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Doctor insights on: Squalene Uses

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Does squalene take helps our body?

Does squalene take helps our body?

Squalene: Squalene is a natural substance that is an intermediate compound in the formation of cholesterol. It is used topically to improve dry, scaly skin conditions, and, by some, as an adjunct to cholesterol-lowering drugs. It has been touted as possibly being effective, without good evidence, in some cancer treatments. Check with your doctor before embarking on a squalene regimen. ...Read more

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Squalene bad for hypertension?

Squalene bad for hypertension?

squalene: Probably not a problem with hbp read this wiki: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/squalene. ...Read more

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I am 30 years old, is it good if i start to take omega 3+squalene daily as daily supplement? Thank you

I am 30 years old, is it good if i start to take omega 3+squalene daily as daily supplement? Thank you

Why take either?: If your lipids are normal, i doubt either of these substances are helpful. The are no clinical studies to my knowledge supporting any benefit of squalene is humans. There was also a recent study which is open to criticism that suggests omega-3 increases the risk of prostate cancer. ...Read more

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Is omega 3, 6, 9 and squalene have a effect on acne is it good or bad ?

Is omega 3, 6, 9 and squalene have a effect on acne is it good or bad ?

Not the key: Omega 3's from bottles have proved less of a disappointment for some inflammatory diseases than they have for atherosclerosis, but they are not the key to your recovering from acne. Your current regimen of retin a (tretinoin) and topical Clindamycin is a good start, but if you have to ask, perhaps you'll need something stronger. Don't hesitate to ask, and best wishes. ...Read more

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What is epaderm use for?

Epaderm: This consists of emulsifying wax, yellow soft paraffin, liquid paraffin - it is applied to dry skin and it acts as a barrier preventing loss of water. Hence the skin stays moist. ...Read more

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Is it ok to use meladerm?

Is it ok to use meladerm?

Most likely safe: Meladerm is an over the counter skin lightening agent. It contains no prescription medications. It does have some acids used for chemical peels so be careful not to overuse it. Chemical peels can be very useful for treating many skin conditions. The real question is it effective enought to justify the cost. ...Read more

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Is it charity to use chip?

Is it charity to use chip?

CHIP: The children’s health insurance program (chip) provides health coverage for children whose families can’t afford private health insurance but who make too much money to be eligible for medicaid. I guess the answer to your question depends on your definition of charity. ...Read more