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Nivea Good Bye Cellulite
Cellulite is a surface irregularity in the skin caused by attachments between the back of the skin and the deeper muscle fascia. These attachments pull the skin. Like buttons on a throw pillow. Sometimes cellulite is solitary, and sometimes a larger area is involved. Cellulite can occur with or without weight gain. All current surface treatments are temporary. Surgery may ...Read more
Is handmade cosmetic (often has olive oil, coconut oil, shea butter, vitamin e, ...) safe and good for our skin? I'm going to use a handmade soap.
Yes: Smooths it and moisturizes.Get a more detailed answer ›
Good exercise: Fitness decisions should go far beyond concerns about skin. It's my sport, and i hope that if you enjoy it, it will become yours as well. Nobody cares if your skin is oily. You can manage acne with benzoyl peroxide or prescription stuff. The benefits of exercise can't be bought and are among the best things life can give. Best wishes. ...Read more
I wanna try dis soap bar its called palmers cocoa marks and blemish free bar soap is dis a good choice for oily/dry combination skin?Never used brand?
Bee ; Flower: Soap can be purchased in chinatown or on line. It is easy on the skin and pleasant smelling. One type is called sandalwood, but there are several others. I'm not familiar w/the brand you mention. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Baby oil: Mineral or baby oil is a good moisturizer. It tends to get quite slippery and may feel greasy . Other alternatives are fragrance free moisturizing creams and lotions such as cereve and cetaphil. ...Read more
Acne scars difficult: Early acne scars as with pigment changes may show improvement spontaneously or with various treatments such including chemical peels and laser treatments. When the scarring is chronic with fibrosis and contour changes treatment is much more difficult, but typically involves a combination of resurfacing procedures such as dermabrasion or ablative laser, injectable fillers and surgical excision. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Acne scars: Dermabrasion is still the gold standard in treating acne scars. Other resurfacing techniques such as co2 laser are also excellent. Percutaneous collagen induction with a surgical roller is also a good option without the down time of the above procedures. If repeated once or twice after six months it gives very good results. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ultrasonic cavitation or mesotherapy for stubborn belly fat and love handles? also what about cellulite? any safety concerns? effectiveness?
Belly fat ultrasound: The only safe and long term effective treatment for belly fat is to more to a healthier eating plan. Please get this book, read and follow. Your love handles will change into a 6 pack. ISBN 9780743410076 good luck and keep us posted. ...Read more
Alpha hydroxy acid: Over-the-counter products that contain mild percentages of alpha-hydroxyl acids (ahas) can provide a decent way to achieve healthy exfoliation. Such acids have been used for thousands of years. Cleopatra is said to have taken sour milk baths for skin improvement. Sour milk contains Lactic Acid (which is a mild aha). There are now easier ways with commercial ahas than soaking in sour milk though! ...Read more