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Could cayenne pepper make acne worse?

Could cayenne pepper make acne worse?

Yes: It's actually promoted as a "pop" treatment on the internet. I suspect this is a prank. If topical benzoyl peroxide as tolerated has not cleared you in two weeks, get with your personal physician for prescription-strength treatment. ...Read more

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Could drinking warm lime water help to burn fat?

Could drinking warm lime water help to burn fat?

No significant help : But it can destroy the enamel on your teeth. ...Read more

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Can temperature hot food burn your stomach?

Can temperature hot food burn your stomach?

Mouth and food pipe: Hot food is more likely to burn your mouth and food pipe, esophagus, rather than stomach. ...Read more

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Can green tea really burn fat?

Can green tea really burn fat?

Uncertain: Tea is derived from the camellia sinensis tree. The leaves contain antioxidant polyphenols. The linus pauling institute reported a study that suggested that green tea can assist with glycemic control. Catechins in the tea may ^ thermogenesis & there can be loss of water weight as it is a diuretic. Preliminary studies are exciting. However, i’m not sure that research has conclusively demonstrated. ...Read more

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Does lemon water burn fat?

Does lemon water burn fat?

No, not unless . . .: Lemon water, or any flavored or unflavored water drink, with or without caffeine, will not "burn fat" unless the drink contains no sugar, and unless the drink substitutes for other snacks, meals, or drinks that do contain calories. On the other hand, using a couple of heavy jugs of lemon water as weights, to do lots of arm curls and other weight lifting exercises, will burn off some calories! ...Read more

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Can honey, lemon juice and cayenne pepper help for belly fat?

Can honey, lemon juice and cayenne pepper help for belly fat?

No: They won't help you lose weight anywhere except in your wallet. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or internet scam sites. ...Read more

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Can cayanne pepper and lemon juice reduces cellulite?

Can cayanne pepper and lemon juice reduces cellulite?

Popular lemonade : This is part of the master cleansing diet regimen. While it may help you to lose weight, I am not aware of any study to suggest it will target cellulite. ...Read more

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Hot water burn on nose will it scar?

Hot water burn on nose will it scar?

Usually not: Most burns to the nose heal very well. The exception is burns that are full or nearly full thickness. These require plastic surgery for the best results. ...Read more

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Home remedies for sun burn?

Home remedies for sun burn?

Ibuprofen and aloe: To reduce the immediate inflammation from a sunburn, Ibuprofen (ie advil, (ibuprofen) motrin) every 6 hours and frequent application of moisturizers such as sarna, aloe or Hydrocortisone containing lotion will help. Drink plenty of fluids to remain hydrate. ...Read more

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Tried ginger apple cider vinegar aloe vera juice amd tart cheeey.acid is 10.3. no response to norco7.5 severe pain toe is black red purple. Nsaid alg?

Tried ginger apple cider vinegar aloe vera juice amd tart cheeey.acid is 10.3. no response to norco7.5 severe pain toe is black red purple. Nsaid alg?

Acute gout attack: You are describing acute gout of your toe. You mean your blood uric acid level is 10.3. This is very high and is gout zone for sure. The toe is usual site of acute gout. You have to rest your feet, elevate them, stay off as much as possible; norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) will not stop gout. You need an NSAID for 5-10 days or injection of cortisone. ...Read more

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What's good for a sore throat? I have apple cider vinegar, organic honey, salt, chamomile tea, eggs & rum.

What's good for a sore throat? I have apple cider vinegar, organic honey, salt, chamomile tea, eggs & rum.

Honey and Tea: If you have honey at home, you might want to try mixing honey and fresh lemon juice in some warm water and sip. Alcohol should be avoided since it is dehydrating. While there is certainly nothing wrong with chamomile tea, peppermint or licorice tea may be more comforting. Apple cider vinegar may well be irritate the throat unless diluted significantly. ...Read more

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Chemical burn from overusing acne face wash? Any home remedies?

Chemical burn from overusing acne face wash? Any home remedies?

FACE WASH BURN: You have a fire on your face! how do you put out a fire? Water! warm (not hot or cold) compresses with plain warm water every 3 or 4 hours with a soft cloth. Apply for 3 or 4 minutes. At night, use buttpaste on the "burn." send me a thank you note. ...Read more

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Everytime I eat hot peppers; jalapenos, small peppers in chinese food, etc., I start hiccuping. Is this allergy?

Everytime I eat hot peppers; jalapenos, small peppers in chinese food, etc., I start hiccuping.  Is this allergy?

Intolerance : Reactions to foods like sneezing after eating Chinese hot mustard or indigestion after peppers are more properly called intolerance than allergy. Food "allergies" are more severe, sometimes life threatening reactions involving hives, swelling, wheezing and shock. Whatever term used, your issue with peppers is best treated by avoiding them or eating them in private where people won't notice hiccups ...Read more

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Could a sea salt eye flush heal chemical burns?

Could a sea salt eye flush heal chemical burns?

Would not : Remember the old adage of rubbing salt in a wound? Use only saline if you use a salt containing product but clear clean water is the best. Mild cleansing with mild soap and water will help keep the bacterial load down. See your doctor for complete care. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I have been having severe burns for over a month now and my face always feels like hot pepper was poured on it. It is sometimes very severe.....

I have been having severe burns for over a month now and my face always feels like hot pepper was poured on it. It is sometimes very severe.....

See derm: This can be from an irritant reaction from something you use on your hair or face. Have you introduced any new product in these categories prior to the onset of the burning? Another possibility is rosacea which however does not cause severe burns. Are you taking any drug for acne? Drugs such as tetracycline and doxycylcine can cause sun sensitivity in some people. ...Read more

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How to relieve the hot burn from peppermint oil? My husband has swelling in the back of his neck i used peppermint oil mixed with lavender oil.

How to relieve the hot burn from peppermint oil?  My husband has swelling in the back of his neck i used peppermint oil mixed with lavender oil.

Cold pack may help: I would use a bit of soap and cool water to wipe off the oil, then use a cold pack (ice in plastic bag and wrapped in thin towel will do also) will help. The peppermint will "burn itself out" in about 1-2 hours (must wipe off the oil). Hope this will help. If not better, call doc for eval. Good luck. ...Read more

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Best way to treat pepper burn?

Best way to treat pepper burn?

Cool butter: The active ingredient of a hot pepper burn is a colorless irritant phenolic amide c18h27no3 found in various capsicums that gives hot peppers their hotness and that is used in topical creams for its pain relief properties. This burning can be neutralized by butter fat applied to the skin or drinking whole or buttermilk. ...Read more

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How can I get a pepper burn out of my nose?

Nasal saline: A pepper burn to the nose is of doubtful clinical significance. Most patients will get symptomatic improvement with nasal saline spray. ...Read more

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This morning i felt burning pain after my first pee. like chili pepper burn. i am feeling light burning sensation on tip of penis whole day. First tim?

This morning i felt burning pain after my first pee. like chili pepper burn. i am feeling light burning sensation on tip of penis whole day. First tim?

Be checked...: For a young of 25, of course, STD-related urethritis would first come to mind, but without more info on specific feature and sequence of events of all related symptoms + testing, it is still hard to draw right diagnosis for right care. To the things of care done correctly, follow instructions described in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html; then you can work closer & better with doc... ...Read more

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Can TMJD cause a mild burning sensation on face? like your sprayed chili pepper on it. Also tightness near jaw/ear connection!

Can TMJD cause a mild burning sensation on face? like your sprayed chili pepper on it.   Also tightness near jaw/ear connection!

Yes: Yes, that symptom would be consistent with TMD. However it increases out of proportion to the other TMD symptoms, it may be something else. Best bet is to have your TMD managed by a TMJ specialist. ...Read more

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Hi I've been experiencing a pepper burning sensation at the tip of my left hand fingers occasionally for 5mnths.Why is this?never had chicken pox

Hi I've been experiencing a pepper burning sensation at the tip of my left hand fingers occasionally for 5mnths.Why is this?never had chicken pox

Nerve compression?: sounds line either compressed nerve or vascular compromise on left hand. See your PMD for further work up to see what is the etiology as the management is different for both conditions. ...Read more

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How often can I need to repeat cayenne pepper remedy for my sore throat?

How often can I need to repeat cayenne pepper remedy for my sore throat?

There is no scintifi: There is no scientific proof that cayenne pepper.Primary active compound in cayenne pepper is capsaicin and it is believed to have pain relieving qualities.It may help decrease the pain of sore throat through its ability to hinder transmission of pain signals.But it dees not kill bacteria or viruses. You can use it every 4to6 hours for pain relief if it is helpful. ...Read more

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I have had a burning sensation around my lips and a feeling like i've been eating peppermint or vicks, for the past 5 days. Slight runny nose. Help!

I have had a burning sensation around my lips and a feeling like i've been eating peppermint or vicks, for the past 5 days.  Slight runny nose.  Help!

Lip burning: Many possibilities. Perhaps an allergy to lip stick or toothpaste or lip gloss or face cream etc. Also some foods can cause trouble. Watch out for mouth wash. ...Read more

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Gnawing/burning feeling below breast bone after eat a light meal. No fever, lack of appetite, decrease urination. I'm always eating peppermint altoids?

Gnawing/burning feeling below breast bone after eat a light meal. No fever, lack of appetite, decrease urination. I'm always eating peppermint altoids?

Gastritis : Sounds like you have gastritis - an inflammation of the lining of the stomach caused my stomach acid. The decreased urination is probably due to you eating and drinking less because of the pain. See your primary care doctor or a gastroenterologist for additional work up. Ps - the peppermint altoids aren't helping you. ...Read more

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Is peppermint tea an effective treatment for irritable bowel syndrome?

Is peppermint tea an effective treatment for irritable bowel syndrome?

Can help cramps, but: Peppermint tea can decrease muscle contractions in the gut. May help with spasm in bowel. Can decrease muscle contractions in lower esophageal aphincter which could increase reflux (back flow), and heartburn symptoms. Enteric coated peppermint oil may be helpful as an adjunct rx. If that is all it takes to control symptoms in ibs, cool. See your doc, be sure it's ibs, you're treating. ...Read more

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I've have ibs, nobody has been able to give me treatment that works. Things I've tried fodmap,bentyl,Elavil,peppermint,align, even morphine,reaglan.

I've have ibs, nobody has been able to give me treatment that works. Things I've tried fodmap,bentyl,Elavil,peppermint,align, even morphine,reaglan.

It's not that simple: IBS describes a constellation of signs and symptoms that we are only beginning to understand. Though we know it involves the disruption of the microbiome, we have yet to know how to effectively restore it, and how to address its neuro-psychiatric effects. Unfortunately, it is this ambiguity that has led many to have unrealistic expectations of a cure at this time. Don't get discouraged! ...Read more

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I cut hot peppers while cooking and now my hands are burning. How can I safely get this off before i rub my eyes by accident?

I cut hot peppers while cooking and now my hands are burning. How can I safely get this off before i rub my eyes by accident?

WASH YOUR HANDS: All you have to do is wash your hands thoroughly with soap and warm water and that will be all you need to do.It will not cause any problem if you rub your eyes by accident. ...Read more

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I have developed a sensitivity to hot peppers, ginger & cinnamon . First noticed dermatitis around the mouth and bad burning sensation on the tounge.

I have developed  a sensitivity to hot peppers, ginger & cinnamon . First noticed dermatitis around the mouth and bad burning sensation on the tounge.

Peppers can: burn you. Our body is like a rain barrel. It can tolerate a lot but when it gets to a certain critical point it overflows. Less hot food will help. You can get a lab test from your doc for food allergies. Great Plains Lab in Kansas has an excellent food sensitivity test. See doc to rule out any dangerous reactions. Peace and good health. ...Read more