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Washing (Definition)

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 severity of the reaction.

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My face has been extremely dry, should I stop washing it twice a day?

My face has been extremely dry, should I stop washing it twice a day?

Yes: Wash once a day at bedtime if your skin is getting dry. Be sure to rinse with cold water, as hot water dries the skin more, and apply moisturizer. ...Read more

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Is it better to wash my body after work, than washing it in the morning and then again washing it after work?

Is it better to wash my body after work, than washing it in the morning and then again washing it after work?

Too mu ch washing: Is as bad as too little. Once a day is enough unless your job is a dirty one and that would be wash time. ...Read more

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Flu & Cold (Tip)

Flu & Cold

Be diligent about the hand washing of yourself and those around you. ...See more

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Why is washing your face beneficial to health?

Why is washing your face beneficial to health?

Healthy skin: Healthy skin is beautiful skin. Washing your face is an important part of a good skin care regimen. You should use a gentle cleanser which is matched to your skin type. Make sure you use a sunblock as well. Your facial plastic surgeon or dermatologist can recommend the best product for you. I recommend skinmedica products in my practice as the most effective product line on the market. ...Read more

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Is it alright mosturising even without washing the skin?

Is it alright mosturising even without washing the skin?

Yes: If you experience chronic dry skin, you need to moisturize more than you bathe. Twice a day moisturizing is good. ...Read more

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Travel (Tip)

Travel

Frequent hand washing and avoid people who appear ill. Drink bottled drinks. Avoid buffets. ...See more

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My face gets dull within 2 hours of washing my face..why? But it looks brighter the moment i washed my face.often washing may cause issue ??

My face gets dull within 2 hours of washing my face..why? But it looks brighter the moment i washed my face.often washing may cause issue ??

Hydrate your skin: When you wash face you get rid of natural oil along with dirt . your skin looks and feel good. Too much washing will make your skin dry. After washing your face use a good cream with spf 30 , drink plenty of fluids that will keep you skin hydrated. ...Read more

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Is it better washing your body once or twice a day? With mosturisation after.

Washing daily: Common sense wins the day! wash daily with a non- soap cleanser so you don't rip off the good oils your skin naturally makes. Use a moisturizer you like, that smells good, to seal in the water on your skin. If you get dirty or work out, do it again! ...Read more

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Travel (Tip)

Travel

You don't have to touch everything around you on a plane. Washing hands isn't optional. ...See more

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Is there a point to washing your body twice a day?

Cleanliness is...: ...Closer to godliness? It really depends--if you have a rough/sweaty/dirty job, then it may be necessary. If does not interfere with your social life, or alter your skin (dry it out / make it greasy, etc.), then should be ok. ...Read more

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