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Make Facial Mask
Facials are a classic way to improve and maintain healthy skin. They have the added benefit of being relaxing. Facials typical begin with cleansing the skin, followed by exfoliation and skilled extractions of blackheads or whiteheads as needed. A mask may then be applied to hydrate, firm, strengthen or calm the skin. Facials usually end with application of a ...Read more
I used facial mask just now after 5 minutes my face burning and my skin looks swollen now. What am i gonna do?
When wearing facial mask one inhales back again what was recently exhaled(CO2).Isnt it somewhat dangerous if mask is continusly worn for a long time?
Most masks: filter out particles but not gas/air, plus they are rarely airtight around the edges. ...Read more
I check my face daily, multiple times. I just used a new facial mask and while removing, I noticed a new, slightly raised freckle on my right cheek. It's very small, and feels almost like a blemish, but slightly brownish. I didn't see it until this evenin
Hello good evening, my daughter has allergic reaction on her face when her friend put facial mask, they leave on her face overnight two nights ago. ?
Contact dermatitis: It is possible to have an allergic reaction to almost any facial product, but it is also important to read the instructions well.Not all masks should be kept on overnight, but some are okay.Your daughter should avoid putting any creams/products on her face (give the skin a break), take an oral antihistamine if there is itching. Cold compresses help with swelling/itching also. If not better see Dr ...Read more
Is DIY facial mask from lemon,coconut oil and baking soda safe for skin?Will it damage or age skin or cause wrinkles to get worse?
Why waste your money: Not dangerous but also a waste of time and money. Don't be a sucker. ...Read more
Help with scarring: Deep 2nd-degree burns or 3rd-degree burns that require skin grafting can result in significant scarring. Pressure therapy has been found produce flatter scars, that is, reduce hypertrophic scarring. Pressure garments are thus used in such cases. If the face is involved, that would be a pressure mask or head garment. ...Read more
Precaution: It is a good precaution to wear a face mask if you have any symptoms or signs of upper respiratory infections such as influenza. By preventing respiratory droplets from reaching people around you, the likelihood of transmission will decrease. A good self-hygiene (strict hand washing) is also very important. ...Read more
I guess you could: If you had all the proper ingredients and machinery to make these products. But why would you want to? By the time you invested all the money necessary to manufacture them, you could have bought a lifetime supply of products that are already being made. ...Read more
The best way...: ...To slow down skin aging is to stay out of the sun. I'm not a big fan of masks in general; most of the home-created variety that i've seen in women's magazines involve various combinations of oatmeal, honey, egg whites, and assorted fruits & vegetables. Do any of them help aging skin? I doubt it. ...Read more
Maybe. No: it is a new type of respiratory virus that we have not seen before. Most people who contract it urvive. Those that are older or significant underlying health issues could be at significant risk. Would not recommend wearing surgical mask or face masks at this time. Whether icomes to United States or not is anyone's guess but with current air travel and worldwide travel I would not be surprised ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What masks can I do at home to my face to make it better looking and shining, and for dark circles?!
See your doctor.: There's many things can cause the problem you have. There's also many skin types, so the treatment will be differed based on your skin type and condition. I recommend you see your doctor. If possible you can ask your doctor refer you to see a dermatologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What benefit does a surgical mask have over simply using a handkerchief or shirt to cover ones face ?
Some: A surgical mask has a few benefits. While it has not quite caught on here, in some places, such as japan, it is considered polite to wear a mask when you have a cold and prevents any incidental spittle, dry coughs, etc. From spreading infection. The mask is guaranteed to be clean and stay over face without using the hands. A hankerchief may need a hand to hold in in place, further spreading germs. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A chemical facial peel is the application of a chemical that destroys or denatures part of the skin. Depending on the chemical used and the method of application the destruction will penetrate a different amount in each case. The level can be very superficial, only causing a little flaking and scaling of the skin. Medical peels are usually classified superficial, medium and ...Read more