid or lack of enzymes in stomach can lead to brittle nails. Test for thyroid, and iron levels are indicated. If normal, a trial of digestive enzymes may be helpful.See dermatologist for examination, history and blood tests. ...Read more

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Can antihistamines dry out your skin?

Can antihistamines dry out your skin?

not likely: Antihistamines can dry up a runny nose and older antihistamines can lead to unwanted side effects of dry eyes and dry mouth. Topical antihistamines should not be used. Oral antihistamines should not dry out the skin. ...Read more