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I started applying organic coconut oil as nighttime cream all over face. Will it break me out (I have clear skin) or should I apply then wash it off?

I started applying organic coconut oil as nighttime cream all over face. Will  it break me out (I have clear skin) or should I apply then wash it off?

Coconut oil: Why are you doing this? what kind of skin issues do you have? are there other medications or products you apply to the skin. The general rule is that if you leave a cream on the skin too long, it may block the hair follicles and sebaceous glands and cause acne breakout. ...Read more

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How did you know if its good effective in your face the dr.Fischer oil free moisturizing cream-gel and what are those signs.?

How did you know if its good effective in your face the dr.Fischer oil free moisturizing  cream-gel and what are those signs.?

Effective Medication: If you see improvement with your skin symptoms with using the topical medication then you know the medication is effective. ...Read more

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How can I remove pimples from my oily face and also oil , dirt in a small budgets , which cream and facewash i can use?

How can I remove pimples from my oily face and also oil , dirt in a small budgets , which cream and facewash i can use?

Glycolic or sal acid: Using a wash and lotions that contain glycolic or salicylic acid helps to clean the pores. Products containing benzoyl peroxide also help. Biore or ponds pads (stick to skin after wetting and turn into a plaster) help with deep extractions. Many brands such as clean & clear, neutrogena, biore, aveeno (oatmeal). ...Read more

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My 4 month old son having eczema on his face n gp gavel us zinc + castor oil cream n after applying that it gets worse?

My 4 month old son having eczema on his face n gp gavel us zinc + castor oil cream n after applying that it gets worse?

Eczema treatment: There may be additives within the medicine your doc gave you that your son is sensitive to. Let your doctor know about the worsening of symptoms with the treatment, as many other options are certainly available. Also, make sure chemical free on clothing/bedding/burp rags - anything that could touch his face. No dryer sheets, use scent-free detergents and face washes. Finally, moisturize often. ...Read more

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Can eyes be really sensitive to face creams but only @ night? I find even rosehip oil cause watering but not during daytime only when I try to sleep!

Can eyes be really sensitive to face creams but only @ night? I find even rosehip oil  cause watering but not during daytime only when I try to sleep!

Eye sensitivity: Make sure the creams you use in general are safe to use around the eye area. Try never to rub your eyes, you can also use warm water and baby shampoo to wash your lashes or camomille tea bags with warm water to alleviate eye strain ...Read more

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I keep getting pimples& bumps on my face although its not oily skin &I am using oil free wash and non comedogenic creams ,whats reason &what to do?

I keep getting pimples&  bumps on my face although its not oily skin &I am using oil free wash and non comedogenic creams ,whats  reason &what to do?

Acne: Don't try to figure out why you have acne. You almost never find out. If your periods are okay, it is probably not "hormones." The stuff you are using for it is basically worthless. If topical benzoyl peroxide or retinoic acid don't help, your physician can add spironolactone or try the oral contraceptive pill. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Oily products can make tinea versicolor worse .. Can loprox (ciclopirox) cream applied on face make it worse ?Is it an oily cream it contains mineral oil !

Oily products can make tinea versicolor worse .. Can loprox (ciclopirox) cream applied on face make it worse ?Is it an oily cream it contains mineral oil !

Occlusion is bad: Anything that occludes evaporation on the skin is bad for tinea versicolor, a fungal infection of the skin. Best to use products without oils like a water soluble cream. Lotrimin (clotrimazole) cream [over the counter] may help. Sometimes systemic antifungal therapy, prescribed by your doc, is needed. Make sure you wash towels in hot water and if possible bleach. This infection is spread on clothing & towels. ...Read more

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used aloe vera gel mixed with tea tree oil on my entire face. And apply benzoyl peroxide cream just on my acne? Will it worsen my acne if i do that?

used aloe vera gel mixed with tea tree oil on my entire face. And apply benzoyl peroxide cream just on my acne? Will it worsen my acne if i do that?

Acne: Some people's skin is very sensitive to Aloe Vera as well as to Tea Tree Oil. Benzoyl peroxide can be quite irritating to acne. There is potential for problems with this concoction of ingredients. ...Read more

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How to apply a face cream.

How to apply a face cream.

Depends: There are multiple face creams with multiple purposes. What did you buy it for? Some are for moisturizing, others for exfoliation, anti-aging, pigment removal, etc. If you look at skin care guidelines available at Skin Care Guidelines - SkinCarePhysicians.com you should be on the right track ...Read more