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What makeup can cause dryness?

What makeup can cause dryness?

Exfoliants: Makeup that contain exfoliants such as aha (alpha hydroxy acids) or retinols can cause dryness. These should be avoided if you have eczema as they may exacerbate it. ...Read more

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What to do if I do not feel confident without makeup?

What to do if I do not feel confident without makeup?

Self Image: This sounds like an everyday insecurity. But if it is part of a larger problem of self confidence that is getting in the way of pursuing your goals and/or your social relationships then it would be good for you to consult with a Clinical Psychologist for help. Medication might also be useful in addition to psychotherapy. ...Read more

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Can you tell me is it okay to wear makeup over my wounds?

Can you tell me is it okay to wear makeup over my wounds?

No: If the wounds are open then do not apply make-up over or near the wounds. This can aggravate the wounds and potentially impair the healing process. ...Read more

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Does wearing makeup on a daily basis for many years age one faster?

Does wearing makeup on a daily basis for many years age one faster?

Unclear & largely: unknown. There are too many variables. While damage is more likely, they may be also some protective effects. Yet who is going to do and pay for the fantastic complexity involved in doing prospective, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trials on a large enough group of individuals over many, many years to find out? ...Read more

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Hi, my lashes are falling out I dont wear makeup or anything and they have literally been gone from one part plz tell me what to do asap?

Hi, my lashes are falling out I dont wear makeup or anything and they have literally been gone from one part plz tell me what to do asap?

Various causes: Some of the possible reasons for loss of eyelashes are: Endocrine disorders such as over or under active thyroid gland; Alopecia Areata, which is a common disorder of the immune system; Various skin diseases; Blepharitis; Medication side effects; Infectious disease; psychiatric disorders causing frequent pulling on or pulling out lashes. See your physician or a dermatologist for evaluation and Rx. ...Read more