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Dear doc, everytime i try to use nivea soft i have a breakout, i have oily combination skin,could it be causing the cause?
Second degree burn : I would not use Nivea on this burn. It has perfumes and additives which will not help the situation. I would stick to a straight aloe product, or a prescription burn creme like silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) daily until it heals over. Once it heals be sure to use sunscreen with zinc oxide or titanium dioxide meticulously to minimize the scarring! Hope you are feeling better! ...Read more
Dry lips: You can use nivea but vaseline is much cheaper. ...Read more
Yes: A girl would much rather kiss a boy with soft lips than one with really dry lips. And it you don't kiss- healthy lips look more attractive than dried, peeling, chapped ones. Don't let being a boy stop you from taking care of your skin and your healthy. If you find products with sunscreen in them -all the better. Take care. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Which is better, a "spray" anti-perspirant deodorant or a "roll" anti-perspirant? And why? What's the best brand? I use dove & nivea currently. Ok?
Personal preference: There is no single best one for everyone, no matter what the manufacturers & advertisers want you to believe. Use what you like. Experiment if you want. ...Read more
Neck and chest and left side of head itch no swollen or rash help please??? sleep on furry pillows and use baby lotion and wash with dove and nivea
Skin irritation: Focalized itching without rash is rarely due to underlying organ disease. I suspect skin irritation (sun coming through car window, the furry pillow, etc). Try changing both the pillow and the lotion. Rec fragrance-free non-alcohol containing lotion such as Vanicream, Eucerin or CeraVe. Use 2-3 times daily and always after bathing. ...Read more