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Is it safe to put vaseline in ur anus?

Is it safe to put vaseline in ur anus?

Safe: But not recommended. The petroleum base in vaseline can cause many local problems so I would nopt advise to use vaseline. ...Read more

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The clitoris is a female sexual organ present in mammals, ostriches and a limited ...Read more


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Is it safe to put vaseline on your circumcision wound?

Is it safe to put vaseline on your circumcision wound?

Sure: The key is to prevent trauma to those delicate and tender wound edges and vaseline is a nice thought. Apply it in a thin layer around the cut edges as needed. The good news is that area has great blood supply so healing will occur rapidly. ...Read more

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Is it safe to put Vaseline inside the nose to relieve dryness?

Is it safe to put Vaseline inside the nose to relieve dryness?

Oh, absolutely: A very small dab of petroleum jelly (Vaseline), applied to both sides of the septum (middle part of the nose) just barely inside the nostrils is the best way to relieve seasonal dryness which contributes to recurrent nose bleeds. Don't use a lot and don't go too deep! At night before bed is a good time to apply it. ...Read more

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I use vaseline, but it doesn't go away, is it safe to put polysporin (bacitracin and polymyxin) on your lips?

I use vaseline, but it doesn't go away, is it safe to put polysporin (bacitracin and polymyxin) on your lips?

Sometimes: Using topical polysporin (bacitracin and polymyxin) in small quantities on a lip lesion that is or may become infected is usually safe, but ir is important to avoid licking it an minimize ingestion. Systemic antibiotics taken by mouth is probably preferable. See your doctor if healing does not occur. ...Read more

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My eyelids are red and burning. I have relief when I put vaseline on them. Is it safe to apply vaseline on the eyelid, covering the eyelashes?

My eyelids are red and burning. I have relief when I put vaseline on them. Is it safe to apply vaseline on the eyelid, covering the eyelashes?

Yes, temporarily: Vaseline won't hurt your eyes, but there are probably better things to put on there, depending on your problem, which could be anything from blepharitis, to eczema to hzv/hsv infections, etc. Vaseline is probably just masking your problems, and not treating it. See your ophthalmologist and get the right treatment. ...Read more

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Is vaseline good to put on cuts?

Is vaseline good to put on cuts?

Not a good idea: It is not srerile ad therefore it is not a good idea
but if you can get sterile vaseline gauze that can be used, but has to be sterile. ...Read more

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Is vaseline safe or a good use for hemmorhoids?

Is vaseline safe or a good use for hemmorhoids?

Exam: Many people present with "piles" and this can actually be the issue or one of many other problems that your doctor can help
there are dietary, behavioral, hygiene modifications as well as procedures that can help with these common problems.
Both constipation and diarrhea can lead to this condition as well it is best if you consult with a general or colorectal surgeon to help with this matter. ...Read more

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Is it possible for you to put vaseline on your anus?

Is it possible for you to put vaseline on your anus?

Possible but: Not advisable. Vaseline is a petroleum product and I do not recommend the use of these products around the anus. ...Read more

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Does put vaseline all over your face make your skin softer?

Does put vaseline all over your face make your skin softer?

Yes but...: Vaseline sits onthe surface of the skin. It moisturizes the skin by preventing water from evaporating from the surface. Vaseline works well for some people but in others it can occlude the oil glands and cause acne. Other ways to soften the skin include hydrators (e.g. Hyaluronic acid that binds water inside the skin) and squalane which fortifies the natural lipids in the upper layers of the skin. ...Read more

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Is it harmful to put vaseline in your nose everyday?

Is it harmful to put vaseline in your nose everyday?

No: Vaseline is actually a good moisturizing agent. Especially in the winter, when the air is quite dry, it may keep the skin of your nose from cracking and bleeding. Should cause no problems. ...Read more

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Is vaseline ok to put on a cut?

Is vaseline ok to put on a cut?

Not a good idea: It is not a good idea as it is not sterile. But if you can get sterile vaselin gauze it is ok to use. ...Read more

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How do you put vaseline on baby's bottom?

How do you put vaseline on baby's bottom?

Fingers work well: Application of unscented vasaline is a good skin protectant for infants. There is no special preparation needed, other than a basically clean skin surface to start. ...Read more

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If I put vaseline on my cuts, will they heal quicker?

If I put vaseline on my cuts, will they heal quicker?

It's better...: To use something like neosporin than just plain vasoline. ...Read more

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I've had my suctures now for 3 days is it necessary to put vaseline on them to keep them from drying out or is that not necessary?

It depends....: Permanent sutures will stand up to vaseline or antibiotic ointment and may have some healing effect by keeping the wound moist. Dissolvable sutures may dissolve too quickly if you cover them with anything. It's best to leave them alone. If you are worried, ask your doctor. ...Read more

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If you put vaseline on your eyelashes to naturally lengthen them?

If you put vaseline on your eyelashes to naturally lengthen them?

No: If you apply vaseline in your eye lashes it does not help to lengthen your eye lashes. That is only a myth. ...Read more

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My eyelashes are a bit thin now but I want to make themthick again. Is it true that if you put vaseline on your eyelashes, they'll start to grow thicker? Any home remedies to make them thick?

Not that way: Vaseline won't do a thing. There is a product called Latisse (bimatoprost) which is available by rx only that actually will make your lashes longer and thicker and darker. ...Read more

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Why do dentists put vaseline on my fillings?

Why do dentists put vaseline on my fillings?

There are some: Dentists that use vaseline in the polishing phase of composite fillings. In the grand scheme it really does nothing to enhance or take away from the filling. Hope this helps. The only time we typicalky use vaseline as part of the procedure is if we don't want to cement something permanently, or sometimes during impression taking depending on the patients dentition / periodontal status. ...Read more

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Does it do anything to put vaseline on hemorrhoids?

Does it do anything to put vaseline on hemorrhoids?

No: Other than making everything greasy I don't think it does! ...Read more

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Can I put vaseline on on blister to help with the pain?

Can I put vaseline on on blister to help with the pain?

Yes: Vaseline, an ointment or emollient is useful to cover and moisturize the blister (lip?), it may reduce discomfort, but not markedly. Sometimes we prescribe an ointment with a local anesthetic to ease the pain. Good luck! ...Read more

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My 3 month old has dry skin on his face. What can I put besides vaseline?

My 3 month old has dry skin on his face. What can I put besides vaseline?

Moisturizers: Aquaphor ointment is a better option than vaseline for dry chapped skin. Also cream moisturizers are more lubricating than lotions. Cereve cream, acid manlte cream, and vanicream are very lubricating. Moisturise frequently for betterresults. ...Read more

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Vaseline put on an acid sulfuric based product burn. What are the consequences?

Vaseline put on an acid sulfuric based product burn. What are the consequences?

Burn treatment: Vaseline may sooth some of the discomfort, but if it is a second degree or third degree burn, it is advisable to be examined and treated by a physician. Your tetanus immunization status will also be reviewed. ...Read more

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My chapped lips will not heal I put Vaseline on them like every hour help me please?

My chapped lips will not heal I put Vaseline on them like every hour help me please?

Chapped Lips: You may think of chapped lips as something that only happens in the winter. But the truth is, unless you take special care, your lips can get dry, sore, and scaly any time of year.

http://www. Webmd. Com/beauty/why-your-lips-are-chapped#1 ...Read more

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My son has eczema on his face (13months) I am looking for ways to cure it. Is vaseline a safe way?

My son has eczema on his face (13months) I am looking for ways to cure it. Is vaseline a safe way?

Website: Try www. Healthykids. Com the American Academy of Pediatric site. They will have good overall information for you. All the best. ...Read more

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Cyt myself and put vaseline on it and a plaster. Now the cut has a burning sensation, is it infected?

Cyt myself and put vaseline on it and a plaster. Now the cut has a burning sensation, is it infected?

Dirty vaseline: The vaseline may be contaminated and you should instead cleanse the would with betadine solution, apply topical antibiotic and wrap it with sterile gauze or wide band-aid plaster. If the wound is swollen and red, oral antibiotic may be necessary. ...Read more

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Is it safe to masturbate using vaseline or nivea lotion?

Is it safe to masturbate using vaseline or nivea lotion?

Yes: Fine for masterbation, but may kill sperm if used during intercourse when trying to conceive. Use vegetable oils instead during sex to conceive. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use vaseline with ichthammol for the bumps under both my armpits?

Is it safe to use vaseline with ichthammol for the bumps under both my armpits?

Yes, qualified: It would be safe but vaseline could clog pores contributing to bumps. Ichthammol is anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory and might work better without vaseline. ...Read more

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I have tiny bumps on my lips that seem wet when I put Vaseline on them. What could this be?

Well: It could be herpes or nonspecific inflammatory condition. Consult dermatologist your primary care doctor in person for specific diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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Would it be harmful/bad to place Vaseline on my hair and/or my scalp? Is it ok to put it on your face?

Would it be harmful/bad to place Vaseline on my hair and/or my scalp? Is it ok to put it on your face?

Vaseline not harmful: Vaseline is petrolium jelly and is not harmful for the hair or face. Most consider it a moisturizer, because it traps moisture from escaping from the skin and hair follicle. However- Petroleum Jelly has some dehydrating qualities. So if you are looking for moisturizing, jojoba oil is most similar to natural hair oil (sebum). For the face, oils can clog pores and create breakouts.
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I know you have to put on vaseline for your eyelids to get less dry, but what about the redness and itching?

I know you have to put on vaseline for your eyelids to get less dry, but what about the redness and itching?

Eyes: Redness and itching in the eyes without discharge is most commonly some type of allergies that usually respond with allergy eye drops. If there is pain, blurred vision or discharge you should go see your family physician or urgent care. ...Read more

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Is vaseline advisable to put it on my daughter's finger after she did a surgery to separate her stuck fingers?

Is vaseline advisable to put it on my daughter's finger after she did a surgery to separate her stuck fingers?

No: I would suggest that you use a neosporin ointment to ensure there is no infection. Talk to your surgeon and ask their recommendations. ...Read more

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Few day ago I was in the sun an my nose was pink so I put Vaseline. Today skin from nose peeled off what do I do? Can I peel it off?

Few day ago I was in the sun an my nose was pink so I put Vaseline. Today skin from nose peeled off what do I do? Can I peel it off?

Don't get sunburnt: This is skin reacting to sun damage--avoiding sun exposure (or minimizing it with using high SPF sun screen and reapplying it as needed) prevents sun skin damage ...Read more

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What is the cause of little red cuts near the vagina area. It started near the libia, went away when I put vaseline on it, now it's closer to?

What is the cause of little red cuts near the vagina area. It started near the libia, went away when I put vaseline on it, now it's closer to?

Hard to answer: This presentation can be from a variety of issues. Vulvar infection, yeast, other skin conditions, trauma to the vulva during sexual activity, shaving etc may also cause these small lacerations. Vaseline may inhibit healing so may not be the best choice. See you doctor as this usually requires history & visualization to diagnose. ...Read more