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Difference In Lubic Gel And Ky Jelly
Possibly nothing!: Although you may have no reaction other than the desired moisturizer of your skin using this product, preservatives such as methyl paraben are well known for their potential to cause allergic contact dermatitis which can manifest as an itchy inflamed rash on the area in contact as well as other areas of the body, too. This second reaction is called an id reaction. If you are not allergic, no rash. ...Read more
Not recommended: Using petroleum jelly for genital lubrication is reported to make some women more susceptible to vaginal infections & sexually transmitted diseases: http://tribune.Com.Ng/news2013/index.Php/en/component/k2/item/8338-using-petroleum-jelly-as-genital-lubricant-exposes-to-hiv-infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I mixed 2ml of 100 % pure distiled eugenol, with 60 ml of olive oil and applied it on all my skin . What percentage of eugenol is absorbed through skin?
Unknown: Absorption varies quite a bit between people. Blood tests would be the best way to see how much is being absorbed. ...Read more
Probably safe but...: There are many articles that discuss potential hazards of Sodium Laureth (and Laurel) Sulfate such as this one: http://tinyurl.com/ds9o However, this is a good article that states that many of the concerns are not supported by science: http://tinyurl.com/zkvoeec So it seems reasonably safe. To learn about the safety of chemicals in common products like shower gels see http://tinyurl.com/zemgqgl ...Read more
Depends: Intacaine should not be placed in the vagina. For us to help you, let us know why you are using Intacaine? If you are using for vulvar itching, then please first find the cause of vulvar itching. If it is from an infection then it needs to be properly treated. If you wish to use something OTC till you see a doctor, use monistat cream or hydrocortisone cream. Intacaine is OK for herpes lesions. ...Read more
Yes, it is possible: Vaginal pH can be changed by any product introduced into it on a regular basis, especially if it is an non pharmaceutical supplemental product. That includes, douches, creams, and suppositories. ...Read more
Can polyethylene glycol included in dye-free diphenhydramine soft gels have a laxative effect? I mean even the tiny amount in the 25mg benadryl?
Is it okay to use cetaphil dermacontrol products in the a.M. And cerave cleanser and moisturizer in the p.M.? I also use stridex maximum strength pads
Q-tip coated with small amount of petroleum jelly to get long & moist rhinoliths out of toddler's nose safe? Turkey baster type bulb not working.
Warm nasal saline: The petrolatum is not an ideal cleansing agent. Use sterile slightly warm pediatric nasal saline. ...Read more
NO: Sould not have any effect.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is mineral oil also known as Paraffinum Liquidum ok to use in the hair? Its one of the ingrendients in my hair styling product.
MINERAL OIL HAIR: I DO NOT THINK THERE WILL BE ANY PROBLEMS WITH THIS. BUT WHY ARE YOU USING IT, ANYWAY? ...Read more
Is mineral oil also known as Paraffinum Liquidum ok to use in the hair? Its one of the ingrendients in my hair styling product
Sure: It's a form of wax.Get a more detailed answer ›