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Natural Remedies (Definition)

Natural remedies are plant based supplements to help with different symptoms people have. They are found ...Read more


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Are there any natural remedies for acne?

Are there any natural remedies for acne?

Natural Acne Txs: Vit a topically and orally is a mainstay of acne treatment.(think retin a (tretinoin) and accutane). You can take high dose vit a, in drop form, (seroyal) up to 150, 000 iu per day. But be careful, it is easy to get toxic and it is tetratogenic! zinc gluconate, (alot safer) 30mg /day x 2 month was shown to improve acne in 24/32 pts vrs. 8/34 in placebo. Nicotinamide gel (b vit) is helpful too. ...Read more

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How can I treat my acne with natural remedies?

How can I treat my acne with natural remedies?

Acne: Mix 2 tbls of oatmeal, 1 tsp of apple cider vinegar, 1 tsp of green tea, 1 tsp of lemom juice, and half tsp of cinnamon in a small microwave safe bowl. After a hot shower or steam bath , rub paste all over face and leave on for 2 hrs. Rinse with warm water, and apply all wet ingredients as a toner. Clearer skin within a week. ...Read more

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What are the natural remedies to take care of acne?

Real Rx: This is the 21st century and you owe it to yourself to use remedies that actually work. Your physician can manage acne using compounds that are gifts from mother nature -- benzoyl peroxide, the retinoic acid derivatives, isotretinoin, and the wonderful antibiotics made by natural micro-organisms. Acne is a chronic, serious disease and requires real rx. ...Read more

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Can you please describe the natural remedies for acne?

Get a real Rx: This is the 21st century and you owe it to yourself to use remedies that actually work. Your physician can manage acne using compounds that are gifts from mother nature -- benzoyl peroxide, the retinoic acid derivatives, isotretinoin, and the wonderful antibiotics made by natural micro-organisms. Acne is a chronic, serious disease and requires real rx. ...Read more

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How to get my acne under control using natural remedies?

How to get my acne under control using natural remedies?

Do what works: Despite all the pretty pictures and talk, natural remedies will disappoint you as bitterly for acne as they will for cancer. All acne is easily manageable with today's prescription medicine -- this is the 21st century -- and you have a right to the benefits of real science. Please forgive my frankness; being young is hard enough without acne and bad information. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can you please tell me fastest natural remedies for acne?

Will disappoint you: If you're keeping evidence-based scientific treatment from a teen because or your personal preference for "natural treatment", please reconsider. It's a serious, non-lifestyle-related disease. If you're the patient yourself, try vinegar or tea tree oil. ...Read more

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Hello could you suggest me natural remedies to cure acne?

Get scientific: The vitamin a analogues and antibiotics that form the basis of scientific acne treatment are gifts from mother nature. Acne is an often-severe, often-mutilating disease that is a grave social problem. If you are responsible for a young person and you deny them the benefits of scientific treatment, this is likely to be a cause of regret / resentment for a lifetime. Do the right thing. ...Read more

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I have a lot of acne, is there any natural remedies to repair my face?

I have a lot of acne, is there any natural remedies to repair my face?

Some: Proper skin cleansings, acidification of the skin, use of hypoallergenic, non-oil stimulating products are helpful. I would suggest consultation with a skin specialist to have a combination of products, antibiotics, etc. To reduce the recurring acne breakouts which may lead to permanent scarring. Better to have professional help if you have a lot of acne. ...Read more

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What should I do for acne's mildness? Especially natural remedies or any other?

What should I do for acne's mildness? Especially natural remedies or any other?

Many things: There are many home remedies for acne. Vitamin a, c, e, d, zinc, selenium and chromium and fish oil can help. Minimize fried foods, dairy and sweets. An interesting website that discusses home remedies is http://www.Earthclinic.Com/cures/acne.Html here people discuss what has and has not worked for them. Apple cider vinegar and hydrogen peroxide are the 2 most popular ones listed. ...Read more

Whiteheads (Definition)

Whiteheads are mildly reddened, raised skin ...Read more