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Picking At Your Face For Hours
When you've had extractions done to your face without facial, is it okay to wash face with cetaphil at the end of the day?
Yes: Cetaphil is a facial cleanser. Apply a small amount and monitor for any reaction before applyiing to your entire face. ...Read more
Yes: If you have carpal tunnel syndrome, you can aggravate your nerve injury by playing for prolonged periods on your phone. Consider doing a web search on "median nerve liberation exercise" or "hand exercise for carpal tunnel", and of course rest your hand until symptoms subside. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My face get very oily usually within 3hours after a face wash.I face blackhead and acne regularly.What should takecare of to improve it?Thanks.
Stop using the face : Stop using the face wash as it is making your ondition worse use benzul peroxide washes and if does not get better see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Is it bad two wash your face twice a day in the morning and at night some people say its damaging to the skin?
Face washing: Washing your face many times a day could be good or bad for it. This depends upon the oiliness of your skin. If you're oily and have soil on your face, wash it. If you're not don't. It would be wise to consult your dermatologist about the right cleansers that she or he would like you to use. ...Read more
Is it OK to spot treat with the fluorouracil 5% forAK's and not my whole face at once. I work full-time. Please advise. Just can't see doing my whole face at once
Yes and no: Spot treatment will get the obvious ones, but the more comprehensive will get the ones that are too small to see. If you have visible ones, you DO have smaller ones too! ...Read more
Hello. Can eating fruits before going to bed be more beneficial for your skin since your going to get good sleep at the same time?
Can staring at a computer screen for hours a day really damage your eyesight? Any answers appreciated!
No: However, prolonged computer work can dry the eyes and cause irritation as the blink rate does down. Use artificial tears. The focusing of the eyes can be affected so take a break every hour or two looking in the distance. Make sure your glasses presciption is up to date to avoid tired aching eyes. Keep the brightness down to avoid light sensitivity. Sometimes a little larger font will help. ...Read more
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What do you suggest if I use a computer all day at work, can staring at a screen for long periods of time cause a strain on your eye and produce a twitch in your eye lid?
Too much LED: Watching too much led light is not going to make you go blind. However, it can cause your eye muscles to get tired, just as if you exercised for hours and your leg muscles got tired. That is eye fatigue.That in turn can cause eye twitching, just as muscles in leg can twitch if irritated/overused. Take 5-10 minute breaks every hour when using these types of technology to prevent this. ...Read more
That'sASwellQuestion: A lot more than that can happen if you are in bed for two straight weeks. It's important that a nurse tries to get you to move as soon as possible when in the hospital. And if you can't, then to move you(by rolling and changing your positions frequently)and to make sure your body circulation gets optimized, otherwise stagnation sets in and you get swelling, pressure sores and the like. Get moving! ...Read more
Does putting a towel over your face while in a tanning bed reduce UV ray exposure and sun damage to your face?
UV DAMAGE: YES IT DOES.Get a more detailed answer ›
Wound below eye, how to avoid scarring? Using antibiotic ointment before sleep and washing face in morning. Worried about ointment getting in eye.
What can help me to stay concentrated all day? I'm studying for my bar exam and i need to stay focused for at least 12 hours a day.
Few things.: Pl.Don't continuosly sit and try to concentrate. Our brain has neurochemicals set in a balanced level and too much concentration with out enough relaxation is no good. 2.Walking /relaxing like mixing with family members every few hrs is good.3. Good food , especially protein rich powders/shakes ( don't take too much-can cause diarrhoea).4.Enough drink.Of water 5.Proper sleep.6.Yoga-if you do conti. ...Read more
How much sleep should my 1-year-old be getting? Please answer specifically when it comes to number of hours at night and at her nap time. Thank you!
Applying honey to myface morning&night daily . washing face 15-20mins after application.what's the benefit of doing so and is it a good procedure?
Is washing your face after being exposed to gadgets (especially at night time) contribute to poor eyesight??
No: Normal daily face-washing does not affect one's eyesight. Changes in eyesight will continue to happen, if they are destined to happen... regardless of whether or not a person washes her face a couple of times a day. ...Read more
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