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Is it possible to overdose or use to much lotion? I have ecszma and constantly use tons of lotions all over my body.

Is it possible to overdose or use to much lotion? I have ecszma and constantly use tons of lotions all over my body.

Lotions: Moisturizing lotions are safe when used multiple times a day. Corticosteroid containing creams should be used for limited periods of time as prescribed by a dermatologist to Avoid certain side effects such as thinning of the skin. ...Read more

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What to do if body lotion was swallowed please help?

Depending on the: Product it could be harmless or toxic if swallowed. The American Association of Poison Control Centers can be helpful 24/7. They can be reached at (800) 222-1222. Be prepared to provide them with name of specific product used. ...Read more

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Will my skin white by using body lotion?? And what can make my skin white???

Will my skin white by using body lotion?? And what can make my skin white???

No: There are some bleaching creams, ask your local pharmacist for generic preparation OTC, but you cannot use this indefinitely. ...Read more

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Please help me! I have allergic reactions to certain body lotions. Any ideas to why?

Body lotions: A number of chemicals in body lotions can cause allergic skin reactions. You should undergo a patch test to determine which ones you are allergic to, a dermatologist or allergist can help you. ...Read more

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Can you give me suggestion: I have allergic reactions to certain body lotions. Any ideas to why?

Contact dermatitis: Most likely substances in beauty products result in contact dermatitis. If you see an allergist, they can perform patch testing and let you know what you need to look for on labels so as to avoid this problem. ...Read more

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A tip here was don't put anything on your skin you wouldn't eat. So that means only organic pure face lotions, body wash, etc? I want to get into it

A tip here was don't put anything on your skin you wouldn't eat. So that means only organic pure face lotions, body wash, etc? I want to get into it

Yes: That's correct. A great source of information on the safety of cosmetics and body products is EWG. Org. See the skin deep section. ...Read more

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How often can I use almactin body lotion? It helps keep my skin clear and not dry. I just don't want to wear spf during the summer. Similar lotions?

How often can I use almactin body lotion? It helps keep my skin clear and not dry. I just don't want to wear spf during the summer. Similar lotions?

As often as you wish: No limit. Whatever feels best. SPF is not something you wear!!! Sun Protective Factor is a number which indicates sun protection. SPF 30, or at least 15, is as effective as any higher #. Sunscreens are added to many moisturizers that you are sure to like. Try some. You will like them. ...Read more

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Best salicylic acid body lotion?

Neutragen: There are many out on the market. I make my own that is mixed with a little glycolic acid too. However, as far as the market goes, I like neutragena's with the great fruit sense. ...Read more

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Is ohm by olay body lotion gluten free?

Even if: Gluten causes only gastrointestinal problem for those who are truly sensitive to it. Even gluten-containing body lotion would not have bothered a gluten-sensitive person unless he or she decides to lick his/her own skin repeatedly. ...Read more

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The best milk lotion for body skin please?

Dry skin?: If you are asking for a treatment for dry skin, then I prefer a good moisturizer. May exist, but vaseline mixed with water and coconut oil can help with severe dryness. Burt's bees is a pretty good brand if you specifically want a milk lotion, which they offer. ...Read more

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What is the best body lotion for someone with extremely dry skin?

What is the best body lotion for someone with extremely dry skin?

Depends: You can try amlactin, cetaphil, or eucerin lotion-remember everyone respond differently-one may works well for you, but not necessary for others or vice versa. If not work, you can see dermatologist. ...Read more

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What is a good lotion or soap that will remove dark spots on the body?

What is a good lotion or soap that will remove dark spots on the body?

You can try...: A bleaching cream that has hydroquinone as the active ingredient on the dark spots. Remember, though, that it is also important to apply a good broad-spectrum sunscreen lotion every day, or the spots will come back. ...Read more

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Got more than 10 bites on body and extremites, what should I do? Calomine lotion is not helping!

Got more than 10 bites on body and extremites, what should I do? Calomine lotion is not helping!

Oral meds: Oral antihistamines like diphenhydramine can help with itching that does not improve with topical medications such as Calamine and hydrocortisone cream. ...Read more

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What to do if my boyfriend swallowed some dove body lotion in his sleep, please help. What are symptoms?

What to do if my boyfriend swallowed some dove body lotion in his sleep, please help. What are symptoms?

CallPoisonControl: How can he swallow body lotion in his sleep.It seems unlikely that a person could swallow body lotion in his sleep. If he woke up from sleep and swallwed the lotion by mistake. Depending on the amount. Call your neares poision control center or go to the nearest ER. The contents of the lotion will be on the bottle ...Read more

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I use a body exfoliating sponge in the shower, my skin is already a bit dry. Should I cut down on scrubbing? What lotions do you recommend? Thnx

I use a body exfoliating sponge in the shower, my skin is already a bit dry. Should I cut down on scrubbing? What lotions do you recommend? Thnx

Throw away the spong: STOP SCRUBBING. Forget you ever heard of "exfoliating". Your skin turns over every 10 days and needs no help. Use a skin cleanser with pH of 9-10 such as Dove, Eucerin, Aveeno, (oatmeal) Neutrogena, etc. Immediately after toweling from shower, rub in a ceramide cream such as Eucerin, Aveeno, (oatmeal) Neurtogena, CeraVe, etc., generics. ...Read more

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How can I cure my bacne problem? The condition did not improve despite using Dettol and QV body wash. It got worsen when applying lotion to it. HELP!

How can I cure my bacne problem? The condition did not improve despite using Dettol and QV body wash. It got worsen when applying lotion to it. HELP!

Body acne: Can be difficult to treat if it is widespread or difficult to reach for application of topical acne products (available over the counter). Avoiding harsh or fragrances soaps will help reduce inflammation, but severe cases are sometimes treated with oral medications (Rx). ...Read more

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What is the best body lotion for even skin tone that actually works please?

What is the best body lotion for even skin tone that actually works please?

Hopefully this link: Would be of help to u. Best wishes! Http://www. Totalbeauty. Com/mobile/content/gallery/skin-lightening-products. ...Read more

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What are the best soaps and lotions or creams for moisturizing dry patches on my body?

What are the best soaps and lotions or creams for moisturizing dry patches on my body?

Use: Use dove oil of olay soaps and cera ve cream as a moisturizer. The most important thing is to make bathing water lukewarm because hot water really drys skin out. ...Read more

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How effective is the johnson body care lotion in keeping your skin hydrated and healthy?

Dry skin?: There are several good moisturizers out there. The best time to apply your moisturizer is immediately after a bath or shower. For the cold dry air in the winter, you may need something thicker and more like a cream rather than a lotion. ...Read more

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I can't get the cream fir my body so when I cream any lotion I get rashes what is my solution.

I can't get the cream fir my body so when I cream any lotion I get rashes what is my solution.

Clarify: I'm sorry I don't understand 'when I cream any lotion I get rashes'. What cream and what lotion? ...Read more

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What are some good moisturizing creams, lotions, and soaps for dry patches everywhere on my body?

What are some good moisturizing creams, lotions, and soaps for dry patches everywhere on my body?

Use: Use dove oil of olay soaps and cera ve cream as a moisturizer. The most important thing is to make bathing water lukewarm because hot water really drys skin out. ...Read more

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Is there a lotion that would achieve one toned face & body without going to see a dermatology please?

While OTC topical: Lighteners can help uneven skin, wearing sunscreen is critical. IF not clear with the OTC in 6 months, see dermatologist. Hydroxy acids or retinols combined with lighteners work even better ...Read more

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I have white spots all over my body, im having this for 5 yrs. What lotion can I use ortreatment? I cnt use ointment bcoz of the large affected area

I have white spots all over my body, im having this for 5 yrs. What lotion can I use ortreatment? I cnt use ointment bcoz of the large affected area

? Vitiligo: It is hard to say if you have vitiligo or something called idiopathic guttate hypomelanosis. You need to see a dermatologist to make the diagnosis and treatment plan. ...Read more

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Is it bad to put body lotion on the scalp if it's dry? Preferably aveeno (oatmeal).

Is it bad to put body lotion on the scalp if it's dry? Preferably aveeno (oatmeal).

Dry scalp: There is not a contraindication to put a gentle lotion as aveeno (oatmeal) on the scalp. However, it may not be cosmetically elegant. There are scalp oils that are more appropriate and that will have more hydrating properties. Try macademian oil, rosemary oil or argan oil formulations. The rosemary oil brand that I like is by weleda. ...Read more

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What are some great creams/lotion for the whole body to even skin tone on Black women that aren't harmful?

What are some great creams/lotion for the whole body to even skin tone on Black women that aren't harmful?

Hypoallergenic crea: It depends on if the dark tone was caused by the adverse effects of a skin condition. In general, everybody's skin chemistry is different, so a cream may work well for one person but not the other. If you tend to have dry skin; lotions like cetaphil, aveeno, eucerin, aquaphor can be useful. If you are looking to heal skin from dry conditions like eczema, aloe Vera based creams can be used. ...Read more

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What can make a person a whitey skin? Does lotions or any body soap played the most to attain a white skin?

No, color: Of skin is determined by melanocytes which are located deep in the dermis, impenetrable to topical applications. The only way is to stay out of sunglight as much as possible, and your facial skin will be similar to skin of inside of upper arm, which does not get much sun. Use of sun blocks will help block effects of sunlight to exposed areas. Good luck. ...Read more

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Pls tell me a lotion or cream which can be used during chickenpox (to apply in the body) for a 3 years old child?

Pls tell me a lotion or cream which can be used during chickenpox (to apply in the body) for a 3 years old child?

Caladryl: Use the Orange/Brown lotion that dries on the skin, the Benadryl (diphenhydramine) in the lotion is the key ingredient to reduce the itchiness ...Read more

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Are there safe body scrubs and lotions for skin lightening? I would like to get about 1 or 2 shades lighter full body.

Are there safe body scrubs and lotions for skin lightening? I would like to get about 1 or 2 shades lighter full body.

If you want to...: ...Lighten your skin tone cosmetically, a variety of otc skin lighteners are available. (avoid the foreign-made ones containing mercury, which are dangerous.) if you have vitiligo and you want to permanently bleach the skin that is not affected, benoquin (monobenzone) can be prescribed by a dermatologist. ...Read more