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Doctor insights on: Homemade Moisturizing Face Mask

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My face and neck is so darker than my body.. I am using skin lightening cream.. And sometimes cleanser, toner and moisturizer..No use. Please help. ?

My face and neck is so darker than my body.. I am using skin lightening cream.. And sometimes cleanser, toner and moisturizer..No use. Please help.
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Sunscreen: If the darker areas are on the face and neck, sun is the most likely cause. You need an excellent sunscreen with SPF of about 50. I suggest looking for zinc or titanium oxide in the ingredients for the best results. If you avoid the sun and wear sunscreen every single day, your skin should gradually even out. ...Read more

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Is it ok to moisturizer it face with almond oil. Or do the at home face masks with fruit and stuff or is that bad?

Is it ok to moisturizer it face with almond oil. Or do the at home face masks with fruit and stuff or is that bad?

Not really.: I discourage my patients from using oils of any sort for moisturizing; most of the time it just plugs up oil glands and causes acne. Ditto for masks; fruit is for eating. Your local drugstore has shelves full of reasonably-priced commercial moisturizers. Look for one that says "non-comedogenic", meaning it will not (in most cases) cause acne or other oil gland problems. ...Read more

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What is the best face moisturizer?

What is the best face moisturizer?

Health Tap doctors: are asked not to endorse particular brands or product lines. ...Read more

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I'm curious as to what is the best ultra hydrating moisturizer for the face?

I'm curious as to what is the best ultra hydrating moisturizer for the face?

Moisturizer for face: THERE IS NO BEST. WE ARE ALL DIFFERENT. TRY ALL OF THEM AND FIND WHICH WORKS FOR YOU. GET SAMPLES AT THE COSMETIC COUNTERS ...Read more

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How face moisturizer is different from a sunblock?|

How face moisturizer is different from a sunblock?|

Moisturizer sunblock: Moisturizers by themselves do not protect from sun and those moisturizers with sunscreen in them, do not function as well as separate sunscreens that focus their effort on filtering out the harmful ultraviolet rays that damage our skin's dna. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I could make my face look less oliy after using moisturizer?

Can you tell me how I could make my face look less oliy after using moisturizer?

Moisturizer: This may have more to do with moisturizer selection. You might wish to use a lighter product during the day & a night time moisturizer at night. ...Read more

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My face burns whenever I apply any moisturizer?

My face burns whenever I apply any moisturizer?

Rule out the compund: There are multiple brands with different chemicals...Keep a log on what you are putting on nthe skin and the timing and the reaction. That will give you an idea on what the offending chemical component is causing the reaction..Then you can rule out what compounds to use and which ones to avoid..... ...Read more

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I need a face moisturizer for dry skin please help!?

I need a face moisturizer for dry skin please help!?

Facial moisturizer: There are many good ones like aveeno (oatmeal) lotion which are tremendous moisturizer and some of them actually have sunscreens within them. In frequent sun exposure i would definitely grab one with sun protection spf factor 30 or greater. ...Read more

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What's the best moisturizer for males with an oily face?

What's the best moisturizer for males with an oily face?

Health Tap: doctors have been asked not to endorse specific products or product lines. ...Read more

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My face is very dry, what oil free moisturizer could i use?

My face is very dry, what oil free moisturizer could i use?

Facial moisturizer: Look for those that state or advertise skin moisturizer that is non-comedogenic. ...Read more

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What can I do for dryness besides using moisturizer on my face?

What can I do for dryness besides using moisturizer on my face?

Hydrate: Drink plenty of water and take a look at what else you may be using that might be drying your skin. ...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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Please what is the best possible moisturizer i can use for my face? Thanks

Please what is the best possible moisturizer i can use for my face? Thanks

Ceramide replacement: The best and newest moisturizers are ones which contain ceramides. Ceramides are proteins found naturally in human skin that keep our skin from looking ; feeling like a reptile. Some of the better over the counter ones available include cerave am or pm--the only difference is that the am version has a built-in sunscreen. ...Read more