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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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L have staphylococcus aureus in my lunges, it has reacured five times, how do l get rid of it, ?

L have staphylococcus aureus in my lunges, it has reacured five times, how do l get rid of it, ?

One idea: I am going to assume you had five episodes of actual pneumonia from this organism, not just staph showing up on a sputum specimen. One idea worth checking is the possibility that you have adult / mild cystic fibrosis. It is an easy test for your physician to perform. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of oily skin? I can wash my face and within a hour or two its like i dipped my face in oil

How can I get rid of oily skin? I can wash my face and within a hour or two its like i dipped my face in oil

Medication: Retin a (tretinoin) and similar medicines reduce the production of oil. Also harsh scrubbing and irritation of the skin may stimulate the skin to try to make more oil. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of peeling flakey skin from acne wash?

How can I get rid of peeling flakey skin from acne wash?

Excessive dryness: Applying an oil free hypoallergenic moisturizer after each cleansing with warm water and a gentle pH balanced cleanser can help prevent excessive dryness when using facial medications. ...Read more

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I have cracks in fingers tips,no pain, when I rub the skin it is hard and it looks like black scratches.i often wash hands. how to get rid of it ?

I have cracks in fingers tips,no pain, when I rub the skin it is hard and it looks like black scratches.i often wash hands. how to get rid of it ?

Picture: And general several rashes and dry skin can cause this .A picture is worth 1000 words either Healthtap visit or a face-to-face visit with the dermatology Dr. or primary care can give you specific diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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I have suffered from acne for a few months now and can't seem to get rid of it. Its just below my temples on both sides of my face. I wash my face both morning and night. I admit I have a problem with picking at my skin and scratching it and popping them.

I have suffered from acne for a few months now and can't seem to get rid of it. Its just below my temples on both sides of my face. I wash my face both morning and night. I admit I have a problem with picking at my skin and scratching it and popping them.

Don't Pop, See Doc: Acne is caused by plugged hair follicle units (excess oil/debris/bacteria) & inflammation; genetically determined. Therapy includes topical/oral meds to control infection/inflammation. Medication-induced irritation/dryness is common. Finding the right balance can be challenging, even w/ mild acne. Your chances at successful treatment are best with regular check-ups; or referral to a Dermatologist. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of my skin rashes? I wash hands all day long at the hospital.

Hand eczema: Hand dermatitis (also known as hand eczema) often results from a combination of causes, including genetic makeup (constitutional factors), injury (contact with irritants) and allergy. Hand dermatitis is seen in industries involving cleaning, catering, metalwork, hairdressing, healthcare. Treat with moisturizers like cerave cream or cutemol 4-6 times per day. And prescription cortisone. ...Read more