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Sunburn: (Aloe Vera) can V redness, pain, itching & swelling from burns. It has anesthetic, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial & antifungal qualities. It speeds burn healing by stimulating new skin growth. V pain by placing cool, moist compresses on skin. NSAID's & Acetaminophen can help. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can be used for itching. Hydrate well & don't peel off deep layers. See dr for severe burns. ...Read more
Not fast. Aloe : Barbadensis (aloe vera) can v redness, pain, itching ; swelling from burns. It has anesthetic, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial ; antifungal qualities. It speeds burn healing by stimulating new skin growth. V pain by placing cool, moist compresses on skin. Nsaid's ; acetomenophen can help. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can be used for itching. Hydrate well ; don't peel off deep layers. ...Read more
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Difficult: First don't pick at it, more trauma can make it worse. See a dermatologist sometimes a steroid injection into the body of the keloid can shrink it. sometimes surgically removing the keloid and suturing the wound cosmetically will not create another keloid but there is no guarantee that another wont form ...Read more
Razor burn Rx: First apply aloe vera or Hydrocortisone cream to soothe. Next, use a glycolic or salicylic acid based lotion. Avoid alcohol containing products or excessive sun exposure. Ibuprofen and cold packs can further help to decrease the inflammation. Lastly, avoid shaving for awhile during the healing phase and in extreme cases follow up with your dermatologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why do want to do: that? To reduce the length of a period that has already started would require serious hormonal manipulation and would likely produce side effects. If you do not wish to have regular periods, contraceptive preparations are available that reduce the frequency of periods. You may wish to see your doctor for that. ...Read more
You don't.: W/o drugs: drink lots of fluids and get plenty of sleep. A cold due to a virus must run it's natural course, of ~3-5 days of symptoms. Otherwise: take antihistamines to dry up the runny nose; decongestants to clear the "stuffed up head"; nsaids or tylenol (acetaminophen) to break a fever and expectorants to help clear the mucous. All these drugs treat the symptoms, not the virus, so they may make it last longer! ...Read more
Time: It is a type of bruise, so it must go through the natural stages of healing as with any bruise. There is no quick fix. ...Read more
Simple Care: Sunburn is response of the tissues to injury from solar radiation. It is simply inflammation which means increase blood flow to the area to promote healing. Do not use ice as this can injure already injured skin. Cool water soaks can help as can taking anti-inflammation medicines like Motrin or advil (ibuprofen). Avoid any further damage as this can cause scarring . Good skin cream applied daily/gently helps. ...Read more
Scientific Rx: For someone with a serious acne problem who wants fast results, perhaps for the prom, topical benzoyl peroxide, topical clindamycin, and systemic tetracycline perhaps 500 2x/day is one possible combination; it would be adjusted after. All acne is manageable. If you're responsible for a teen's health, it's your duty to get him/her seen. Good luck. ...Read more
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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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