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Yes unless her skin: Is very dry, in which case baby lotion may be better. Many doctors recommend adult lotions for babies instead of the baby formulas. Lotions like lubriderm & cetaphil r good because there are almost no added ingredients. Soaps like dove unscented/sensitive skin r good choices, too. ...Read more
To put lubriderm on your penis.
But vaseline is better. ...Read more
Not really: You could try it. It will be soothing. You may have to wait until the rash heals on its own. ...Read more
Lubriderm advanced therapy lotion good for dry skin?? Been using Aveeno (oatmeal) right after the shower still dry... How can I prevent chicken skin spots??
Other creams help: For rough bumps (or "chicken skin" or keratosis pilaris), it's helpful to use a moisturizer with a "keratolytic" ingredient -- this breaks down the more thick rough skin that sometimes builds up in pores and leads to rough bumps. Keratolytics include salicylic acid, ammonium lactate, and urea. Cerave SA cream and Amlactin are two over the counter examples that have one of those ingredients. ...Read more
No: Most moisturizers help your skin retain the water which helps with dry itchy skin. ...Read more
Red bumps in pubic area (male). Don't seem to stop coming I've tried skin lotion like lubriderm for men and still nothing. Help please!?
Need pics: Rashes on the groin/private area need to be examined as any number of things could cause this to occur. Please post pictures or see your doctor. Good luck ...Read more
Your Preference: Cetaphil, eucerin, and lubriderm will all effectively hydrate your skin. Their sensation on the skin is personal preference. When applied, some patients have described their feel as: heavy, thick, greasy, slimy, or messy. ...Read more
Regarding my skin graph being kindly reccomended both eucerin and lubriderm their is different types of creams for these both what product is best?
Both are good: Both products perform the same function. Choice is your personal preference. ...Read more
I have psoriasis, and have a small rash on my face I recenly bought dove sensitive soap and lubriderm good or bad mixture? Or aveeno (oatmeal)?
Good brands: These are good brands made for dry sensitive skin. Use products that are hypoallergenic, fragrance-free. Some other brands include cetaphil, cerave, eucerin, vanos, neutrogena. ...Read more
The poison oak I have under my knee cap (I fell) is really dry as is the skin. Should I put my Lubriderm daily moisturizer or should I just leave it?
Skin Care: Multiple lotions have side effects and should not be used without a good dermatologist evaluation and recommendation. Over the counter medications fall into herbal treatments which are not monitored by the fda and are therefore able to offer unproven benefits and not disclosing the side effects. ...Read more
Drying agent: An astringent is something to dry up an area - would have to know what you were referring to. ...Read more
Aloe straight from: The plant is recommended. Lotions w aloe don't have a high enough aloe concentration. Aloe barbadensis (aloe vera) can v redness, pain, itching ; swelling from burns. It has anesthetic, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial ; antifungal qualities. It speeds burn healing by stimulating new skin growth. ...Read more
Baby lotion: As long as it is a first degree burn, not blistering, baby oil or aloe vera should be fine to sooth the burn. I prefer aloe vera. If there are blisters, it is a second degree burn, and you should see a physician. ...Read more
Straight from plant: Keep sunburn cool w moist cool/cold compresses. Avoid alcohol containing products. Break off pieces of aloe vera plant ; apply sap to skin. Consider non-steroidal anti-inflammatory meds to reduce pain. Don’t yank off peeling skin or burst blisters. Seek med care for severe pain, fever, lack of improvement of sxs w/i several days or if a large surface area is blistered. Drink h2o. ...Read more
Uncertain.: A clumpy (cottage cheese- like), white, non- odorous discharge associated w itching, burning, swelling or redness can be due to yeast infections. Greenish yellow w bad odor; white, gray or yellow w fish-like odor; clumpy white w/o an odor, clumpy green or yellow are all types of d/c which can occur with infections. If you have a change in color, texture, odor or amount of vaginal discharge ; >. ...Read more
Yes: Especially if you have sensitive, dry skin, daily application of a fragrance-free, oil-free moisturizing lotion will promote normal desquamation and exfoliation of the epidermis. In addition, it will reduce insensible water loss and enhance the barrier function and water content of the epidermis and dermis. ...Read more
Hypoallergenic: The lotion should say" hypoallergenic" and "mild" or "for sensitive skin." It should say "noncomedogenic, " which means it won't clog pores, too. If you cannot find one, see your doc or a dermatologist who can give you other suggestions. ...Read more
Many brands: There are many aloe based lotions that are excellent for skin care. Some examples are Jergins, or Vaseline Intensive Care. The cosmetician in department stores can advise you on skin care also, as there are more expensive creams especially for facial use. ...Read more