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Which medication is good for allergy? Moisture allergy

Which medication is good for allergy? Moisture allergy

I think you may be: Mistaken about your "moisture allergy".Could you better describe your ailment? ...Read more

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How to repair d moisture barrier. Skin becums oily even after applying water. No moisture in skin but so much oil. Tried acv honey. Not much improvemnt?

How to repair d moisture barrier. Skin becums oily even after applying water. No moisture in skin but so much oil. Tried acv honey. Not much improvemnt?

Dermatologist OR: You still need to use a non oily moisturizer. If that does not help, rub just a minute amount of fresh unused anti-antiperspirant AND YES the same kind for the armpit on the oily areas which is usually on the cheeks and forehead. Goodluck ...Read more

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24 weeks pregnant. No yeast infection or BV but external vaginal moisture bothers me. Can I use vaseline/petroleum jelly externally as a moisture barrier without risk to my unborn baby?

24 weeks pregnant. No yeast infection or BV but external vaginal moisture bothers me. Can I use vaseline/petroleum jelly externally as a moisture barrier without risk to my unborn baby?

No contraindication: If there is no infection, I see no medical contraindication to the use of petrolatum externally. I would discuss this further with your OB/Gyn to make sure you are not missing anything, however. ...Read more

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Should I put acne medication on my face or moisturizer on first?

Should I put acne medication on my face or moisturizer on first?

Medication: After the application of the topical acne medication, apply the moisturizer. ...Read more

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Would it be acceptable to apply moisturizer on top of acne medication?

Would it be acceptable to apply moisturizer on top of acne medication?

Acne and moisture: Yes, it is usually ok to apply a moisturizer after an acne medication--especially if it dries you out. Let the medication dry, then apply your moisturizer. ...Read more

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I am suffering from eczema. I am on medication which includes an anti-allergy10mg;a sunscreen50spf\u0026#41;, momate cream and a moisturizer, pacroma cream. Still no Change. Help!

I am suffering from eczema. I am on medication which includes an anti-allergy10mg;a sunscreen50spf\u0026#41;, momate cream and a moisturizer, pacroma cream. Still no Change. Help!

Eczema: You need to keep irritants to a minimum. Use only sensitive skin products. No fragrance or dye. Find something to stop the itch, like Benadryl, (diphenhydramine) Claritin or Zyrtec. Eczema gets worse if it's constantly being scratched. Also try a bleach bath. 1 cup bleach, in a full tub of water. Try this weekly. If no improvement, have it rechecked. ...Read more

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What is the best natural drug store oil free face moisturizer to use?

What is the best natural drug store oil free face moisturizer to use?

HealthTap: Doesn't really advocate the use of any particular product. You might ask the pharmacist. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have normal skin. What is best way to keep my skin moisture?

I have normal skin. What is best way to keep my skin moisture?

Moisturize: Moisturize skin daily with a lotion or cream that contains ceramides. ...Read more

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What causes extra vaginal moisture while not menustrating? Extra vaginal fluid

What causes extra vaginal moisture while not menustrating? Extra vaginal fluid

Testing needed: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. Testing is important to determine the treatment and keep you and your partner safe. ...Read more

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Can moisture in bacement cause hives?

Can moisture in bacement cause hives?

Possibly: Basements are notorious for mold or mold-related issues, although this is waaaaaaay overestimated by the public and the media. ...Read more

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What to do if your eyes are losing its moisture?

What to do if your eyes are losing its moisture?

Artificial tears: There are many problems that are lubricants that you can buy without a prescription. However, if it doesn't clear up on its own, follow up with an eye doctor (ophthalmologist) ...Read more

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How to increase skin moisture?

How to increase skin moisture?

Moist skin: Hello. For your skin to be at an optimum state of hydration, you need to be sure that you are drinking enough water. And by water, that's what we mean. Coffee, ice tea, soda doesn't count. Divide your weight in half (lbs) then add ounces. This gives a "rough" estimate of your daily needs. In winter months, more is needed for hydration. A topical moisturizer and humidifier in your bedroom will help. ...Read more

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What to eat for having moisture skin?

What to eat for having moisture skin?

Diet and skin: For most eating a good healthy diet including fruits and vegetables is recommended. Drink plenty of water and consider taking a multivitamin daily. For most, diet has less to do with moisture than external factors including, harsh or pure soaps, frequent bathing or showering, bathing with hot water, etc. ...Read more

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Please what do I do to have a well moistured skin and face?

Water!: Be sure to drink plenty of water to keep the skin hydrated, use sunscreen to minimize skin damage, and don't smoke as this ages the skin. You'd be amazed how much these three simple things help. Otherwise, you can use a nourishing lotion (look for cocoa butter or shea butter or vaseline in the ingredients etc) as needed. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how moisture effect the fungi if too much or too little?

Can you tell me how moisture effect the fungi if too much or too little?

Fungi like moisture: And darkness. In humans, gets a foothold in ski folds, which are both moist and dark. ...Read more

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I have several bottles of bausch & lomb moisture loc. If expired can I use these bottles?

I have several bottles of bausch & lomb moisture loc. If expired can I use these bottles?

Expired lotion: It is not a good idea, because various kinds of bacteria can grow and contaminate the lotion, potentially harming you. ...Read more

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What can I do if my skin always looks dry. Also I m there any home remedies to make my skin look moisture?

Olive oil, coconut: Oil, and alpha hydroxy acids will help smooth skin and exfoliants will help remove dead skin with the acids ...Read more

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I use vaseline but it seems to dry after an hr or so. I keep using it the whole day. Cant live without it. What should I do to regain natural moisture?

I use vaseline but it seems to dry after an hr or so. I keep using it the whole day. Cant live without it. What should I do to regain natural moisture?

Dry skin: Work on good nutrition and drink at least 8 glasses of water per day (not all at once but slowly all day). Suggest you stop vasoline. Work on getting your skin wet with bath or shower and let your skin soak up the moisture, then AFTER your skin is wet, pat dry and apply good moisturizer lotion e.g. Eucerin, Nutragena or other. Key is to moisten skin with water, then apply lotion to hold in. ...Read more

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How can one regain moisture in the vagina?

How can one regain moisture in the vagina?

Depends: Depending on age, medical history and menstrual history some physicians might prescribe a product like Premarin (conjugated estrogens) vaginal cream. Also an over the counter vaginal lubricant is available. Many women have vagina dryness due to age that is normal. A decrease in "wetness" is also possible because of not giving enough time for manual stimulation of your clitoris & other parts. Don't rush having sex. ...Read more

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What supplements will bring moisture to the eyes?

What supplements will bring moisture to the eyes?

O3: There are many supplements which have been touted to help increase tear production, glandular function and reduce dry eye symptoms overall. A recent study published in the journal ophthalmology demonstrated omega-3 (fish oil) supplementation has been shown to consistently help with symptoms. Other supplements may work as well, but definitive studies are pending. ...Read more

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What moisturer and body wash do you recommend for eczema?

What moisturer and body wash do you recommend for eczema?

Eczema: My personal favorite body wash is made my olay and is very moisturizing. You should follow that with cetaphil or cerave cream as your daily moisturizer. This combination works very well to keep the skin moisturized but may not be enough to clear up an eczema flare. For that, you may need some steroid cream, either otc or prescription. ...Read more