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I use a facial steamer after a hardcore workout. It seems as if steaming after a workout slims my face. Does the steam impact facial tissue?
Illusion: If you think that steam "slims" your face look up the word "illusion". ...Read more
I use a facial steamer quite frequently as part of my skin care regimen. Can steaming too often be harmful in any way? I steam 3-4 times a week.
No: This does very little to help you. Use a good moisturizer instead. ...Read more
Get sinus infections every winter from dry air. Would personal steamers help? Is it bad to use them?
Ok: If you are using the steamer just for 15 minutes 2 to 3 x daily, you may be able to reduce the risk for sinusitis (not scientifically proven however). If you use the steamer continuously especially in the bedroom, it may encourage mold and dust mite growth. If you choose to use a humidifier, make sure the relative humidity does not exceed 50% and the container gets cleaned to prevent mold growth ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I was wondering if it's ok to put Vaporub in my steamer if I run out of the liquid one for my 3yr old child? Is it safe
M58, hey guys, what do you say, could i put green tea into steamer and inhale it to soothe throat and nose. Thanks?
My 1 yr old has so much plegm in his throat that he keeps chocking on it I've used saline drops to clear his nose and a steamer no helpfrom both ?
Continuewhaturdoing&: When babies get an increase in mucus production it can cause various problems including the one you describe.I recommend substituting his milk with clear fluid (water, pedialyte etc) for a day or so.Milk can increase mucus production so stopping it for a short period can provide some relief.The clear liquids will help keep the mucus thinner which makes it easier for your baby to handle. ...Read more
Steam rooms: Ancient cultures have always used steam rooms to help relax and detox from the stresses. I think it can help people to relax and feel better but make sure you are well hydrated when doing that since you do lose alot of water. ...Read more
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