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Are spray tans safe?

Are spray tans safe?

Way better than sun!: If you don't inhale, spray tans are much safer than ultraviolet radiation, including from tanning beds. There is no "safe" uv radiation. Uv-a is not as dna-damaging as uv-b, but both cause skin cancer, wrinkles, and discolorations. Use spray tans and the highest spf your skin tolerates; you can be the bronze beauty and still be safe and with nice skin. Good spray tans look great, not orange! ...Read more

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What is in BEG spray?

What is in BEG spray?

Antibiotics and...: BEG spray consists of Bactroban (Mupriocin) 0.2%, EDTA (Edetate Disodium) 1%, and Gentamicin 3%. This is used to treat MARCoNS (Multiple Antibiotic Resistant Coagulase Negative Staphylococci), an antibiotic-resistant staph infection that resides deep in the nose of 80% of people with low MSH. See http://biotoxinjourney.com/marcons/ for details. ...Read more

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Does spray sunscreen work?

Does spray sunscreen work?

Yes - spray & rub: Yes, if you spray and rub it in. The main trouble with the spray is that there is a risk of breathing in the aerosolized particles. These chemicals are not meant or safe to use internally. So when spraying, be sure not to spray directly onto face. ...Read more

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Is citronella a carcinogen?

Is citronella a carcinogen?

May prevent cancer: Citronella is a plant essential oil used as an insect repellent and non-specific therapeutic agent in alternative medicine. It is not believed to be a carcinogen, although methods of testing have been almost entirely as topical agent. A search conducted in the national library of medicine revealed no evidence that it caused cancer and some suggestion that it reduces cancer in mice. ...Read more

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Could roach spray make me blind?

Could roach spray make me blind?

Not likely: If sprayed in the eyes, it would likely cause irritation but not likely lead to blindness. ...Read more

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Where can I get dermazinc spray?

Where can I get dermazinc spray?

Depends: Depends on what you mean. This spray is zinc pyrethione which is the same as Head & Shoulders shampoo, but at an inflated price. Go ahead and try it if you want to waste some money. It was compounded with clobetasol until price gouging raised the price too high. Now it is compounded with beta methasone. Both of these are prescription, super-potent steroids which are often used for psoriasis. Any p ...Read more

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Is oral HGH spray the real deal?

Is oral HGH spray the real deal?

No: Hgh is only available in injection form if it is the real deal. If it isn't prescribed by a physician trained in its use, stay away. Increasing growth factors unnecessarily could lead to serious morbidity. ...Read more

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What to use if allergic to off spray?

What to use if allergic to off spray?

Repellant allergy: Please verify which bug repellant that you are using. There are several ingredients, of which, the active or inactive ingredients may be causing the problem. If deet containing, consider skin so soft, from avon. If still having problems, please see an allergist for a more detailed evaluation. ...Read more

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Could spray tanning cause asphyxation?

Could spray tanning cause asphyxation?

No: This has not been reported. There are case reports of asthmatics having a triggered asthma episode with spray tanning. In my almost 20 years of pediatrics, however I have never seen this happen to a patient in my practice. ...Read more

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Will a spray-on tan affect my vitiligo?

Will a spray-on tan affect my vitiligo?

Temporarily: It would cover up the vitiligo temporarily depending how long the spray-on tan stays on your skin. Consider seeing a dermatologist if this really bothers you a lot. ...Read more

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Lidocein any side effect of these spray?

Lidocein any side effect of these spray?

Lidocaine: Side effects may include rapid or slow heart rate, restless, confusion, twitching or possibly seizures among other symptoms. ...Read more

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What are risks of those bug bomb sprays?

What are risks of those bug bomb sprays?

Fire hazards, pets: Be mindful of open flames - pilots in the room when using these devices are deployed. Remember your pets are vulnerable to the leftover film of bug bombs. Most important, you should allow a full ventilation of the space after use. ...Read more

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Is lysol harmful if sprayed on human skin?

Not good for you: It will not hurt you if your eyes were not hit but it is not good for you either. It is to kill germs in the air not on your skin. ...Read more

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Is a deodorant stick or spray more effective?

Is a deodorant stick or spray more effective?

You left out: My favorite: roll on gels. These products are chosen for their pleasant aroma, and you pick what you like. There is not clear "top choice" in my estimate. ...Read more

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Should I use procomil spray for long time sex?

Should I use procomil spray for long time sex?

Only saline: Spray saline into your nostrils frequently to flush out allergens and irritants. You will get the best care in a long term relationship with a provider who knows you over time. Discuss this with that provider. ...Read more

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Which is best natural mosquito repellant spray?

Picardin: Lemon tree oil of eucalyptus is a good repellant, and it is safe. The active ingredient is picardin ...Read more

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