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What is a good remedy for baby having dry skin?

What is a good remedy for baby having dry skin?

Moisturizer: To help with dry skin, bathe your baby with a mild soap, then apply a fragrance-free moisturizer while they are still damp. This helps to trap the moisture in the skin. You can apply the moisturizer several times a day as needed. Increasing the relative humidity in your home can also help. ...Read more

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What is a good treatment or remedy for dry scalp?

What is a good treatment or remedy for dry scalp?

Flaky itchy scalp: Most likely this is related to seborrheic dermatitis and one of the dandruff shampoos may help. There are a number of them with different active ingredients so you may have to try several different ones to see what is best for you. Some are: neutragena tgel, tsal; sebulex, head and shoulders, etc. Shampoo daily. If it doesn't work see your dermatologist for medication to put on your scalp. ...Read more

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What is a good moistuizer for very dry face?

What is a good moistuizer for very dry face?

Lotions and potions: Curel, cetaphil, eucerin are all good non-fragranced moisturizers that are good for a dry face. If your condition is not improving with daily use of these, see your primary doctor or dermatologist. ...Read more

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What is good for dry skin?

What is good for dry skin?

Moisture!: Any otc moisturizer is a good place to start. They can range from thick (like an ointment) to thin (like a lotion). Soaking in water before applying any moisturizer helps with the overall result. And if you are applying it once a day and it is wearing off then you need to do it more frequently. If your problem doesn't respond then you should have a dermatologist take a look. ...Read more

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What is a good remedy for diaper rash?

What is a good remedy for diaper rash?

Depends: If it is an irritant diaper rash, involving buttocks, thighs, and not the skin crease, then desitin, (zinc oxide diaper cream) a7d, balmex, etc. If it involves the skin creases, spares the bum, and there are some red dots involving the area above the genitas, then it maybe a yeast infection.And lamisil, or lotromin will help. ...Read more

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What is a good lotion for a baby with really dry skin, but not oozing nor broken?

What is a good lotion for a baby with really dry skin, but not oozing nor broken?

Lots of choices.: Your local drugstore will have a shelves full of dry skin lotions. My favorites are eucerin, aveeno, (oatmeal) cetaphil, keri, lubriderm, and cerave, but there are lots of others. Whatever you choose, apply it right after bathing, while the baby's skin is still moist, to "lock in" the moisture - because the real cure for dry skin is water, not lotion. ...Read more

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Can you tell me a good lotion for dry skin. With no fragrance, that is good for eczema?

Can you tell me a good lotion for dry skin. With no fragrance, that is good for eczema?

See a doctor: Over the counter sarna and eucerin eczema cream are good until you see your doctor. There are many instructions to learn and prescriptions available for this condition. Remember flare ups occur under stress and coping skills and problem solving abilities help greatly with contolling this problem. ...Read more

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Whats a good lotion for dry skin cuz of the weather for children?

Cerave or Aquaphor: I usually recommend these 2 in the winter time. It is best to bathe your child daily, then pat his skin, leaving moisture on his skin, and apply the ointment. The daily bath helps provide the missing moisture to his skin. ...Read more

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What is a good shampoo for sore itchy scalp is there a dr you can see for this thanks?

What is a good shampoo for sore itchy scalp is there a dr  you can see for this thanks?

Zinc: Use a shampoo that contains zinc pyrithione, such as Head & Shoulders. This is anti-fungal and anti-bacterial. It treats seborrheic dermatitis and can help prevent folliculitis. ...Read more

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What is a good remedy for burned skin?

What is a good remedy for burned skin?

See your doctor: Second and third degree burns are serious and require medical care to prevent scarring, discoloration and texture changes. See your doctor for help with this. Use ice immediately after any burn and go to the nearest facility if it is affecting part of your body to include you face, neck, chest, trunk, abdomen , arms or legs. ...Read more

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What is a good home remedy for a skin abscess?

What is a good home remedy for a skin abscess?

Abscess: If it is an actual abscess it should be surgically drained. However, moist heat may help to localize it in the meantime. ...Read more

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What is the best OTC remedy for a toddler's dry cough?

What is the best OTC remedy for a toddler's dry cough?

Honey, if over 12...: ...Months of age (some say 3 years): honey was tested against all major cough medicines and found to work better. ...Read more

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What is a good natural remedy to get rid of regular skin warts on a child?

What is a good natural remedy to get rid of regular skin warts on a child?

Many things: Since warts are caused by viruses, often doing nothing will eventually lead to their resolution. However, lots don't get better on their own. Surprisingly duct tape has worked in some patients but otc wart treatments can also help. ...Read more

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What is a good medication for scalp dryness?

What is a good medication for scalp dryness?

TINEA CAPITIS: Fungus in the scalp is treated with Griseofulvin orally , selenium sulfide shampoo or Nizoral (ketoconazole) , anti-fungal creams after shampoo. ...Read more

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What is a good natural emollient for dry skin that is not comedogenic?

Lots of choices.: Most of the leading brands - keri, lubriderm, aveeno, (oatmeal) neutrogena, dove, etc., etc - are designed to avoid causing comedones. Most say "noncomedogenic" right on the label. ...Read more

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What is the best home treatment for very sore achy heals which have a very thick tough skin? Also what's the best lotion for dry sandpaper-like feet?

What is the best home treatment for very sore achy heals which have a very thick tough skin?  Also what's the best lotion for dry sandpaper-like feet?

Keratolytic creams: For non diabetics. Soak feet in aveno oatmeal bath for 20 to 30 minutes and apply a keratolytic cream such as 20% urea (carmol 20) or 6% salicylic acid. Stronger creams are available from your dermatologist. ...Read more

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What is a good home remedy for a swollen and purple eyelid?

What is a good home remedy for a swollen and purple eyelid?

Swollen eyelid: It depends on the cause of the swelling and discoloration. If it is from trauma (being hit) then ice is the best remedy. If it is from an insect bite or something else then you should see your physician. It could be an infection and should be treated immediately. ...Read more

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What is a good cure for oily skin?

What is a good cure for oily skin?

Skin hygiene: Retin a (tretinoin) product with skin exfoliator, moisturizer, and sun screen no greater than spf 30. See an aesthetic doctor to get physician grade products which the otc stuff can't compare to. Skin vitamins are good, vitamin a, c and e. ...Read more

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What soap is good for dry skin?

What soap is good for dry skin?

Soap: Less drying soaps such as dove unscented or non soap cleansers such as cereve are considered less drying and irritating for sensitive skin. ...Read more