Doctor insights on:
Is Kojic Soap Safe
Is Marie France Kojic Soap safe to use for hyperpigmentation. What are some safe medications I can take to lighten black areas?
Dunno: In general hyper pigmentation involves an increased number of melanocytes or activity of those cells and soap just cleans the top layer of skin cells. I would go see a top dermatologist and discuss management issues with him/her. ...Read more
Is kojic acid soap safe for pregnant? Ingredients: cocos nucifera, sodium hydroxide, potassium lactate, glycerin, kojic acid dipalmitate, Tetrasodium Eti
Acne: Acne is a skin condition that occurs when your hair follicles become plugged with oil and dead skin cells. These factors can trigger or aggravate an existing case of acne, hormones, medications, and a diet with a lot of dairy and carbohydrate-rich foods. You can also prevent new acne breakouts with self-care measures by washing your skin with a gentle cleanser and avoiding touching or picking acne. ...Read more
It may: Kojic acid is an agent that helps to decrease darkly pigmented areas. Retin a (tretinoin) along with the kojic acid can augment the effectiveness in reducing areas of hyper pigmentation. Remember to practice safe sun exposure by always wearing a good sunscreen to prevent further pigmentation. ...Read more
Is it safe to use kojic acid soap? I've heard that it can cause cell mutation on some mammals. I would plan to use it once a day each night.
Are glutathione and kojic acid (topical; in the form of soap) both safe for breastfeeding moms? Thank you.
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?
Dove, Caress, Ivory: Here are three soaps that work well with your sensitive pregnant vulva and will still provide adequate cleansing. ...Read more
No matter: Should not matter either way.Get a more detailed answer ›
I was using kojic acid soap but haven't for a week and don't plan on using anymore, I had a reaction. How long until I can go in the sun again? I'm 21
My 7 years old son has a sort of fungus on his two knees, so can I bath him with kojic acid soap..
IN MY OPINION:
NO! .....it is HARSH, IRRITATING...and you already are having a possibly "irritating" procedure being performed!
My opinion only!
Dr Z ...Read more
Kojic acid soap for lightening a keloid/hypertrophic scar on face. Using ScarGuard now. How long until lightening results appear if used daily?
It Depends.: The results of ScarGard can be seen within 2-3weeks depending on the age and severity of the scar. ...Read more
What is the best soap for me. I've oily skin, pimples, redspot & darkspot on my face. What soap? Is it cetaphil, acne soap, kojic or oatmeal soap?
You can always try..: Cetaphil oil control soap, if that doesn't work try a brand called "boots" this can be found at target. If that doesn't work contact me again and I will recommend stronger washes :]. ...Read more
Not useful: Feminine hygiene soaps and sprays are really not necessary. They contain artificial fragrances and alcohols which can irritate delicate genital tissue, leading to inflammation and possibly infection. Daily use of a hypoallergenic soap, such as Cetaphil Gentle Cleanser, should be sufficient. ...Read more
Yes: The bite of the spider has a venom that causes tissue damage. ...Read more
After I worked with lead in stained glass is it safe to use the same bar of soap after use it to shower with minimal exposure to lead? Lead transfer?
Separate: Keep cleansers used to clean yourself after exposure to lead products separate from soap and cleaners used to cleanse your body. ...Read more
I believe I have a chalazion. I want to pop it in the shower after I've been in there for a while so the steam can make the puss inside easier to come out. Then i'll clean it after with soap. Do you think that's safe?
Don't pop it!: Popping can force germs into the eyelid farther. Do use hot compresses for 30 min at a time, with an hour off between) and this may cause it to drain. If it is no better after 3 days, or gets a lot worse, or if you have increasing redness, swelling of the eyelid, or fever, or blurry vision, get seen right away at your doc, an UC or an ER. ...Read more
As soon as you want: Your baby doesn't do much to get themselves dirty, so most babies do not need a bath more than once or twice a week. Until the cord has fallen off and has healed, your baby's belly shouldn't be immersed in water, so that means sponge bathing. It's ok to use soap right after birth, just use a mild soap intended for infants. ...Read more
Wash: Dove is considered one of the more milder soaps. Soaps are always more drying in general compared to non soap cleansers such as cetaphil or cereve cleansers which are a benefit to those with sensitive skin. ...Read more
Unclear question: Using a bar soap is certainly not sanitary. If there is a dispenser, that is better. Purell doesn't remove particles and debris. Handwashing and rinsing does. ...Read more
Yes: Arbutin soap is used to lighten skin tone. I have not heard of any side effects. It takes daily use for 3 months at least to see a difference. If no change in 3 months, please stop using it. ...Read more
Never douche: Douching ("feminine wash") is not necessary for health or hygiene, and it increases the risk of vaginal infections. Don't do it, either with a feminine product, soap, or anything else. If you have symptoms that make you worried about a vaginal infection (discharge, odor, itching), douching won't cure it and could make it worse. See a doctor for professional diagnosis and treatment advice. ...Read more
I just inadvertently cooked a pot of barley with palmolive soap still in the pan and bubbles were everywhere. Is this still safe to eat if rinsed?
Soapy barley: By now, I hope you threw the soapy barley out in the garbage. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor online
- Kojic acid soaps in apollo pharmacy
- Is kojic acid safe?
- Can my son 13 years old use kojic acid soap?
- Is sulfur soap safe?
- Kojic acid for dark circles
- Kojic acid during pregnancy
- Curatio kojic skin lightening cream
- Does kojic acid cause acne?
- Kojic acid soap side effects