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Doctor insights on: What Makes Skin Soft Without Causing It To Be Greasy

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What makes skin soft without causing it to be greasy ?

What makes skin soft without causing it to be greasy ?

Milk?: I have read that milk baths soften skin, though i don't know of any scientific evidence that it's true. A good emollient lotion (aveeno, eucerin, neutrogena, many others), applied regularly, will help. No matter what you've heard or read, drinking gallons of water will not soften your skin or prevent dryness or wrinkles. ...Read more

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Can dandruff or dry skin cause greasy hair?

Can dandruff or dry skin cause greasy hair?

Not really: Flaking/dandruff can be the result of oily skin, which irritates the skin and causes flaking. Common mistake to think flaking is from dry skin, but if greasy hair then not dry skin so shampoos daily foroily skin helpful. ...Read more

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Hot room can cause skin to darken?

Hot room...: ...Will cause flushing and sweating as your body tries to get rid of excess heat. The flushing will stop when you leave the room and cool off. Heat will not change your skin color. ...Read more

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My simple skin wounds heal slowly. What is the cause?

My simple skin wounds heal slowly. What is the cause?

Depends: There are a number of factors that can lead to poor wound healing. What medications are you taking? How is your nutrition? Do you have any familial diseases that lead to wound issues? ...Read more

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My skin always feel cold can you tell me the cause of this?

My skin always feel cold can you tell me the cause of this?

Cold skin: There are several possibilities. Perhaps you are having a problem with your thyroid not producing enough thyroid hormone or some other hormonal problem. Recommend you see your doctor for a check up. ...Read more

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Are there any rheumatic diseases that may cause the skin to feel cool/colder?

Yes.: Any vasculitis may cause diminished blood flow to the extremities and produce this sensation. Also vasospasm / constriction of blood vessels occurs with Raynaud's Syndrome. Both vasculitis and Raynaud's can occur with almost any of the inflammatory rheumatic diseases. ...Read more

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Do gout cause skin to change?

It can: Redness, swelling, inflammation. If present long enough, peeling of skin may occur. Sometimes white powdery material can be seen which is gouty tophi. ...Read more

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Cause of hyper sensitive skin?

Cause of hyper sensitive skin?

Genetics/irritants: Most people who have what we consider to have sensitive skin are also atopics. This means they have a combination of allergies asthma and eczema. These are all mediated by a hypersensitive immune system that may be allergicaly mediated through cells called eosinophils. In addition people with this genetic makeup have a defect in a keratin protein called fillagrin. This defect makes the membrane function of the skin less effective in preventing water loss to the environment little cracks developed within the skin and then such as soaps perfumes laundry detergents etc. Get through the skin. ...Read more

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What can cause open skin pores?

Pore Size: According to the magazine, "best health, " the size of the pores on your face depends on the girth of your facial hairs, which comes from genetic factors related to hair and skin development. That is, if your parents and extended family tend to have larger pores on their face, you are more likely to inherit the trend as well. ...Read more