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Remedies For Long Thin Fingers
My skin is thick and dark near lateral mallecous..any home remedies for treatment? If not other way?
How to get rid of fungal nail infection? Is there any good treatment for this infection? I took antibiotic Lamisil for several months and use creams and lacquers. Nothing help. I have it on toe nails and on my finger nails appear dark thin marks. It does
Be sure it's fungus: You should have your nails cultured by a podiatrist to confirm it is actually fungus. Other conditions can cause darkening and thickening of nails and some, like melanoma, are very serious. Also, how long was Lamisil (terbinafine) treatment? For toenails, you need to take it daily for 3 months and then wait an additional 6+ months for clear nail to replace the infected nail. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
If I use keratin for a long period of time, will my hair be permanently straight and not dry or frizzy ?
What are some stretch mark treatments? I have used a oil for stretch marks for a while now and i haven't noticed too much change. I've also done vapor rub and lotion treatments. I'm too young for lazer or surgery. Is there another way to make them disappe
I : I wish i could tell you there are effective treatments for stretch marks, but honestly the ones on the market are not very effective. I have heard good things about mederma, it's worth a try in all reality time is the best thing for stretch marks. Over time they fade and become less noticeable. You can prevent further stretch marks by not losing or gaining weight too fast. If any doctors here on avvo know of any effective treatments please feel free to comment on this post! good luck. ...Read more
I have atopic dermatitis for a long time. Isn't there a long term solution for this? I am mostly using oinments including corticosteroids.
Is it safe to put gold bond lotion on your penis everyday for chronic dry skin? Will there be any long term problems I should know about?
Having Issues with skin on thumbs, index fingers and skin between them It is dry, itchy, tough skin won't go away for months now Lotion does not help.
I have short legs and long torso. Is there any excercises I can do or natural remedies to make my legs longer?
No. No.: In childhood, being happy, sleeping well, eating a healthy diet, and getting plenty of outdoor exercise... will get a person to his or her maximum height destiny. After that, nothing natural will increase her leg length. She can make herself look and feel taller, by proper selection of shoes and clothes, plus having good posture and self-confidence... and maybe living among a shorter population. ...Read more
Is there any supplement, cream or natural remedy to help with tired/sore legs after a long days working standing on your feet?
Sore legs: Sometimes you will find that support stockings are helpful. You can by the knee high surgical support stockings in the drug store. Make sure to measure leg length from back of knee to heel and the widest part of your calf to get the correct size. They feel tight but at the end of the day less ache. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My finger nails are long and thin. I want to make them less fragile or keep from braking... Any suggestions ?
Try: Try biotin 2500mcg daily and apply eucerin smooth essentials lotion frequently to nails. ...Read more
Shoulder & neck pain for long time (years). Looks only muscle pain, tried physical therapies &massage,helps sort period. Looking for long term solutio?
NSAID: I suspect that you may be having muscle and shoulder pain as a consequence of referred pain arising actually from some arthritis changes in the neck. There are no cures. OTC NSAIDs such as Naproxen and Ibuprofen may give you upwards of 30 to 60% relief of your symptoms. If you have no problems that would prevent you from using them them consider a NSAID trial for 2 to 4 weeks. ...Read more
I used 5% perm cream (scabies) as prescribed. After treatment, there is no more itching but there are a few water blisters on my fingers! any medication?
I have folliculitis and the front of hair is thinning. I'm 22 and completely healthy otherwise. What can I do to help the hair grow quicker? no scars.
Are there any treatments or cures for dermatillomania? For me, i pick the skin around my finger nails, sometimes until it bleeds.
Hi! im using 5% minoxidil spray for my hair. Does it effect genitalia or sex life on the long or short term of use? In any way? Thank you
No to both: No in longterm or shorterm use.Get a more detailed answer ›