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The body is composed of tissue that are classically described as beiing derived from three basic embyonic layers known as the endoderm, mesoderm and ectoderm that then differentiate into the structures that compose the body such as skin, soft tissues, bone, muscle, organs, etc. Stem cells are not differentiated and have the potential to ...Read more
Oil: Yes. Any heavy oils sitting on the skin long enough will block the pilosebaceous glands leading to comedone formation with or without hyperkeratosis. ...Read more
Not really: You will get less oil by doing so, but fried food has other bad things that will not be removed by tissue. What matters is what oil was used to fry it in. In Singapore, vegetable oil is more likely to be palm oil, which is not as bad as the soybean oil commonly used in America. More info on oil: Http://drfairchild.blogspot.com/2012/12/cooking-oils.html ...Read more
I apply physical sunscreen everyday,but it leaves an oily look in my face, if I pat the excess oil with a tissue will I reduce the sun protection?
I have a dense breast tissue in my left breast. I am 17weeks pregnant. What kind of oil can i use for breast massage?Any other home remedy to resolve?
I guess I wonder if: there is a real difference between your right and left side. I know of no oil that will reliably penatrate the skin to the breast tissue underneath the skin. HAve you had a breast infection before, have you been pregnant before, have you ever had mastitis? You want to discuss your concerns and have your doctor examine both your breasts and give an opinion to you. ...Read more
Can we use almond oil for breast massage in pregnancy due reduce the pain n tenderness? I have breast tissue in my left breast checked by doctor.
In moderation but...: I was surprised to find a study suggesting that women who regularly used almond oil for abdominal massage during pregnancy had increased risk of premature birth but more research is needed. Occasional use for breast massage might be fine but I would advise coconut oil instead. See http://tinyurl.com/n69qz8s and http://tinyurl.com/kddujov ...Read more
Castor oil is made: From castor "bean". Used in foods as additive & mold inhibitor, as grain preservative in some countries, as a laxative (caution: cramps), skin conditioner, as additive in many drugs, as a lubricant in many industries, as part of polyurethane. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer