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What is better and . Best for clear complexion bar soaps like cetaphil, neutrogena, purpose, panoxyl soap bar etc. Or liquid cleanser, or creamy cleanser?

What is better and . Best for clear complexion bar soaps like cetaphil, neutrogena, purpose, panoxyl soap bar etc. Or liquid cleanser, or creamy cleanser?

Depends on skin: One skin cleanser may work better for you than another depending on your skin, whether it is dry or oily, light or dark complexion, etc. I usually recommend a neutral or hypoallergenic formula, avoiding perfumes and other additives. Sometimes i suggest a pure soap such as dove, but it may be too drying for already dry skin. You should try different brands and formulas to see what works for you. ...Read more

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Can a bar soap for facewash b causing my whiteheads. I heard it creates bacteria over time use, I use neutrogena original formula transparent bar soap?

Can a bar soap for facewash b causing my whiteheads. I heard it creates bacteria over time use, I use neutrogena original formula transparent bar soap?

Probably not: A dirty washcloth might be a more likely source of bacteria than a bar of soap. And if the soap contains benzoyl peroxide then it is pretty much not going to have bacteria of any significance. ...Read more

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Should I use Neutrogena T-Gel shampoo or soap-free tree oil cleansing conditioner?

Products: Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more

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Is it ok to use neutrogena hydroxy acid exfoliating cleanser while on Accutane ? It is non comedogenic, soap free and dermatologist tested

Yes: Yes you can, provided you don't apply it with an abrasive sponge or anything that can excoriate your skin or exacerbate the exfoliation. ...Read more

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What to do if im allergic to bar soap?

What to do if im allergic to bar soap?

Options: If it is easy to identify the soap brand associated with the allergy, avoidance is the best option. However, soaps can have a lot of chemicals that can be sensitizers for contact dermatitis allergy such as wool alcohols, fragrances, Cl+Me- isothiazolinone, quaternium 15, diazolidinyl urea, and imidazolidinyl urea (GERMALL 115), to name a few. Patch testing with the TRUE test can help identify. ...Read more

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Does the basic ivory soap bar clog pores?

Does the basic ivory soap bar clog pores?

Nope-: It helps. Keeping your face clean and not oily is the key. http://www.webmd.com/beauty/skin-glow-13/minimize-pores ...Read more

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Is dove bar soap really safe to use as facial wash?

Wash: Dove is considered one of the more milder soaps. Soaps are always more drying in general compared to non soap cleansers such as cetaphil or cereve cleansers which are a benefit to those with sensitive skin. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of using bar soap vs liquid soap?

None: All soaps work the same way, by dissolving salts and oils. Whether the soap is liquid or bar they do the same thing. ...Read more

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Can an adult can use johnson baby soap bar for whole body?

Can an adult can use johnson baby soap bar for whole body?

Yes: Absolutely, it is recommended for adults with very sensitive skin, being hypoallergenic. ...Read more

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Rub a soap(bar) to remove his surface will help to decrease the quantity of germs in the soap?

Rub a soap(bar) to remove his surface will help to decrease the quantity of germs in the soap?

It's all dirty...: Germs are everywhere. There are medicines and therapies that can help reduce stress in these situations. http://www.helpguide.org/articles/anxiety/obssessive-compulsive-disorder-ocd.htm ...Read more

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Do all brands of bar soaps have antibacterial properties?

Do all brands of bar soaps have antibacterial properties?

No: Antibacterial soaps contain antibiotics. Regular soaps can help remove the oil that germs cling to from the skin or other surface so that it can be flushed away with water. ...Read more

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Could bar soap in the shower cause a uti?

Could bar soap in the shower cause a uti?

No: Bars of soap do not cause urinary tract infections. Urinary tract infections in general are caused by bacteria that ascend up through the urethral and into the bladder where they start to multiply. ...Read more

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How long can sperm live on a wet dove bar soap ???

How long can sperm live on a wet dove bar soap ???

Really?: It doesn't. But why would you worry about it? Soap does not transmit sperm to cause pregnancy. Babies are not made by a female taking a bath. ...Read more

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Is acepxia soap bars good healthy face wash product?

Is acepxia soap bars good healthy face wash product?

AWESOME : Acepxia soap is awesome and its incredible to know its soo inexpensive. This is my personal experience, and I do not have any financial interest in this product. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is it okay to use olay bar soap on 18 month old's skin ?

Is it okay to use olay bar soap on 18 month old's skin ?

OK: Yes, in general it is ok. Please do use a moisturizer after bathing. One without perfumes. The baby should also have sun protection/sunscreen when outside. If the baby has a skin condition, such as eczema, please talk to his doctor. ...Read more

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If your friend has aids can you use the same bar of soap?

If your friend has aids can you use the same bar of soap?

Yes: Hiv is transmitted only by intimate contact, i.e., sex, needle sharing, blood transfusion, organ transplantation, breast feeding for infants. Soap should be fine, along with hugging, kissing, and other non-intimate activities. This is not an easy disease to acquire. ...Read more

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Why is my skin still sticky after a shower either with bar soap or gel?

Why is my skin still sticky after a shower either with bar soap or gel?

You are: not washing the soap(gel) off! Try showering for a longer period of time after soaping!! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more