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Hi. Can (hypoallergenic) baby lotion used as lube (for penis) or not? He contain (almond oil -olive oil -Perfume-cetyl alcohol)

Hi. Can (hypoallergenic) baby lotion used as lube (for penis) or not? He contain (almond oil -olive oil -Perfume-cetyl alcohol)

Not a good idea: Any of these oils can damage a condom and render is ineffective. Use a water based lubricant like K-Y jelly. ...Read more

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Which is healthier for baking: grapeseed oil or olive oil?

Which is healthier for baking: grapeseed oil or olive oil?

Olive: Grapeseed oil is high in polyunsaturated fat, which when exposed to heat and oxygen gets oxidized and unhealthy. Use olive oil or coconut oil for baking or cooking. Use grapeseed or flax oils cold. ...Read more

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Which is better for the skin: grapeseed oil or olive oil?

Which is better for the skin: grapeseed oil or olive oil?

Skin care: Olive Oil can be used to clean & moisturize skin. Grapeseed oil has been used for treatment of acne, psoriasis, cleansing &moisturizing skin & to remove makeup See: http://timesofindia. Indiatimes. Com/life-style/beauty/7-beauty-oils-for-troubled-skin/articleshow/29810315.cms ...Read more

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Which is better for skin care: grapeseed oil or olive oil?

Which is better for skin care: grapeseed oil or olive oil?

Skin care: Olive Oil can be used to clean & moisturize skin. Grapeseed oil has been used for treatment of acne, psoriasis, cleansing &moisturizing skin & to remove makeup See: http://timesofindia. Indiatimes. Com/life-style/beauty/7-beauty-oils-for-troubled-skin/articleshow/29810315.cms ...Read more

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Which is healthier for the face: grapeseed oil or olive oil?

Which is healthier for the face: grapeseed oil or olive oil?

Skin care.: Olive Oil can be used to clean & moisturize skin. Grapeseed oil has been used for treatment of acne, psoriasis, cleansing &moisturizing skin & to remove makeup See: http://timesofindia. Indiatimes. Com/life-style/beauty/7-beauty-oils-for-troubled-skin/articleshow/29810315.cms ...Read more

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Which is healthier to use when baking: vegetable oil or olive oil?

Which is healthier to use when baking: vegetable oil or olive oil?

Olive oil cooking: I commend you for your desire to have Good health.
Olive oil has been used in Mediterranean Diet for centuries; it is also available in organic form.
Olive oil contains 14% of saturated fat and 73% of Monosaturated fat and is considered the healthiest of all oils for cooking. ...Read more

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Are there advantages to sunflower oil over olive oil? Wouldn't be cooking with them, just pouring over pasta. Sunflower less saturated fat I noticed

Are there advantages to sunflower oil over olive oil? Wouldn't be cooking with them, just pouring over pasta. Sunflower less saturated fat I noticed

Food Questions: Medicine has no opinion on this. We do not endorse one product over another, especially when they are nearly the exact same thing chemically. ...Read more

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What to do if I have almond oil, grape seed oil, and olive oil. I have heard that they're all good for eyelashes but are they safe to use?

What to do if I have almond oil, grape seed oil, and olive oil. I have heard that they're all good for eyelashes but are they safe to use?

Safe to use: Apply these with an oil soaked cotton tip applicator. Just like applying mascara. Many cosmetics have these oils as a base. They can make the lashes a little softer and silkier, but will not thicken them or increase the length. For that effect you would need a prescription for Latisse. ...Read more

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I heard on a segment by Dr. Sanjay Gupta on CNN that some doctors think any oil, even olive oil, increase risk of cardiovascular disease. Is it true?

I heard on a segment by Dr. Sanjay Gupta on CNN that some doctors think any oil, even olive oil, increase risk of cardiovascular disease. Is it true?

It's still a fat: Any type of oil is still a fat, high in calories which can ultimately contribute to overweight/obesity and thereby heart disease. Some oils have a better profile of fats, meaning saturated, polyunsaturated, monounsaturated and trans fats, but all contribute calories. Olive oil may just be the lesser of several evils. ...Read more

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What are some good topical, OTC remedies for athletes foot? I heard tea tree oil and olive oil really get the job done..

What are some good topical, OTC remedies for athletes foot? I heard tea tree oil and olive oil really get the job done..

Lamasil: There are several otc creams and sprays for athlete's foot. They are mostly based on an antifungal medication called terbinafine. If things persist, after correct use, you may want to get it checked out by you primary care doc as it could be a different skin condition all together. As per the natural/other remedies I have also heard of vick's vaporub working, along with those you listed. ...Read more

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Why is olive oil healthy?

Why is olive oil healthy?

Olive oil: Olive oil like canola oil is a monounsatured fat and these have been shown to lower cholesterol. These are considered to be healthy fats and so can be eaten regularly. ...Read more

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What is olive oil used for?

What is olive oil used for?

Olive oil: Olive oil can be used for cooking, shaving, conditioning hair, removing paint from hands and has many other uses throughout the home. ...Read more

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Is olive oil safe to tan with?

Is olive oil safe to tan with?

No: It has no spf and can cause the skin to burn leading to skin damage and skin cancer. ...Read more

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Is olive oil the only oil you need?

Is olive oil the only oil you need?

No: Your diet should consists of a small amounts of oils. I dont' think anyone would say that only one is all you need. ...Read more

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Does olive oil get me extra weight?

Does olive oil get me extra weight?

You bet!: Hi. Yes, you bet. 9 calories/gram...just like every other oil or triglyceride source (soy, corn, safflower, canola, lard, Crisco, etc, etc) ...Read more

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Olive oil massage can groth peniss?

Olive oil massage can groth peniss?

No effect: There are many home remedies stated to cause penile enlargement. None of them work and olive oil is one of those non-effective ideas. ...Read more

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Can too much olive oil make you sick?

Possibly: Too much of anything can make you sick. ...Read more

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What are the good effects of olive oil?

What are the good effects of olive oil?

Olive oil: Olive oil has 8.1 mcg of vitamin K, 1.9 mg of vitamin E & 1.9 grams of saturated fat. Olive oil also contains 30mg of phytosterols which helps to keep cholesterol low. ...Read more

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Which is healthier: olive oil or corn oil?

Which is healthier: olive oil or corn oil?

Olive oil, Corn Oil: Both Olive oil and Corn oil have monounsaturated fats and polyunsaturated fats which lower the Cholesterol and protect against Heart disease.

Olive oil has a higher percentage of monounsaturated fats when compared to corn oil.
Olive oil also has the most nutritional value when it is freshest
It is possible that information may not be available about Corn being genetically engineered. ...Read more

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Is olive oil healthy to have all the time?

Is olive oil healthy to have all the time?

Olive oil: Olive oil has a number of purported benefits to include action as an anti-inflammatory, cholesterol lowerer, anttioxidant, and calcium absorber among many others. Not all have been demonstrated in rigorous studies, and appropriate dosing for benefits has not be established. ...Read more

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