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Is e oil good for your face?

Is e oil good for your face?

Vitamin E on face: Best to choose a vitamin E containing product that is specifically formulated for application to the face. This is allow for efficacy and decrease unwanted outcomes. ...Read more

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Dr. Oscar Novick
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Is vitamin E oil good for acne?

Is vitamin E oil good for acne?

No: Acne is partially caused by the over production of oils. Adding more oil to your skin will only make the situation worse. There needs to be an appropriate oil balance on the skin otherwise more acne will be produced. ...Read more

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Is vitamin E good for dry skin? I have quite a dry face..Is putting vitamin E oil on your face a good idea?

Is vitamin E good for dry skin? I have quite a dry face..Is putting vitamin E oil on your face a good idea?

Vitamin E: I do recommend vitamin for some skin conditions. But, i like the oral vitamin e as you do not cover the whole body and it gets to the areas and is not messy. Quite inexpensive to buy over the counter. ...Read more

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Is vitamin E really good for the skin?

Is vitamin E really good for the skin?

Waste of money: It is already present in most foods. Supplements are not useful ; may increase risk of prostate cancer. Application to the skin is the same as any other oily substance. ...Read more

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Is vitamin K and e good for blemishes?

Is vitamin K and e good for blemishes?

No substantial proof: An article in the Journal of the A A of Dermatology (10/06) concluded: “the evidence that topical vitamin E alone improves the appearance of blemishes, scars is poor. It is also associated with a high incidence of contact dermatitis. The use of vitamin E should, therefore, be discouraged.” As for vitamin K, in a study published in the Journal of Cosmetic Derm. 04/04 most people found no change. ...Read more

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Can vitamin E really that good for your skin?

Can vitamin E really that good for your skin?

Not necessarily: Vit e can cause bruising and bleeding so we recomend stoppingit before any procedures such as an ablative or invasive procedure. Vit d can help reduce hyperpigmentation. ...Read more

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Is vitamin E oil good for acne scars?

Is vitamin E oil good for acne scars?

No: The oiliness will make them slightly less visible while it stays on your skin. I'm really sorry that your acne didn't get treated when it should have been. Nothing you can do will affect your scars, but a dermatologist can make them less visible with dermabrasion, filler, laser or microsurgery. It's your choice; especially if you're a man, note that several hollywood leads kept their for "tough". ...Read more

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Is vitamine e good for lips?

Is vitamine e good for lips?

Vitamin E for Lips: Vitamin E is good for lips It acts as an Antioxidant to fight against the skin cell damage caused by free radicals. Free radicals are molecules in the body that may harm cellular processes, and their presence in the skin is most often a result of exposure to pollution and ultraviolet rays from the sun. Vitamin E also is believed to protect skin from damage directly caused by ultraviolet rays. ...Read more

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Is naturally-made vitamin E good for scars?

Is naturally-made vitamin E good for scars?

Vit E and scar: Vitamin e has been effective for stopping the inflammatory trigger for fibroblast collagen production. This can be helpful to reduce the bulk of thick scars, but tension and other mechanical forces also play a role in scar development. ...Read more

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Is rubbing fish oil and vitamin E on your butt safe?

Is rubbing fish oil and vitamin E on your butt safe?

fish oil: If you rub fish oil on your butt and then try and sit, you might slip off the chair and get hurt. Not sure what good effects you'd expect from putting fish oil and e on your derriere. ...Read more

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I'm currently taking a multivitamin, fish oil and 4000iu of vitamin d. Is this to much vitamin d? Can this be harmful?

I'm currently taking a multivitamin, fish oil and 4000iu of vitamin d.  Is this to much vitamin d?  Can this be harmful?

Probably safe: During winter, most people are even more deficient in vitamin d than when they have exposure to sunshine. 4000 iu of vitamin d is safe, and this amount is often indicated especially in winter months. You can ask your physician to test your 25-hydroxy vitamin d level to see where you are in replacement, and adjust your dose accordingly. ...Read more

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Is olive oil good for your liver?

Is olive oil good for your liver?

No.: Olive oil is not good for your liver, but neither is it harmful. Adding it to your diet will not help with any type of liver issue. It will add extra calories, however, so could potentially be a negative factor if you have fatty liver. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is glutathione and vitamin C good to whiting your skin.

Is glutathione and vitamin C good to whiting your skin.

Skin Whitening: Glutathione and vit c are safe antioxidants, but skin whitening effects are quite variable. Only small pilot studies are available for this kind of use. http://tinyurl.com/k3rkav9 these supplements can be very expensive, and deliver little results. Why do you want to whiten your skin? All colors have beauty -- but some cultures judge on superficial reasons, making us feel inferior when we're not. ...Read more

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Is fish oil pill good for you? Is it good for your buttocks?

Is fish oil pill good for you? Is it good for your buttocks?

Fish oil: Is good for you, don't think is does anything to your buttocks. ...Read more

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Topically, Which is more beneficial for wrinkles? Vitamin C or a retinol (vitamin A?) I heard A is better for acne prone and C for collagen production

Topically, Which is more beneficial for wrinkles? Vitamin C or a retinol (vitamin A?) I heard A is better for acne prone and C for collagen production

Retinoid for wrinkle: Hi MRoberts- after avoiding smoking and getting sun protection, retinoids are the most effective step for prevention of wrinkles. There is more evidence for tretinoin (a prescription) as opposed to retinol, but in any case, any retinoid will do more than vitamin C. ...Read more

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Is coconut oil good for your liver?

Is coconut oil good for your liver?

Unclear: Coconut oil actually is not healthy but it is a good alternative to butter and margarine for baking purposes. Its main fat, a saturated fat called lauric acid, may have some anti-infection benefits and is believed tor raise good cholesterol. However, few studies in humans have actually been done. Most studies done are from brazil and philippines, where coconut products are a major export. ...Read more

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Best multivitamin for a 60 yo man? And is it good to take vitamin c.

Best multivitamin for a 60 yo man? And is it good to take vitamin c.

Consult: consult with your doctor first, someone who knows your whole healthy history. Some multivitamins contain folic acid which is not the best form to take in those with reduced enzymes that metabolize folic acid. Excess folic acid= from supplements can predispose to colon cancer. Supplements may not be as harmless as you think. COnsult with your health care professional first. Good health to you. ...Read more

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Dr. Alfredo Sadun
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