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Doctor insights on: Scented Lotion

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Are all synesthetes as sensitive to smells as i am? I can't stand unscented lotion and anything else that has a light scent.

Essential Oils: You may want to try natural organic essential oils from plants. Scents such as lavender, orange etc are quite pleasing and may not cause a reaction be careful though that the oils are pure and organic. ...Read more

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How can I treat mosquitos bites? Can I use scented lotion from bath & body works on my mosquito bite?I'm an 18 year old female.

How can I treat mosquitos bites? Can I use scented lotion from bath & body works on my mosquito bite?I'm an 18 year old female.

Bites : Ice and Hydrocortisone cream will help reduce redness and swelling associated with mild insect bites and stings. If the condition worsens see a dermatologist for treatment. ...Read more

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Is aveeno (oatmeal) baby lavender scented lotion safe for babies? Heard it could cause hormone issues ?

Is aveeno (oatmeal) baby lavender scented lotion safe for babies? Heard it could cause hormone issues ?

No hormone issues: IT does not cause any hormone problems. Occasionally the scenting can cause some local irritation, especially in very young infants. The trick at that point is to go unscented. Is a very nice moisturizer. ...Read more

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I just used regular coconut scented lotion on a rash. Can i also use aloe vera lotion on top of that to help heal it?

I just used regular coconut scented lotion on a rash. Can i also use aloe vera lotion on top of that to help heal it?

Aloe Vera: Yes, you can use both products together. Most people use aloe gel topically, as a remedy for skin conditions including burns, sunburn, frostbite, psoriasis, and cold sores. Some people also use aloe gel to help surgical wounds and bedsores heal faster. There is some science supporting these uses. Some chemicals in aloe gel seem to be able to increase circulation in the tiny skin blood vessels. ...Read more

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I had sex yesterday w/o a condom but we used non-scented lotion as lubricant.today I've urinated 3 times not normal for me.Why am I urinating so much?

I had sex yesterday w/o a condom but we used non-scented lotion as lubricant.today I've urinated 3 times not normal for me.Why am I urinating so much?

Urination: Urinating more often is not directly linked to having sex the day before. Lotion should not be used as a lubricant. There are many over the counter lubricants available that would be better choices. If you do not want to be pregnant Use over the counter Plan B if intercourse was within 72 hours to decrease the risk of unplanned pregnancy. ...Read more

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My skin is flaking on my scrotum. I was told to get athletes foot cream to rub on it. Its is not going away what should I do? I used athletes foot cream, non-scented lotion, however vaseline seems to work best. But im wondering if there is anything els

My skin is flaking on my scrotum.  I was told to get athletes foot cream to rub on it.  Its is not going away what should I do? I used athletes foot cream, non-scented lotion, however vaseline seems to work best.  But im wondering if there is anything els

How : How long did you use the athlete's foot cream? It can take a few weeks of using it twice a day for you to notice an improvement. Have you tried changing your soap? It may be extremely dry, which is why the vaseline is working. You can try a heavy cream (in a jar) like eucerin or aquaphor. If the problem persists you should see your doctor for an evaluation and treatment. I hope you are better soon. ...Read more