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How can I quickly get rid of verrucas?

How can I quickly get rid of verrucas?

Warts: See a dermatologist. Much depends on the type, number, size, and location. ...Read more

Body Lice (Definition)

Similar to head lice, these tiny parasitic insects live on the clothes and can often be seen at the seams. They feed on the blood of the host, and ...Read more


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How can I get rid of lice completely?

How can I get rid of lice completely?

Clean your surrounds: The biggest issue with lice is the ones that aren't on your body when you undergo treatment. Wash bedding and clothes in hot water. Any personal items can be put in an airtight container for 48 hours to suffocate the lice. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of lice?

Ulesfia: It's the latest, and probably the best, prescription medication for killing lice and eggs. But you must follow the directions to the letter. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of scabies?

How can I get rid of scabies?

Difficult: You want to see a dermatologist and get a prescription for a medication like elimite (permethrin). You will tx your whole body once, then repeat in one week. It is also critical to address your clothing linens , etc. Your dermatologist will go into details about how to address each area. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of acne quickly?

How can I get rid of acne quickly?

Scientific Rx: If topical benzoyl peroxide 5% 2x/day hasn't cleared you in two weeks, get with your personal physician for prescription-strength treatment. Acne is a serious personal and professional liability and is unrelated to lifestyle. You deserve to be cleared. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of dandruff?

How can I get rid of dandruff?

Try Some Shampoos: Otc shampoos such as selsun blue or head and shoulders can help. Others are neutragena t gel and nizoral (ketoconazole). Try one of these to start and see what works. ...Read more

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How can I quickly get rid of a pimple?

How can I quickly get rid of a pimple?

Acne: Warm compress until comes to a head, then gently unroof it with a sterile needle after alcohol around it, but do not squeeze. Clean discharge. Use benzoyl peroxide products like oxy5 and 10 and some Clearasil products overnight, astringent like SebaNil which are alcohol-based and drying, and soap you can see-through. Visit your physician for antibiotics, if warranted. Dermatology. Proactiv popular ...Read more

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How can I get rid of insomnia quickly?

How can I get rid of insomnia quickly?

Insomnia relief: It is not always a simple problem, but be sure to avoid caffeinated foods and beverages, keep the room at a comfortable temperature, turn off all electronic devices, including lights, and do not use the room for other activities. Get adequate exercise during the day, and take time to wind down before going to bed perhaps with a warm bath or shower and that may help you to sleep easier. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of pinworms?

How can I get rid of pinworms?

Oral Medication.: Pinworm can be treated with a simple oral medication. See your doctor. ...Read more

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How can I most quickly get rid of acne?

How can I most quickly get rid of acne?

Scientific Rx: See your physician now if speed's important (prom coming up, etc.) if benzoyl peroxide fails, start a topical antibiotic such as Clindamycin and/or a retinoic acid derivative and/or a systemic antibiotic. Severe acne needs to be evaluated for isotretinoin. It's a non-lifestyle-related serious chronic disease that needs to be managed long-term. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of pimples faster?

How can I get rid of pimples faster?

A dermatologist can: Provider effective methods. 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. ...Read more

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How can get rid of pimples quickly?

Benzoyl Peroxide Gel: Otc BP gel applied directly to pimples once a day --- comes in different strenghts 2.5-10% start with lower strenght. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of pubic lice?

How can I get rid of pubic lice?

PUBIC LICE: Treatment are same as head lice with lindane, quell shampoo, Permethrin 1 percent cream. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of molluscum?

How can I get rid of molluscum?

Options : You could have them frozen, but that will leave tiny dot-like scars forever. It is better to let them run their course. They will go away eventually. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of a sunburn quickly?

Not quick. Aloe : Barbadensis (aloe vera) can reduce redness, pain, itching ; swelling from a burn. It has anesthetic, anti-inflammatory ; antibacterial / antifungal qualities. It speeds burn healing by stimulating new skin growth. You can also place cool, moist compresses over the skin. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatories ; Acetaminophen can be very helpful. Benedryl can be used for itching. Hydrate well. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of a lice infestation?

Ulesfia: It's the latest, and probably the best, prescription medication for killing lice and eggs. But you must follow the directions to the letter. ...Read more

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How quickly can you get rid of thrush?

How quickly can you get rid of thrush?

Depends: Other medical problems affect the recovery. Assuming adequately treated, days to weeks. ...Read more

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Pediculosis (Definition)

Refers to infestation with lice. Pediculosis can include head lice, body ...Read more