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How Do I Get Rid Of Dry Skin On Face After Going On Beach Holiday
Exfoli8 & moisturize: Exfoliate and moisturize but use protection sunscreen and barriers to cold and wind. ...Read more
See doctor: Since the patches are on your face, it is best to see doctor/dermatologist to get proper cream./med. ...Read more
Exfoliate + Moisture: The simplest way to improve flaking skin is by using an exfoliant, either physical (microbeads) or chemical (lactic or glycolic acid). You can do a chemical peel, microderm abrasion or laser resurfacing to start and then maintain with 2-3 times a week exfoliation at home and then one of the more aggressive ways every 3-6 months depending on your skin. Also use a good emollient moisturizer. ...Read more
Moisturizer: Use only unscented soap to wash and apply a good moisturizer immediately after bathing to trap more water in your skin layer. ...Read more
Cradle cap: Seborrhea of the scalp (cradle cap) is very common in infants. Treatment is low-tech and pretty easy actually. Drizzle a small amount of baby oil (or olive oil) onto the baby's scalp then massage it in with the baby's soft hairbrush. Let that sit for about 20 minutes or so, then gently wash the baby's hair. Usually doing this a few times will clear the problem up completely. ...Read more
Moisturizer: Excess water exposure removes the fatty parts of the skin. So each time you wash your face or hands, put a simple moisturizer; avoid fragrances and add-ons, many people get reactions to them. ...Read more
Dry skin: Avoid lengthy showers w hot water (warm is better). Oil-based moisturizers hydrate skin. Moisturize skin often. Hydrate well – especially w water. Eat a nutritious diet. Use gentle soaps or cleansers that are unscented & hypoallergenic. Avoid deodorant soaps or other harsh soaps. Remember that you don’t have to wash entire body w soap every day. Use soap on areas that are dirty or where body ...Read more
I have burns on my face from using clorox bleach it makes my skin looks old in dry please tell mee what can I do to get rid of the burns and dry skin?
What did you do?: Why did you put bleach in your face. I think you could try a skin peel. You will need to see your doctor and go from there ...Read more
What's the best face wash to use? What's best to use for very very dry skin on my face? What's best to put on pimples to get rid of quickest?
I have used a 50% glycolic acid peel on my dry skin on my face & it's turned cracked & sore. What could I use to heal & get rid of it?
Glycolic peel: In the future, it would be better for you to have a professional do your peel application. At this point, an ointment may help. Otherwise have your skin evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more
I just bought Benzac (benzoyl peroxide) AC 5% BP and I saw Acrylates Copolymer which release glycerin to moisturize dry skin so does BP moisturize face and get rid acne?
No one best cream: If there was only one, there would be only one choice in the dry skin aisle. Every skin is different, so what works for one may not work for others. Best to take short showers, soak in tub for 30 mins and then apply cream. There are some good rx creams for dry skin but are very expensive ...Read more
Moisturizer and time: After an allergic reaction that affects the skin, it can take time for the skin to heal. There are many different types of skin reactions including blisters, hives, sandpaper-like, oozing, sunburn type, etc. As long as the trigger of the skin reaction has been removed, antihistamines may help with itching, but moisturizers especially ointments applied within 3 minutes of a bath can help dry skin. ...Read more
Dry skin: Combining olive oil and sugar will create a great scrub that not only exfoliates your skin, but moisturizes it as well. Put 1/4 cup of olive oil in a small bowl. Add 1 tsp of sugar in the bowl. Apply the mixture to your face and let it absorb into your skin for 20 minutes. After you rinse your face with lukewarm water, your skin will feel as soft as butter. ...Read more