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Doctor insights on: Wash Skin Staphylococcus

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What can I wash my skin to get rid of staphylococcus?

What can I wash my skin to get rid of staphylococcus?

Staph: The best is a soap called hibiclens that is over the counter. However, it is often better to have a doctor prescribe a prescription antibiotic pill or cream called mupirocin. ...Read more

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As soon as possible after being exposed to poison oak or poison ivy, washing the skin and clothes well can help reduce exposure to the offending oil and the ...Read more


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What does it mean if staphylococcus aureus got on my skin and backpack?

What does it mean if staphylococcus aureus got on my skin and backpack?

Too late: Staphylococcus aureus is one of the most common bacteria there is on the planet earth. There is no question that it can be found on almost every surface including the two you mentioned. The question is, does the mere presence mean anything? The answer is no. Unless you have a bad immune system, or one of the more serious subtypes, the mere presence means you are alive here on earth with me. ...Read more

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How does staphylococcus bacteria move from one tissue to another inside the body (not on the skin) while it is non-motile?

How does staphylococcus bacteria move from one tissue to another inside the body (not on the skin) while it is non-motile?

See below: Staphylococcus aureus can invade into blood vessels and spread to other body sites through the blood stream (hematogenous spread). It can also spread by infection expanding into adjacent tissues ( contiguous spread). ...Read more

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What is the best body wash for dry sensitive skin?

What is the best body wash for dry sensitive skin?

Moisturizing Wash: Moisturizing cleansers made for dry sensitive skin such as cetaphil, dove, aveeno, (oatmeal) cerave, neutrogena, aquanil, oil of olay. Avoid drying soaps such as ivory, zest, coast, irish springs. ...Read more

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What facial cleansing wash works best for oily skin?

Oil Free, Soap Free: There is an abundance of facial cleansers for oily skin and there are many "best cleanser lists." however, an ideal facial cleanser for oily skin should be soap-free, fragrance-free, and oil-free. Some examples include elta facial cleanser, cetaphil for oily skin, and skinceuticals foaming cleanser. ...Read more

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Is it bad for your skin to wash with soap twice a day?

Is it bad for your skin to wash with soap twice a day?

Depends on the soap: It is best to use a soap with extra moisturizers and such. Also never use water that is too hot as it will pull the natural moisture out of your skin. ...Read more

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What is a good body wash to use for severely dry skin?

Aveeno (oatmeal) or cetaphil: It is not the body wash, as much as the aftercare that will help. I recommend bathing / showering in lukewarm ( never hot) water, and using dove bar soap. For moisturizer....Try cerave cream. ...Read more

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My skin gets really red when I wash it. Is this normal?

My skin gets really red when I wash it. Is this normal?

Yes: Many people have prominent blood vessels in their skin. When they wash, the heat and friction cause these blood vessels to dilate, turning the skin red. Some people develop a pink-red itchy rash if they rub their skin vigorously or use hot water. This can be uncomfortable and is often treated with anti-histamines. ...Read more

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Skin feels sunburned after using body wash, what could be wrong?

Skin feels sunburned after using body wash, what could be wrong?

You may have a: sensitivity to that particular body wash. If it happens more than once- would stop using that product. Take care. ...Read more

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What are some good exfoliating facial washes for dry, uneven skin?

What are some good exfoliating facial washes for dry, uneven skin?

The danger with: exfolating washes with dry skin can be irritating. Sometimes exfoliating masks work a little better and a little less irritating. Salicylic acid is less irritatiing.hope that helps ...Read more

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What's the difference between oxy for male skin and oxy 10 daily wash?

What's the difference between oxy for male skin and oxy 10 daily wash?

Benzoyl peroxide: Oxy contains benzoyl peroxide which is a helpful product for the treatment of acne. There is no important difference between various oxy products as far as effectiveness in the treatment of acne. ...Read more

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Please tell me what can I use, face washes do not work on my skin is there another way?

Please tell me what can I use, face washes do not work on my skin is there another way?

See a dermatologist: Most acne will not get better only using washes. You will need prescription creams and possibly pills to clear your acne. Both of these will take several weeks to work. All acne creams have to be used in the entire area where you get a pimple not just on the pimples you have since they prevent the formation of new pimples and you never know where you will get a new pimple although it is usually i. ...Read more

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I have really bad facial combination skin. If i wash my face, it dries up and peels. What do I do?

See Dermatologist: He or she can prescribe the best soaps and moisturizers to help. ...Read more

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Is it better to wear natural fabrics that need dry cleaning or synthetics you wash? Sensitive skin.

Depends: Some people are sensitive to dry cleaning solvents, so keep this in mind no matter what the fabric. You can be allergic to natural fabrics, wool being the classic example. For the home laaundry, i recommend one of the detergents with free on the end, all-free, tide -free, etc and no fabric softeners or dryer sheets. I hope this helps you out. Lana long, M.D. ...Read more

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How to increase skin glow ? Even though i wash my wash every day but still my skin is not getting fairer. What should I do ?

How to increase skin glow ? Even though i wash my wash every day but still my skin is not getting fairer. What should I do ?

Healthy skin: ..comes from a good balanced diet including lots of fresh fruits and vegetables and drinking lots of water. When you are healthy inside it shows on your face as a healthy glow. Use a good sunblock daily as well. ...Read more

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My1 year old son fell on a floor didn't hurt just fell with his cheek and a bit of head. I washed his face but didn't wash entire body.is it ok?

My1 year old son fell on a floor didn't hurt just fell with his cheek and a bit of head. I washed his face but didn't wash entire body.is it ok?

He'll be fine: One year olds fall - and they fall often. It's good thing they are short so it's a shorter distance to the floor!. If there was no loss of consciousness, he is acting normal, no recurrent vomiting - he is totally ok. This may be his first significant fall, but I guarantee you it will not be his last! Show your concern but don't overdue it - he needs to know you are there for him, but don't smother ...Read more