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Why Do Ants Attack My Used Pads
I used nair. I used it on my thighs and arm pits. My arm pits are on fire and red. I don't know what to do.
Chemical dermatitis: With the reaction to Noir you describe, it is most likely due to allergic reaction to the active ingredients (potassium thioglycolate and calcium hydroxide) in the product. It may be time to seek alternative method to remove hair. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why do I get stubble 20mins after shaving but can't use lotions because they cause my legs to burn?
Razor: You may wish to invest in a high quality women's razor that is pre-lubricated. This can really cut down on damage to your skin. ...Read more
Try not to rub: Your eyes are sensitive to mechanical irritation, such as rubbing. Try avoiding this & use an over the counter antihistamine eye drop like Zaditor™ twice daily. After three days your itching should decrease. Also to temporiize the itching eyes, cold compresses may help. If you are experiencing sneezing, itching & runny nose, an oral antihistamine like Claritin™ will help too. If no improvement: MD ...Read more
I cleaned my house with bleach but i didn't use gloves and now my hands are all red and they burning really bad what can I do or use for the burning?
Multiple possibiliti: Panic attacks can have many different causes. The hormonal changes during your period may play a part. Diet has been found to trigger panic attacks (sugar and caffeine should be avoided or reduced). Emotional issues also can contribute to panic attacks, before and during your period emotions are labile. Find a psychologist and discuss the attacks to learn how 2 manage them and reduce frequency. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why do my ankles
sting? I am not a diabetic I have used ben gay, massage, and acupressure. When i used acupressure on the sting, it was very painful.
Many possibilities: Your pain could be as a result of many different things. A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. Causes of pain may include: trauma (fracture, sprain, arthritis), infection, metabolic conditions (gout), musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormality and neurologic conditions (neuropathy). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why do I sweat from my armpits so much? Even in the cool air. Its so embarrassing & I wash my body everyday & I always put deodarant on. What can I do to make it stop?
Hyperhidrosis: Hyperhidrosis, excessive sweating, is a common problems. There are many options including various over the counter or prescription topicals, oral medicines, medical devices and therapies such as botox. The most recent advance includes a microwave laser-like device. Consult with your dermatologist to insure you have routine hyperhidrosis and find the treatment best for you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hello! I use clorox to wash the dishes n cleaning the bathroom now my fingers are becoming swollen n ithchy n some redness...please can u help me ?
I have eczema in back of my ears I went many times to the dctr they givd me creams, natural creams and I used but they didn't help what can I do ?
See below.: Eczema is in the same family of conditions as allergies and asthma. It can't be cured but usually can be controlled. It is best managed by using a sensitive skin cleanser, avoiding bathing in very hot water, and using a sensitive skin lotion at least 3 times daily, even when the rash isn't there. If doing this plus the prescription steroid cream isn't enough, time to see a dermatologist! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I work at a restaurant that serves hand-spun shakes made in metal tins. After having to make some last night, I think I got freezer burn on my fingers. They are discolored and tender. What should I do?
Exam: Any burn even freezer burnt you need treatment and exam by physician for specific treatment ...Read more
Why do I smell on my heated regions while I'm on antipsychotics. I used to be clean everywhere and no bad smells. So this is embarrassing?
I was wondering, what can I do to clean arteries, my sisters had her neck done 2x for clogs. I exercise no smoke drink or drugs, tyvm.
Arteries: Please continue to see your doc and do what he/she says. Beyond that, consider a process called chelation. It can be done w/oral natural meds or the older and more time-consuming IV drip method. There is lots of science to back this up but some docs may not be aware. The TACT study is a good one. TACT 2 is presently being formulated. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Have a really bad razor burn all over my legs that itches like crazy bc i used an old razor. Anti-itch cream doesn't help. Help please!
Razor burn: Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water helps to soften hair. Use a lubricant when shaving. Avoid using products that contain alcohol or are scented. Shave in direction of the hair – not against it. Be gentle when shaving – don’t push down too hard. Moisturize skin after shaving. > ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I use minoxidil 5% but it causes irritation and redness on my forehead. Can I put cutivate when they seem.
Clarify please: Sorry, not sure that I understand. Please clarify and re-ask. ...Read more
Is there a natural cure/control for body odour. I ve chemical sensitivity i think & deodrants use causes me to feel sick, n i heard roll on blocks pore?
Why do my feet get restless in bed ? They feel like they have a weird kind of internal itch that drives me crazy
RLS: More than likely you have restless leg syndrome; urge to move your legs especially at rest, night time causing sleep disturbance, gets better during activity. Primary rls; cause unknown, secondary rls; causes, iron deffeciency anemia, thyroid problems, varicose veins, vit e and c deffeciency. Treatment; secondary, treat the cause. Primary, medications such as ronipirole helpful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Moisture wicking.: Dry max, nike and other companies make moisture wicking socks. They might cost a little more but may be well worth your while. ...Read more
Say what?: Your legs feel hot but when you touch them they feel cold? If that's what you mean, you may have either a circulatory problem or a neuropathy. Are your legs swollen? Is the color normal? Red? Blue? Can you feel things normally in your soles? Are you walking normally? Do your muscles cramp. These are things needed to be known before hazarding a guess--don't guess, see your doctor. ...Read more
I'm anemic and I have to smell perfume or hand sanitizer like almost everyday. I use to smell nail polish & remover but I stopped because I don't like the smell anymore.. What can I do to stop !?
See your doc. : Anemia and the associated deficiencies that may be present can stimulate the quirky cravings of taste and smell that you describe. The real issue is normalizing red blood cell levels, and therefore improving oxygen delivery to your tissues. Get a complete evaluation by your PCP, with a hematologist if complex. ...Read more
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