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Why Does My Skin Breakout After I Use An Astringent
Moisturisers/steroid: Use moisturisers after bathing daily and mild to medium potency corticosteroid cream or ointment during flare ups. ...Read more
What can I eat to stop breakouts on my face i tried every can you please ? Is there anything i can use for dry skin to?
Dear doc, everytime i try to use nivea soft i have a breakout, i have oily combination skin,could it be causing the cause?
2 months off dairy skin has improved significantly. I suspect dairy allergy. Few breakouts. What can I use to even out skin tone and reduce blemishes?
What products CANT I use on my face?
Or what am i doing that's causing acne?
I have VERY acne prone skin&breakout for anything that crosses my face.
How to prevent acne? I get breakouts when i'm in the sun. And i can't use benzoyl peroxide as it irritates my skin. Please help
Ideas: If you cannot tolerate benzoyl peroxide, your physician will probably offer you topical clindamycin. This is likely to give you a good result. If you can use the oral contraceptive pill, it may clear you. Your physician has other remedies as well. Talk with him/her also about a good sunscreen. ...Read more
Is it good to use vitamin E oil ( 1 time on face) for mild acne-prone skin ? Does it clog pores and can breakout more? ( m using it 4 light redness )
Yes, BUT: It will not be of any benefit unless you wish to oil your face. The masturbation is not relevant. If you wish for less acne a dermatologist will help you. Meanwhile you can try using tiny amounts of benzoyl peroxide gel. Look for the lowest %. 5% or lower. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have very problematic skin since I have turned 30; I have consistent acne breakouts which I use diffrren gel for but it causes peeling and dry skin no matter if I use a moisturizer or not and i still have breakouts that have caused scaring. What should
See below: You should see a dermatologist and discuss acutane. ...Read more
Acne: Heat, sweating, excess oil production, hormone changes are all possible causes of breaking out more in the summer. You could try otc acne med or cleansers. You could also consider showering with soap after exercise. There are many available treatment for the outbreaks. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Why does my skin breakout with a fungal rash every time it is sealed off and cannot breathe i e with Saran wrap?
?: Why are you occluding your skin with saran wrap? However, fungus likes a moist, warm and often darker area to grow. If you seel off the skin, moisture and warmth increase and thus fungus can have a better environment to grow - thus why diaper rashes are often fungal - the area is moist, warm and dark. ...Read more
Stress and Acne: Stress can also produce more hormones by stimulating the adrenal glands. In fact, hormonal problems are usually the culprit when it comes to people who have severe cystic acne. The adrenal glands produce cortisol, which can cause the sebaceous glands to produce more sebum. As a result, the skin can become oily. The oil can mix with dead skin cells and bad bacteria can be trapped causing acne. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Acne medications: Acne flare-ups during drug detox or other times of life can be treated with routine acne medications. This includes over-the-counter benzoyl peroxide creams or gels. A doctor can also prescribe antibiotic gels such as Cleocin (clindamycin phosphate) t gel and/or retinoids such as differin gel. Detox is a stressful time, so one should be sure not to over-scrub, over-wash, or otherwise irritate his or her skin. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Happy Skin: Skin is the major protection of our delicate internal tissues from a harsh environment, it is susceptible to injury itself. Sun, shaving and many chemicals are very irritating as well as constant exposure to moisture reduces protective skin oils and sets the skin up for injury. The trick is to apply good protective skin cream frequently and minimize ongoing damage. Clean it using gentle means. ...Read more
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