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My girlfriends belly button is bleeding? I put proxide and it bubbles up. What do you recomend we do?
I have acne (only mild)I got some benzoyl proxide 10% and it just drys out my skin. Need an alterntive that works fast that leaves blemish free skin?
Benzoyl Peroxide: Most acne products tend to be drying. I generally recommend applying an oil-free moisturizer with sunscreen after use, especially during the day. If this does not help, try using it every other day or decreasing to a milder strength. For markedly irritated skin you may need to stop the product and follow up with your provider. ...Read more
No problem: Nothing wrong with using hydrogen peroxide diluted with water as a mouth rinse as long ad you do not swallow it and not to leave there for more than 25 second..... Hydrogen peroxide has the ability to get rid of the anaerobic grame negative bacteria . The number one cause for gum disease and bad breath .. ...Read more
What kind of antibiotic do I use for my left toe? On the side it's cracked white then there's a open cut , all I been putting is proxide.
Neosporin: Stop using peroxide. Apply neosporin as directed. If the wound is not healing see a podiatrist. ...Read more
My right ear has been plugged for about a month now i could slightly hear out of it but not all the way, how can I unplug it! i've used proxide.
Best to see MD: It is best to see your doctor to evaluate the wax . If it is easy to remove, they can irrigate it, or soften it first then do that or if needed the ENT can suction out the wax. Don't use qtip as it would push it against the tympanic membrane. ...Read more
How can I naturally get rid of my acne scars and acne? With my own products from home like benzo proxide....?
My 3 year old has a red curcle on hus, ekbow, it is solid red and it is nit itchy I put hydorgen proxide ob ut and he screamed is this proalisis?
Insect bite reaction: Gently cleanse with soap and water. Cool ice or compresses. Over the counter anti-itch topical creams: benadryl, (diphenhydramine) caladryl, 1% Hydrocortisone can improve the itchiness. Oral antihistamines like benadryl, (diphenhydramine) zyrtec, Claritin are the fastest way to slow the process down from the blood stream to the probable insect bite or contact irritaton. ...Read more
I have many acne, pimple. I used salicylic acid base face wash 2% and bengel proxide gel AC 2.5% at night..... Pless tell this combination really kil?
Monitor response: Salicylic acid based face wash and benzoyl peroxide are both routinely used in the management of acne. It can take 4-6 weeks to assess how the skin is responding to the treatment. If after 2 months of daily use this doesn't improve the acne, follow up with PCP to consider other treatment options. ...Read more
I believe I have a light sinus infection and the insidr of my nose is very raw and inflammed. Would saline spray and/or proxide help? Any other ideas?
Saline spray: Saline spray certainly will not hurt and may be very helpful. If you think you have a sinus infection, see your doctor. ...Read more