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List Of Astringent Foods
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May be harsh: The astringent you are using may be harsh on your skin. See your dermatologist to design a treatment regimen. ...Read more
I left astringent on my skin overnight, it left a smooth flat dark mark, what do I do, will it go away, will it scar?
Hyperpigmentation: Postinflammatory hyperpigmentation (pih) is a frequently encountered problem and represents the sequelae of various cutaneous disorders as well as therapeutic interventions. This acquired excess of pigment can be attributed to various preceding disease processes that affect the skin such as infections, allergic reactions, mechanical injuries, reactions to medications, phototoxic eruptions, trauma. ...Read more
Here are some...: This astringent preparation has been exclusively used to constrict skin pores to make skin smoother; so its use for hemorrhoids may induce similar effect which would vary among individual. Hence, you may try to see; if not better or even worsening, stop and seek pro-evaluation & counseling. Nonetheless, it's still most advisable to work and be counseled with Doc before its use for hemorrhoids. ...Read more
What will happen if facial astringent contain hyroquinone 0.03% applied 4x on face @39 weeks pegnant?
I have dark spot both right and left side of my face looks like sunburn causing of using astringent what is the best medicine?
Pigment : You have likely suffered a skin response due to irritation. Post inflammatory hyperpigmentation describes collections of melanin under the skin that are deposited during the healing process. Usually this will resolve over several months once the irritant is removed. You may want to visit a physician if this persists, as there are some systemic medical conditions that can cause pigmentation. ...Read more
Is peeling/chafing of the skin a good thing when using 2% salicylic acid astringent on face? Should it be doing this?
I had laser hair removal done in my public area a now I get non-stop in grown hairs I've tried salicylic acid astringent no help please any advice?
How many sessions: Right after a laser procedure you can get some ingrown hairs. Sometimes you need a topical antibiotic. Make sure to go see the dermatologist who did your laser. This is where you have to be careful where you get laser hair removal. A dermatologist will know how to fix it! ...Read more
I'm on second month after my chemical peel and still its itchy time to time why is that? And I'm using the antibioctic astringent and tretinoin daily
I have acne on my buttocks, they leave small marks when they heal but fade, I have tried exfoliating, using an antiseptic acne astringent, beta hydroxy
Recurrent Folliculit: See PMD. Need to have one of these lesions cultured. Then appropriate ant for a month or two will eliminate the problem. Emperically you can try doxycycline for a month or two. Either way you have to avoid indoor animals, change undergarments daily, and "Iron " your undergarments after washing..........as long as you do this you will not have recurrence. ...Read more
I'm 17, I have a lot of pimples-forehead. I use clean&clear cleanser-morning & bee pollen soap-night & clean&clear blackhead astringent. Is this okay?
Good start: The clean-and-clear benzoyl peroxide is an excellent choice for initial treatment. If you do not get the results you want after two weeks, get with your personal physician. Since you are a female, if you can take the oral contraceptive pill this may clear you, or a topical retinoic acid derivative or antibiotic may be sufficient. Acne is a chronic but manageable disease. Good luck. ...Read more
Which is better for red, irritated and itchy skin around the bum and tailbone: astringent like zinc oxide or moisturizer like urea/vitamin e cream?
Essentially none.: All foods are capable of becoming an allergen. However, the most common foods to cause allergy are peanut, tree nuts, shellfish, wheat, egg, milk, and soy. But, avoiding them will not necessarily be anymore effective than eating them regularly at preventing the development of allergy. However, you must avoid any food that you have adverse reactions to. ...Read more
Forget diet: Forget the concept of diet foods. You will be setting yourself up. As a bariatric surgeon who looks at people that are successful at losing weight and more importantly keeping it off, concentrate on changing your eating habits. Reduce the sweets but don't fully eliminate. Increase vegetables and less fast food. Don't forget to include exercise regimen, any kind including walking. ...Read more
Google it...: If you google GI you will get a wealth of resources to choose from. Good luck! ...Read more
Here is one : This site will give you lists: http://www.Exercise4weightloss. Com/zero-point-foods. Html. ...Read more
Take a look: http://www.glycemicindex.ca/glycemicindexfoods.pdfGet a more detailed answer ›
Www.loseit.com: This website allows you to check the calorie, cholesterol and saturated fat in foods that you eat. One important point is that the cholesterol continent of food has very little impact on blood bad cholesterol. In fact reducing the amount of cholesterol in diet may decrease good cholesterol by more! Saturated fat and excess calories are more important, which the loseit website helps with too. ...Read more
Has been shown to help get people interested in new foods and ideas. Asking what they like or would like to try. Having meals together at the table and not in front of tv helps as well.
Healthy food goes beyond the food, but to experience the aroma of foods, talking to people and having a good time. ...Read more
Any fruits and veg: Eliminating unhealthy foods is a great idea. Try making an open face sandwich of toasted bread, half an avocado and some oil and vinegar. Eat a sliced apple with almond butter. Use apple slices instead of crackers to eat spreads. Try a black bean burger instead of a hamburger. Bake tofu with pesto spread on top. ...Read more