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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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