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Do Scars On My Nipples Prevent Nursing
Post mastitis and huge blisters, how do I heal this patch of dead skin on my nipple? Breastfeeding.
Needs evaluation: "blisters" and "dead skin" on a breast after mastitis sounds like a problem. A primary care doctor can evaluate it to see if further treatment is needed, or perhaps the previously inflamed skin is now drying up and will eventually peel away, leaving new skin. The breast can be examined now and then again later, to be sure the breast returns to normal, and there is not another medical problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Use with Caution: Company has no info/studies with breastfeeding.It is botanical source (like most topicals) should be safe.I have used it safely/successfully on infant faces/skin. I would use on areas away from direct contact w/ infants mouth, monitor carefully for any rash/reaction in infant's skin. Later, laser therapy can be considered for stretch marks (not while pregnant or breastfeeding). ...Read more
Im breast feeding and have sore nipples so i started to use nipple shields i now have really itchy nipples and spots around my breasts on my body?/?
Infection: Sounds like an infection. See your doctor for an exam. ...Read more
My areolas are swollen, flaky and moist. My bra keep getting wet and sticking to my bra. I am not breastfeeding. How can treat over the counter ?
Not unusual: Some moles are congenital meaning they occurred in early childhood. It is very common to get a variety of growths on the skin as we mature in age. There is no way to prevent congenital moles. Sun protection is important to protect against changes in mole's behavior . If you are fair skin and have any history of skin cancer in family don't delay an evaluation. ...Read more
Acne: Try using virgin coconut oil as a moisturizer to remove red marks. ...Read more
Stretch marks: Trilastin-sr is an advanced formula specifically developed to reduce the appearance of stretch marks associated with pregnancy, growth spurts, weight gain or bodybuilding. Trilastin-sr will also enhance the skin's natural elasticity to help avoid new stretch mark scarring. ...Read more
No: It depends. Some women with previous breast surgeries or breast trauma can breast feed their babies fine, others can breast feed a little but need to supplement with formula to make sure the baby gets enough calories, and some women can't breast feed. Remember that every drop of breastmilk has health benefits for your baby, but there are also lots of formula fed babies who are healthy and happy. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
How to increase breastmilk? My nipple flat when i want breastfeeding for my baby she catch on for 2 minit after feel angry and pull my nipple
Nipple shield: Assuming your profile is incorrect and you are truly a breastfeeding woman, milk production should increase by maximizing effective nursing ( and possibly using fenugreek supplements). Babies can latch onto flat nipples much better when mothers use nipple shields. These devices are generally sold without prescriptions at pharmacies. ...Read more
I am tired of pimples and their marks they keep on coming and leave their marks behind.i have tried various natural methods .what should i do?
I have blemishes on my face from during pregnancy now my baby of 6 month but blemishes just spread on my face please let me know how can I rid them?
Not on the internet: The word blemish is not in any way specific or descriptive enough for any medical comment. Your blemishes need to examined in person for a correct diagnosis and treatment ...Read more
How do I treat the acne on my back and prevent more scaring? I have some lumpy acne scaring on my back as well as new blackheads popping up. I know that i won’t be able to treat my acne scars until i get the current acne under control. I’m 18 and want thi
Treating Acne differ: The cause of acne is poorly understood. However the consequences are well understood and may be devastating. While Accutane is one of the most effective treatments, therapy requires a full understanding of the risks. Once active cystic acne has occurred, practitioners differ in their treatment regimens. In the usa, medications & skin care are commonly recommended; in europe, surgery is more common. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Why do I keep getting boils all over my body it keep leaving ugly marks I have them on my breast also?
Need photos: If you are developing "boils" in the hair bearing areas i.e.axillas.groins,breasts, vulva and/or perineum you may have Hidradenitis Suppurativa which is a skin condition that affects apocrine sweat glands. You should be evaluated by a physician who will be able to make the correct diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
B/f mother red spots on my breasts , legs arms and belly they are not itchy but I do have extremly itchy and sore nipples . I use nipple shields.?
Infection: Could be infection. See your doctor for an exam. ...Read more
Yes: That is also a common practice among male and female marathon runners to prevent injury to nipples from continuous low level friction from shirt. ...Read more
I have acne marks on my cheeks they've been there for 3 months I got a chem peel but theyre still there. Pls help me remove them (affordable method)?
See dermatologist: and see what they recommend.Get a more detailed answer ›
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