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Doctor insights on: Secura Total Body Cleanser Medication

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Does gnc's 7 day cleanser rid the body of thc?

Does gnc's 7 day cleanser rid the body of thc?

No: Today's thc / metabolite testing is very sophisticated and would pick up on change in specific gravity of urine. ...Read more

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Can a colon cleanser detoxify my body naturally?

Can a colon cleanser detoxify my body naturally?

Be careful: There is no evidence that a 'colon cleanse' improves digestive health. In fact, some cola cleanse techniques can cause dehydration and other problems requiring hospitalization. Companies that sell these products may use misleading advertising to suggest that the colon collects toxic residue or build-up. A balanced diet, fiber, and keeping hydrated are better ways to maintain digestive health. ...Read more

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Is cetaphil facial cleanser could cause serious damage to the body if used frequently for a long time?

Is cetaphil facial cleanser could cause serious damage to the body if used frequently for a long time?

No, it's fine to use: Cetaphil facial cleanser or skin cleanser are milder than soaps. The Cetaphil cleansers don't take away too much skin oil, so the cleansers don't leave your skin too dry. These cleansers can be used every day instead of soap. They are not "facial scrubs" or "exfoliators" so won't be abrasive to skin. (Use a little each time, because all cleansers go down the drain, to our water supply or oceans (oxymetazoline).) ...Read more

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Is an OTC body cleanser a good thing to use to filter bad stuff from body and help in weight loss?

Is an OTC body cleanser a good thing to use to filter bad stuff from body and help in weight loss?

OTC BODY CLEANSER: Not at all, it can be dangerous and can dehydrate you and in some cases patients endedup in intensive care due to side effects and dehydration. Wt loss is temporary loss of water from your body and as you get hydrated it is back. ...Read more

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Should I use clean & clear continuous control acne cleanser for my body acne?

Should I use clean & clear continuous control acne cleanser for my body acne?

You need more: Acne on the trunk usually requires not only a physician's care, but systemic medication. A maintenance dose of oral tetracycline is one reasonable option if your physician determines it is right for you. ...Read more

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I really need to know if I'm allergic to sulfa drugs so I can use a prescription facial cleanser with sulphur?

I really need to know if I'm allergic to sulfa drugs so I can use a prescription facial cleanser with sulphur?

See your Doctor: If one suspects a drug allergy then see pcp or allergists to review the drug in question and the reaction that occurred. If the clinical history suggests a potential drug allergy then skin testing may be performed to conform this. Occasionally, an oral challenge may be done as well. ...Read more

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Need a name of a drug for acne and spots or inflamed skin following acne for oily and sensitive skin and a cleanser?

Need a name of a drug for acne and spots or inflamed skin following acne for oily and sensitive skin and a cleanser?

Scientific Rx: First, manage your acne. If 5% topical benzoyl peroxide 2x/day hasn't cleared you in two weeks, get with your personal physician for something to add -- acne can be managed. Hydroquinone bleach can fade the dark spots (not the red spots) left behind, but be sparing or you'll disfigure yourself. Best wishes. ...Read more

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4yo alwYs scratching vagina and Anus, says so itchy. I use gentle cleanser. Doesn't look irritated also will say body itches sometimes.?

4yo alwYs scratching vagina and Anus, says so itchy. I use gentle cleanser. Doesn't look irritated also will say body itches sometimes.?

Itchy private parts : There are several possibilities here including pinworms, urinary tract infection and vaginitis. I would see your doctor soon to figure it out. In the mean time — no soap or cleansers only water in private parts. Add 1 cup white vinegar to the bathtub water once a week for a month (helps change the ph and makes the area less sensitive) and teach her to wipe front to back better. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Can I take vitamins or probiotics while doing a body/colon cleanser? And how long should I use cleanser for? Mine says no more then 30days

Can I take vitamins or probiotics while doing a body/colon cleanser? And how long should I use cleanser for? Mine says no more then 30days

The road to health..: The road to health does NOT lead through your rectum. Colon cleansing can cause vomiting, electrolyte imbalance, dehydration, jaundice & kidney failure. It was discredited a century ago. It may sound appealing but there is NO scientific evidence for it. Claims that toxins in your GI tract cause health problems eg arthritis, allergies, asthma are nonsense. Be skeptic, not a sucker. ...Read more

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My face and neck is so darker than my body. I am using skin lightening cream. And sometimes cleanser, toner and moisturizer. No use. Please help. ?

My face and neck is so darker than my body. I am using skin lightening cream. And sometimes cleanser, toner and moisturizer. No use. Please help.
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Sunscreen: If the darker areas are on the face and neck, sun is the most likely cause. You need an excellent sunscreen with SPF of about 50. I suggest looking for zinc or titanium oxide in the ingredients for the best results. If you avoid the sun and wear sunscreen every single day, your skin should gradually even out. ...Read more

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Will using zdot hair cleanser work in passing a hair drug screening test for meth used meth onlly 3 times in the last two months?

Will using zdot hair cleanser work in passing a hair drug screening test for meth used meth onlly 3 times in the last two months?

Doubt it: Zdot is an expensive shampoo ($34.95 for one use, and that's "guaranteed" for only 24 hours because your body oils will re-contaminate the hair, supposedly.) Once you've used meth, the drug could be in your hair for 3 months. If using at all, it's very dangerous and very addictive. Please get help for your drug use. http://www.crystalmeth.org/cma-meeting-directory.html. ...Read more

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Why's it bad to use too much facial cleansers?

Why's it bad to use too much facial cleansers?

Dry/ oil: Astringents and facial cleansers which are designed to strip the face of oil can be over-used. In this situation, the skin may produce more oil in response. The skin may also become raw and dry. ...Read more

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Any good mild antibacterial cleanser for wounds?

Any good mild antibacterial cleanser for wounds?

Dial soap: Dial soap and water work well or if you want an actual wound cleanser you can go to your local pharmacy and tehre should be several to shoose from. ...Read more

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What is the best antibacterial cleanser for cars?

Why?: Why would a car need an antibacterial cleanser? And for that matter, what would a human driving in a car? ...Read more

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How might I go about finding a long-lasting skin cleanser?

How might I go about finding a long-lasting skin cleanser?

Happy Skin: Skin is the major protection of our delicate internal tissues from a harsh environment, it is susceptible to injury itself. Sun, shaving and many chemicals are irritating as well as constant exposure to moisture reduces protective skin oils and sets the skin up for injury. The trick is to apply good protective skin cream frequently and minimize ongoing damage. Clean it frequently w gentle means. ...Read more

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What is a good oil-based cleanser for sunburns?

What is a good oil-based cleanser for sunburns?

Noxema, and others: Though Noxzema has some astringents too, it makes a good oil based cleanser for sunburned skin because of its soybean oil, linseed oil and glycerin. Cleansers with shea butter, and olive oil also make suprisinly good bases for sunburned and moisture starved skin. Pond's, environ, kiehl’s, and dhc deep cleansing oil also work with--and not against- sun damaged skin. ...Read more

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Can internal cleansers have any adverse effects?

Can internal cleansers have any adverse effects?

Cleansers: I am assuming you are speaking about colonic types of treatments whether in an enema or oral cleanse formulation. There can be a number of negative effects on the GI system. The main acute issue with rapid transit loss of electrolytes and changes in ph balance of blood. The most negative effect resulting from this is often neurologic, sometimes irreversible. Use caution. ...Read more

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What are good acne cleansers that I can buy in drugstores?

What are good acne cleansers that I can buy in drugstores?

Any: There is no one brand that is superior to all other brands. Sometimes less expenstive brands are just as good as the more expensive ones. A 5-10% benzoyl peroxide is good for mild acne. For more severe acne, you should consult your local dermatologist for a treatment tailored for your skin. ...Read more

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I accidentally ingested some of my denture cleanser. Is itdangerous?

I accidentally ingested some of my denture cleanser. Is itdangerous?

Check the label: Depending on how much of the cleanser you actually ingested, it may not pose any real emergency. I'd call the manufacturer of the product you used and get the specifics on the ingredient list or call the poison control center asap if you're having any signs or symptoms from throwing up, pain, rash, etc. If you're having severe problems, go immediately to the emergency room. ...Read more

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St. Ives apricot scrub vs. Neutrogenas for eliminating blackhead cleanser?

St. Ives apricot scrub vs. Neutrogenas for eliminating blackhead cleanser?

We try to avoid: Marketing otc products on healthap. Try asking an esthetician. ...Read more

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Can you make all your own products for your face like masks, cleansers, moisturizers?

Can you make all your own products for your face like masks, cleansers, moisturizers?

I guess you could: If you had all the proper ingredients and machinery to make these products. But why would you want to? By the time you invested all the money necessary to manufacture them, you could have bought a lifetime supply of products that are already being made. ...Read more

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What is a suggested acne cleanser?

What is a suggested acne cleanser?

Acne cleanser: I would recommend skin clear facial wash from cosmo grade skin care professionals. This foaming cleanser utilizes salicylic acid and tea tree to thoroughly wash away oils and dirt, unclog pores, treat existing blemishes and prevent future breakouts — improving the appearance of problematic skin. ...Read more

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Which is a good acne fighting cleanser?

Which is a good acne fighting cleanser?

Salicylic acid: If you want to use a wash, choose one that's based on salicylic acid. If this isn't sufficient, get with your personal physician for advice and probably a second medicine that's prescription-strength. ...Read more