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How Should I Be Using My Triclosan Deodorizing Shampoo
Triclosan: Use as per the manufacturers recommendations; unless otherwise instructed by your physician. At times, a physician's personal experience with a medication or product influences their instructions for how it should be used to obtain maximal benefit or least side-effects. This is called an "off-label" use recommendation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What body soap and body lotion safe for pregnancy? I been using whitening soap likes kojic acid before I got pregnant. Do I need to stop using?
I have a rash on my hand and I do not wash dishes or use Clorox ,can this be eczema? If so ,what treatment should I use for it ? Thanks
How can I clean my scalp if I'm allergic to everything? I can't use medicated shampoos, nor baby shampoos. However, I can use a bar of soap.
Use creamy bar soap: you definitely cannot be allergic to everything, yes you may be reacting to many chemicals included in the shampoos, but unscented ones can be helpful, you can try on a small area first wait for 48 hours, if no reaction continue, otherwise you need to see a dermatologist or an allergist, good luck ...Read more
How do I properly use permethrin cream rinse 5% 60 MG to kill lice? Can I wash my hair with shampoo after I rinse it? Should I add tea tree oil to it?
Follow directions: it sounds like you are using Elimite (permethrin). Use as shampoo and leave on for the recommended time period and then rinse and repeat 7-9 days later. Do not use other shampoos. Anyone suspected of having lice should be treated at the same time. There are weaker solutions for children and babies. Wash all clothing and bed linen in hot water. All the best. ...Read more
Can I use neutrogena tsal shampoo if I don't have any dandruff? I am only using it for the purpose of oily scalp. Will I get dandruff if I use it?
What should I use for my oily skin ... I use st.Eves facial scrub ..Is it effective is washing my face with regular soap ..Good?
Scrub exfoliates : Scrubs exfoliate the skin and do little to improve oily skin. Retinoids are more effective for diminishing oil gland output. Otc preparations are usually known as retinols. Prescription strength comes as topical tretinoin (retin a) or oral accutane. I generally prefer basic facial soaps such as cetaphil, basis, dove, or aveeno, (oatmeal) followed by a non comedogenic moisturizer with zinc/titanium dioxide. ...Read more
I have pompholyx on both my palms. I was advised to avoid soaps and use shampoo instead when washing hands. Just wondering why it might be beneficial.
I started using adapalene with clindamycin prescription will it be okay to use my face wash that has salicylic acid or should i buy a new face wash wh?
Use soap: i don't think there is a contraindication, but could irritate your face. I'd use soap and water, but that would be something to ask your physician. ...Read more
May not help: Use clindamycine solution 1 %, twice a day. Is much better. ...Read more
What to do if I have oily skin and i was wondering if i used olay (or neutrogena) oil free wash, toner and a moisturizer if it would dry out my face too much?
Just avoid toner: as it can strip your skin of natural oils and only useful if your skin is extremely oily ...Read more
My dermatologist told me to use dove soap for sensitive skin, so is it ok to wash my face with it or should i just wash my body with it?
Yes you can wash : both face and bodyGet a more detailed answer ›
How long should I wait to put oil free lotion on my face after i've used a benzoyl peroxide cleanser?
Ok, once dry: Once you have patted your face dry after using your cleanser, it is okay to apply a moisturizer. ...Read more
Why ?: Toothpaste is made for cleaning teeth. Most of the face washes will clearly state "for external use only". Your teeth and gingival tissues are not considered external. ...Read more
Itching: Best to use only mild unscented body wash. Antibacterials can be harsh. Take care! ...Read more
I have been diagnosed with ringworm, do I need to wash my clothes daily? I have antifungal cream to treat the ringworm, i forgot to ask if I should wash clothes that touch the affected area everytime after i wear them.
I : I would recommend that you bathe daily and wash your clothes that are exposed and wear fresh clothing daily. I hope that helps! ...Read more
I use clearasil (benzoyl peroxide) ultra face wash/mask and it works well but i was wondering is there something that i can put on after like lotion?
Doctor, how long should I wait to put oil free lotion on my face after i've used a benzoyl peroxide cleanser?
I have acne scars and a oily face. i want to know what soap i should use for everyday washing.what brand is it?Is there anything else that i could use
Various Options...: Shower daily with lukewarm water for 10-15 minutes. Use a gentle cleansing bar or wash in the sensitive skin formulation as needed such as Vanicream, Dove white bar, Cetaphil, or Cerave. Avoid harsh and drying cleansers, such as Ivory, Irish Spring, or Lever 2000. Pat away excess water and immediately apply moisturizer like Vanicream. ...Read more
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