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Is Vinegar Allowed For Feminie Wash
Is it hygienic to wash my vagiana with Vinegar to help stop itching and discharge from my vagiana?
Don't do it: Vaginal douching is never healthy. It will not effectively treat any infection; it often makes infections worse and can lead to even more serious problems. Itching and discharge means an infection that needs medical attention and proper treatment. It could be yeast or an STD, if at risk; and various other causes. Definitely do not use vinegar or anything else in your vagina. See a doctor soon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Am having itching and thick discharge from my vagian, is it advisable to wash my vagiana with Vinegar?
No: Vinegar is not the best solution. Once the diagnosis is determined, an optimum solution can be found. ...Read more
I have a itch and burn, I been using vinegar to wash and peroxide pads. I'm scared to go to the doctors. What could it be?
I am not sure: What you are referring to? Are you asking about vaginal health? These are doctors answering your questions, so you won't offend us by being specific. Please provide us enough info so that we can provide a helpful response. ...Read more
Bacterial Vaginosis: You should really see your doctor to be properly treated. There is a risk that an untreated vaginal infection can ascend into the uterus and cause complications with your pregnancy. Additionally, douching is never recommended, as this alters the natural bacterial balance of the vagina and can actually do more harm than good. ...Read more
Can I use apple cider vinegar for face wash and a toner? Nothing else? It's tough to find face wash or toners that don't have a million ingredients.
Face Wash & Toner: Yes, most cosmetics and cleansers have harsh chemicals--especially lipstick which often contains lead. Kalire Labs has products that are purer. You can do a search. I don't know about apple cider vinegar. Consume good fats and oils, i.e., coconut oil and olive oil. Avoid vegetable oils. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I have oily scalp, my hair are falling out, my scalp pH is not fine it feels dry after wash, vinegar helps the tightness of my scalp please help thank you.
Some say to wash vagina with apple cider vinegar to restore natural pH and some say to wash it with baking soda. But one is acidic and other alkaline.
Dry skin. Use vinegar to clean. When cooking organic and fowl, wash with liquid soap and dry with paper towels. Hands get rough and raw. What is cause?
I wash my hair with head and shoulders once a week, by day three it itching. I don't have dandruff but my skin is very dry. Can I wash my hair with apple cider vinegar?
Itchy scalp: Itching of the scalp can have several causes. Dandruff is the most common cause and is believed to be caused by a yeast. Head & Shoulders contains zinc pyrithione, which is an anti-yeast medication. For some, this works well. When there is no redness or scale in the itchy areas, one can try a tar-based shampoo that contains MENTHOL. This works for most persons, but is not so easy to find. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've been having a constant salty vinegar taste on my tongue. I don't use whitening toothpaste or mouth wash, and I drink lots of water. What's wrong?
Altered taste...: Unusual taste sensations can be caused by many, many things. Even if your toothpaste is not a whitening toothpaste, this or your mouthwash could be causing your altered taste. These sensations are often caused by medication, diet, poor oral hygiene or even vitamin deficiencies. Brush your tongue with a toothbrush or tongue brush every day. Change your toothpaste and mouthwash. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Oral meds: Once established in the roots of the hair, washes and topical lotions or creams are unlikely to cure this infection. Oral medication will get the anti-fungal treatment to the blood supply of the hair root and skin, and do the job. You need to see the doc to have this confirmed and learn about the meds that will be used. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I use apple cider vinegar, honey and brown sugar when I wash my hair to get rid of dandruff but my scalp is still so itchy! Any tips for me?
Bad Idea: The real question is what not to do that slows down healing. Avoid using alcohol, peroxide, hibiclens, betadine, vinegar, bleach solutions. Inflammation (red, hot, swollen, tender) is important to healing so anti-inflammatories (motrin, advil) are bad. Cover wound with a clean dressing changed every other day and protected from trauma. Antibiotics do not help healing unless it is truly infecte. ...Read more
Vinegar or Acetic Acid can be used on wounds when it is clinically warranted. Using vinegar to just clean wounds all of the time is not appropriate.
The two main uses of vinegar are: when we suspect a pseudomonas infection (a particular type of bacteria that causes a 'neon' greenish-blue drainage on wounds; and for jellyfish stings, as the Acetic Acid works on the stinging cells of the jellyfish. ...Read more