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Doctor insights on: Getting Rid Of Scabies Naturally

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Scabies (Definition)

An itchy skin disease caused ...Read more


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Natural ways for getting rid of pores in face?

Natural ways for getting rid of pores in face?

Keep it clean: Keeping your face clean and not oily is the key. http://www.webmd.com/beauty/skin-glow-13/minimize-pores ...Read more

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Cheap ways of getting rid of fleas?

Cheap ways of getting rid of fleas?

Borax: Sprinkle borax on the outer parameter of your home and on all carpets. Vacuum often with a disposable vacuum bag. Dispose of bag after use. Plan lavender or marigolds around your home to repel fleas. You can also place small amounts of lavender essential oils through out the house. The original formula “dawn” dishwashing liquid detergent can be used well on your infested animals (rinse well). ...Read more

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Are there natural ways to get rid of acne around body?

Are there natural ways to get rid of acne around body?

Serious stuff: Today's medicine can always clear acne, but I'd urge you to be open to 21st century methods as well as "natural" / "folk". Visible acne is a sign of poor self-care and will interfere with your being able to get the job you want. Nothing's more "natural" than the vitamin-A-based / retinoic acid derivatives (topical, isotretinoin) and antibiotics like tetracycline that can clear you. ...Read more

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Any luck getting rid of melasma easily?

Any luck getting rid of melasma easily?

Unfortuneately not: There is no easy way to get rid of melasma. The goal is control. Combination therapy is typical. Peels, topicals and laser treatments may be used. Daily spf use cannot be overstated. Consult with a cosmetic surgeon or dermatologist that specializes in melasma and other pigment disorders. ...Read more

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What are tricks to get rid of acne?

What are tricks to get rid of acne?

Why "tricks"?: Acne is a serious, chronic, non-lifestyle-related disease and a serious personal and professional handicap that deserves scientific treatment like any other. If benzoyl peroxide for two weeks has failed, get with your personal pysician for a topical or systemic antibiotic and/or a topical retinoic acid derivative. You owe it to yourself / the person you're responsible for. ...Read more

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How to get rid of pimples naturally?

How to get rid of pimples naturally?

Tough: The best answer would be to wait until your hormones settle down, but somehow i believe you are not satisfied with this answer. There have been tons of different "natural" ways suggested, but none has been shown to work. Sorry! ...Read more

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How can I get rid of peeling penis skin from eczema naturally ?

How can I get rid of peeling penis skin from eczema naturally ?

Here are some ...: How to "heal" unwanted skin disorders? We have to identify possible precipitating factors, in your case, such as long tight foreskin/ its poor hygiene/ overheating/ moisture/ yeast infection/ inflammation of unclear cause, etc.; then modify or rid the precipitating reasons like circumcision, cleaning & drying, using antibiotic cream, etc. ... If unidentifiable, use nonspecific drugs like steroid.. ...Read more

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What are products the help get rid of pimple scars?

What are products the help get rid of pimple scars?

Tincture of time: Most of the dark marks and red spots left when pimples go away are not scars, they are just marks. They go away by themselves, although they sometimes take their sweet time about it. True scars - depressions in the skin - are permanent, although dermatologists and plastic surgeons have a variety of techniques for making them less obvious. ...Read more

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What are natural remedies to get rid of unwanted blackheads?

What are natural remedies to get rid of unwanted blackheads?

Comedone extractor: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day & use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Exfoliate occasionally. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid touching face (cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider otc products (salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). If > mild acne see dermatology (discuss meds, comedone extractor, pore strips, etc.). ...Read more

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What helps get rid of dark spots from acne?

What helps get rid of dark spots from acne?

Time: They fade by themselves in a few weeks. I trust your acne is being controlled now -- if topical benzoyl peroxide has not cleared you in two weeks, your physician's prescription-strength rx will handle it. A topical hydroquinone bleach applied skilfully can make the pigment less visible, but it's probably not worth the trouble. ...Read more

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What are some ways of getting rid of poisen ivy without buying creams?

What are some ways of getting rid of poisen ivy without buying creams?

Poison Ivy: Poison oak treatments and home remedies include applying calamine lotion on the affected area for instant relief from pain and itching. Calcium supplements and foods high in beta-carotene can boost the immune system and help reduce the severity of the rash. Poison ivy home remedies such as making a paste with water and baking soda, oatmeal, cornstarch or epsom salts can reduce the blistering. ...Read more

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How to get rid of scabs in hair?

How to get rid of scabs in hair?

Seborrhoic dermatit?: The scabs are probably as a result of your vigorous scratching. Chances are, you are itching secondarily to seborrhoic dermatitis. Try using a shampoo that works in fungal infection like one percent Nizoral (ketoconazole) which is available over the counter. ...Read more

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What is one way of getting rid of pimple scars?

What is one way of getting rid of pimple scars?

Acne scars: One important factor is prevent new scars-get your acne under control. Find a dermatologist to tackle that with you. Most treatment to improve the appearance of acne scars use special technology to remodel the skin. The device I use to treat acne scars is called ematrix--see for info: http://www.Smacboca.Com/e-matrix-sublative-rejuvenation.Html other options include fractional lasers or subscision. ...Read more

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How to get rid of freckles naturally at home?

How to get rid of freckles naturally at home?

Not a good idea!: Freckles are naturally occurring skin lesions. Any attempt to remove them by home remedies is not recommended, potentially harmful to you and most likely will result in skin that looks "worse" than skin with freckles. Very fair skin and freckles (such as in northern Europeans) can increase risk of melanoma. However, south Asians with tan skin have reduced risk of melanoma, even with freckles. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of scabies and mites from skin?

Scabies TX: It requires effort to get rid of Scabies. 1st, you & all members of your household need to be treated. Ivermectin is an effective medication for treating scabies. 2nd, clean (ie. Hot water in machine) clothes, bedding & towels you've come in contact w). There may be things like pillows that can’t go in the wash. Place them in a big plastic bag & tie it up. Keep it in there for 48 hours because ...Read more

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Is there anyway naturally to get rid of acne/acne scars?

Is there anyway naturally to get rid of acne/acne scars?

Time, time & more : Time is your best friend. Avoiding sun exposure and cigarette smoking are great. Onion bulb extract ( allium cepa) may help as well as honey for some active infections but these later too are controversial. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of eczema naturally?

How can I get rid of eczema naturally?

Protect: Avoid things that make you break out, soaps & wetness. Wash your hands only when necessary. Wear gloves when needed. Wear clothes made of cotton. Bathe only with a small amount of mild unscented soap, such as dove. Keep the water temperature cool or warm, not hot. Use the medicine your doctor gave you. Use a plain moisturizer daily. Avoid scratching or rubbing the itchy area. Manage stress. ...Read more

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What are natural ways of getting rid of vaginal thrush?

What are natural ways of getting rid of vaginal thrush?

Over the counter: If you have had vaginal thrush before and are confident that is what you have again you can treat it with an over-the-counter topical cream or pessary that dissolves in the vagina. These topical treatments may cause burning or irritation. An oral anti-fungal treatment is also available over the counter. If over-the-counter medicines are not proving effective, your doctor may prescribe medication. ...Read more