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Sun Bathing Bad For Concieving
No: active ingedients are Vit B and C--neither of which is bad! Indulge! ...Read more
Can using sunscreen everyday
What's the right SPF that's good enough for sun protection?
Sun burn: Human skin can be burned by exposure to heat. There are 3 kinds of burns: first degree, where the skin is red. Second degree, where there are blisters, and third degree, where there is damage to flesh. A sun burn is a 1st degree burn, and while drinking water is good, it will not help your sun burn. Use cool compresses, and a moisturizer and a Hydrocortisone cream, and avoid further heat. ...Read more
20y boy had sumwat oily skin,used vit E soap only for 5 days face became dry since,hv some sort of pimples(5 atmost ata time) dnt resovle look bad wt?
Chances of having melanoma at 25? I try to limit sun exposure, always wear high spf sunblock if im outside awhile, and no tanning beds. Unlikely?
Lubriderm advanced therapy lotion good for dry skin?? Been using Aveeno (oatmeal) right after the shower still dry... How can I prevent chicken skin spots??
Other creams help: For rough bumps (or "chicken skin" or keratosis pilaris), it's helpful to use a moisturizer with a "keratolytic" ingredient -- this breaks down the more thick rough skin that sometimes builds up in pores and leads to rough bumps. Keratolytics include salicylic acid, ammonium lactate, and urea. Cerave SA cream and Amlactin are two over the counter examples that have one of those ingredients. ...Read more
My skin is oily and I was looking for sunscreen to PREVENT tan which is better bioderma spf100 or avéne or floxia (both spf 50)? On Acne prone skin ?
I love avéne: I'm not familiar with floxia to be honest, but bioderma is a bit more occlusive. Another option would be the Elta MD UV physical, though for many people it is too drying. ...Read more
How much sunlight exposure a day is actually healthy without applying sunscreen? Have vitamin d deficiency and acne.. Use SPF 30 moisturizer everyday.
The CDC (Center for: Disease control) indicates 'unprotected skin can be damaged by the sun's uv rays in as little as 15 minutes (esp. From 10am-4pm). Yet it can take up to 12 hours for skin to show the full effect of sun exposure.' spf30 is good and take vitamin d supplementation as directed by your physician based on your specific deficiency. Best regards for a sunny but protected future. ...Read more
Skin cancer from to much sun? I go outside in the direct sun with no sunscreen daily for 30 minutes but never got sunburned. Is this safe?
Protection better: Whether you develop skin cancer is related to multiple factors, including sun exposure, use of sunscreen, family history, and your own genetic risk factors. The sun exposure that you described sounds minimal, but it us always good to reduce her risk factors as much as possible. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is having henna tattoo every month bad for our health? Especially for the skin? I have no skin allergies.
Are tanning bed burns worse than sunburns? Am a little red today after tanning in a aroma therapy bed for 10min but no discomfort like w/ a sunburn.
Reaction to new moisturiser 6 weeks ago, think it is sun activated.Improvements but getting hot skin, slight reddening,
I tanned outside in the sun today for 50 minutes. I used no sunscreen and got no sunburn. Is this still risky rven without sunburn?
Is dove cucumber green tea soap good for dry skin on men I know it's a woman's soap can men use it too I read lot of good reviews for no itch ?
Im using noble soap 2% piryritione zinc everyday when showering, can this help to get rid of tinea versicolor and prevent reccurance ?
Maybe: But see your doctor and get a topical like ketaconazole cream to eradicate it. ...Read more