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Can vitamin C cause rashes?

Can vitamin C cause rashes?

Possible but unlikel: If you are taking whopping doses which many people do, quite foolishly, then it is possible to have an adverse cutaneous reaction. Keeping the dose to 100% in a vitamin form and supplementing with dietary intake is more than adequate. Anything else is simply overkill and unnecessary. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more


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Can cough syrup and vitamin C D drop cause napy rashes to my 4 month old baby?

Can cough syrup and vitamin C D drop cause napy rashes to my 4 month old baby?

Vit C Could: I think you are saying "diaper rashes" And yes the vitamin C could definitely cause a diaper rash due to its acidity. I would discontinue its use. ...Read more

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Can wheat plus 3 fruits crelac cause napy rash to my baby? . He also take vitamin C 5 drop daily. He is 4 month old

Can wheat plus 3 fruits crelac cause napy rash to my baby? . He also take vitamin C 5 drop daily. He is 4 month old

Not really: diaper (nappy) rash usually occurs if soiled diaper or nappy remains in touch with skin for long time. You may also want to change the type of diapers/nappy ...Read more

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31 yr-old woman diagnosed in China with allergic purpura (capillary toxicosis); is treating with OTC Transfer Factor Oral Solution. What is this.....?

31 yr-old woman diagnosed in China with allergic purpura (capillary toxicosis); is treating with OTC Transfer Factor Oral Solution. What is this.....?

See Dermatologist: Concerning for vasculitis. Needs evaluation to confirm diagnosis. May need work up for other autoimmune diseases as well. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Dermatology allergic skin rash from vitamin E cream, what to do?

Dermatology allergic skin rash from vitamin E cream, what to do?

Stop the cream: Try OTC hydrocortisone and if not clear in a week or two see derm for higher strength prescription to clear rash. Add antihistamine for any itching ...Read more

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54 yarold male skin rash/hives. Bone & joint pain vitamin d level 13ng/ml...

54 yarold male skin rash/hives. Bone & joint pain vitamin d level 13ng/ml...

Complicated: You have significant vit d deficiency and I would suggest that you take vitamin d3 instead of d2 and get another level in about 2 months to assess the status. Consider taking calcium supplement also. I have seen itchy skin lesions which subsided after adequate vitamin d3 supplement. You do need to check with your doctor and make sure that you don't have osteoporosis ...Read more

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I started taking 2 weeks ago vitamin B12 sub ling and magnesium I'm also using jojoba oil on my skin after I bathe. But I got a rash and its spreading.

I started taking 2 weeks ago vitamin B12 sub ling and magnesium I'm also using jojoba oil on my skin after I bathe. But I got a rash and its spreading.

Allergic?: I'd first consider the jojoba oil. You may likely be allergic to it or a component of the oil mixture. Stop and give your skin a few days to see if it starts clearing. If not, see a doctor. ...Read more

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My 7yr old has white spots on her cheeks (& nowhere else). They seem to be under the skin, not scales/rash. Is it vitamin deficiency or something else?

My 7yr old has white spots on her cheeks (& nowhere else). They seem to be under the skin, not scales/rash. Is it vitamin deficiency or something else?

Pityriasis alba: It sounds like you're describing pityriasis alba. Pityriasis alba is a condition that results from dry skin and is very common in children. It is a patchy lightening of the skin (not a starchy white depigmentation of the skin). It is not scaly and is usually asymptomatic. It tends to look worse in the summer as the affected skin does not tan. Most cases resolve in puberty when skin becomes oily. ...Read more

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My skin is very sensitive. If I touch my chest, even lightly, I get red rash and bruise easily. Is this a cause for concern? Vitamin deficiency?

My skin is very sensitive. If I touch my chest, even lightly, I get red rash and bruise easily. Is this a cause for concern? Vitamin deficiency?

Dermatographism?: ... is a skin disorder seen in 4–5% of the world's population and is one of the most common types of urticaria, in which the skin becomes raised and inflamed when stroked, scratched, rubbed, and sometimes even slapped. ...Read more

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What does vitamin C do for the skin?

What does vitamin C do for the skin?

Vitamin C is a: Good immune system booster. Perhaps you are thinking of Vitamin E, which helps w/skin dryness, as do many good fats and oils such as coconut oil and olive oil. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Can I take vitamin C for skin whitning?

Can I take vitamin C for skin whitning?

Don't do it: It won't work, and I also hope you won't try to lighten your skin in any other way. Topical agents will disfigure you. In the usa, judging a person by skin color is the height of ignorance, and this is becoming the norm worldwide. Stay fit to look good, learn useful skills to be effective at work and with others, and enjoy whatever genetic skin tone mother nature gave you. ...Read more

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Is vitamin C capsules is good for skin if I take them?

Is vitamin C capsules is good for skin if I take them?

Vit C and skin: Vitamin c has many functions in skin health -- it helps especially in collagen synthesis. It may also help with photoprotection, and reduce inflammatory lesions in acne it can be applied topically or taken as a supplement. Please discuss with your dermatologist. Http://tinyurl. Com/l5acb8p. ...Read more

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Is glutathione and vitamin C good to whiting your skin.

Is glutathione and vitamin C good to whiting your skin.

Skin Whitening: Glutathione and vit c are safe antioxidants, but skin whitening effects are quite variable. Only small pilot studies are available for this kind of use. Http://tinyurl. Com/k3rkav9 these supplements can be very expensive, and deliver little results. Why do you want to whiten your skin? All colors have beauty -- but some cultures judge on superficial reasons, making us feel inferior when we're not. ...Read more

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Can gelatin and vitamin C tighten skin?

Can gelatin and vitamin C tighten skin?

Vit C: Topical vitamin c can improve skin healing, but it is an acid and should be used under direction. ...Read more

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How do I know how much vitamin C should I intake to have a whitening effect on skin?

??: I do not believe that any amount of vit c will have a "whitening effect" on the skin. ...Read more

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Will the intake of vitamin C tablets make my skin lighter or does it not have any effect?

Will the intake of vitamin C tablets make my skin lighter or does it not have any effect?

No.: The only thing you eat that will change your skin color is carrots or other yellow or orange vegetables which will cause your skin to turn orange.

If you have become pale, see a doctor and have a check up you could be anemic ...Read more

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Plz suggest me some vitamin c cream for regeneret skin at 26 yrs...i have dry wrinkled skin?

Plz suggest me some vitamin c cream for regeneret skin at 26 yrs...i have dry wrinkled skin?

Vitamin E: Not Vitamin C is what is used for healthy skin. You can buy a bottle of Vitamin E oil at the drug store and apply it to your skin. Additionally, you can take Vitamin E capsules orally. Ask for Vitamin E w/mixed Tocotrienols for the best quality. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Takin vitamin C 500mg evryday for skin lightening. Hw long should I take it fr results and if there's any side effects on takin everyday or longtime?

Stop doing this: The vitamin C probably won't work. Very big doses can wreck your kidneys. Here in the United States, where world trends are set, trying to change your natural skin color or caring about someone else's is considered the height of ignorance. Topical skin lighteners can seriously disfigure you. Use sunscreen as you should, and embrace whatever Nature gave you ...Read more

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Hi. I have heard that applying vitamin C serum is safe for skin. Is it true?

Yes: There are many topical versions of vitamin c incorporated into skin creams. The most potent versions include the l ascorbic acid combined with vitamin e and ferrulic acid. ...Read more

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Glutathione vitamin C whitening my skin?

Glutathione vitamin C whitening my skin?

Skin Whitening: Glutathione and vit c are safe antioxidants, but skin whitening effects are quite variable. Only small pilot studies are available for this kind of use. Http://tinyurl. Com/k3rkav9 these supplements can be very expensive, and deliver little results. Why do you want to whiten your skin? All colors have beauty -- but some cultures judge on superficial reasons, making us feel inferior when we're not. ...Read more

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Whether high-dose injections of vitamin C is good for skin health?

Whether high-dose injections of vitamin C is good for skin health?

Not recommended: Vitamin C has many purported uses and benefits. There is even some evidence that high dose IV infusion might be beneficial in cancer treatment. But there is no evidence that injections are beneficial for skin health. And there is some evidence that doses greater than 2000 mg may be unsafe. On other hand, TOPICAL vitamin C--skin creams containing vitamin C--might improve wrinkled skin. ...Read more

Dr. Cornelia Franz
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Rash (Definition)

A rash is a change to skin condition which can affect color, appearance, or texture. It may or may not ...Read more


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Vitamin C (Definition)

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