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What is the best way to prevent striae marks?

What is the best way to prevent striae marks?

Reduce Stress: Physical and emotional stress along with some diseases can contribute to stretch marks (striae). The rapid increase or decreased tension on the skin (ie. During preganancy ) are physical stressors, whereas emotional stress that is associated with increaed cortisol levels will also effect the development of striae. ...Read more

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What is the best way to prevent stretch marks in pregnancy?

What is the best way to prevent stretch marks in pregnancy?

Not much helps: Unfortunately, stretch marks are more a result of genetics than anything. There's nothing available that prevents stretch marks but keeping the skin moisturized will keep the skin from itching. ...Read more

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What is the best way to minimize my stretchmarks?

Stretchmarks: I think the best advice would be for your doctor to refer you to a nurse who will do everything possible to get rid of the marks and lose weight! Please let me know how things go. ...Read more

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What is the best way to prevent blisters?

What is the best way to prevent blisters?

Difficult: Prevention of blisters is difficult if you are able to maintain a stress free lifestyle get plenty of sleep and eat properly getting sufficient amount of vitamins it is possible. However, most people are not able to do this in the hectic world we live in. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of stretch marks?

What is the best way to get rid of stretch marks?

Stretch marks: There is a great list of answers from many doctors on healthtap who have answered this in the past. Here you will see a variety of options and opinions from the many healthtap doctors who have addressed this issue: https://www.Healthtap.Com/#topics/stretch-marks. ...Read more

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What is the best way to prevent and treat acne?

What is the best way to prevent and treat acne?

Individual program: Acne is very complex and treatment highly variable. Important to find a good dermatologist who's willing to work with you to understand what works best on your particular skin. There is no one method that works on everyone. There's a lot of trial and error involved. Also your skin changes thru out your life which will then require different treatments. ...Read more

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What is the best way to reduce the appearance of stretch marks?

Options: Please see a dermatologist or plastic surgeon for evaluation. Possible treatments include fractional laser resurfacing, dermabrasion & medication (i.e., retinoids). ...Read more

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What is the best way to minimize burn scars?

What is the best way to minimize burn scars?

Good wound treatment: Followed by moisture and pressure. A lot depends on the severity. Keep them out of the sun. See a dermatologist or plastic surgeon to check on your specific needs. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat and prevent keloids?

What is the best way to treat and prevent keloids?

Keloids: The best way to prevent keloids is never have an injury. Keloids are abnormal scars that continue to grow outside the area of injury. They tend to continue to grow, long after the injury is healed. Many treatments are available, and the correct one depends on your situation. Massage, pressure, steroid injections, scar revision and radiation are a few of the most common treatments. ...Read more

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What is the best cream/lotion to treat stretch marks?

What is the best cream/lotion to treat stretch marks?

There isn't a best: There are several over the counter products such as Mother's Friend that are useful to minimize stretch marks. Check them out at a pharmacy. ...Read more

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Whats the best way to reduce stretch marks?

Whats the best way to reduce stretch marks?

None.: Don't get pregnant, obesed or taller/bigger! (mip). ...Read more

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What is the best way to prevent hiv?

What is the best way to prevent hiv?

Abstinence, but ...: We are humans- what is interesting is that this virus has taken advantage of what makes us quite human- as sexual beings! otherwise, minimize exposure to body fluids (i.e. Use condoms), and get tested every 3 months if you are sexually active with more than one partner. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of acne marks?

What is the best way to get rid of acne marks?

Depends on the "mark: If these are only red and not depressed they will sometimes resolve naturally. The the marks are scars treatment depends on the nature of the scar. Depressec smooth scars respond to saline injections, laser resurfacing or fillers. Thickened red areas may do best with lasers or injectible cortisone. Evaluation by your dermatologist is the best idea. ...Read more

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What is the best way to prevent scurvy?

What is the best way to prevent scurvy?

Vitamin C: Vitamin c is widely distributed in foods, so eating a balanced diet is perfect. ...Read more

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What is the best way to prevent and treat lipomas?

No way to prevent: The only way to get rid of lipomas is to surgically remove them. ...Read more

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What is the best way to prevent balding?

What is the best way to prevent balding?

Balding Prevention: You can't change your genetics. These tips may provide some benefit. Eat a nutritious diet to avoid deficiencies. Avoid hairstyles that pull hair tightly. Use gentle shampoo. Avoid hair dryers, permanents or curling irons. Consider use of a wide toothed comb. Consider acupuncture. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of skin discoloration?

What is the best way to get rid of skin discoloration?

Determine Cause: Skin discoloration may have many etiologies including local irritation, hormonal imbalance, pregnancy, excessive sun exposure, or drug reaction. Evaluation by a dermatologist will aid in this determination in order to provide the appropriate treatment. Reduction of sun exposure and use of a broad spectrum sunscreen will help. ...Read more