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Why Does My Skin Burn When I Put Lotion On After Shaving
Ease up!: You are probably pressing too hard as you pull the razor across your face, and you're removing a layer of skin cells along with your beard. Ease up. The other possibility is that you are having either an allergic or a direct irritant reaction to some component of the lotion; try a different one. ...Read more
Sensitive 2 ingrednt: Aclohol is commonly used as a solvent for fragrances in sunscreens and this may be one cause for the burning. Try fragrance free or sensive skin sunscreen. Sunblocks with micronized zinc oxide are usually very easy and non-irritating to the skin. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
using diffrin 1%cream at night, my skin burns when I put it on and afterwards when I have my face against pillow or when I put cream on my face. Help?
Need more info: Do you mean skin feel like burning or actually a physical burn? Need more info and history ...Read more
Silvadene (silver sulfadiazine): If first degree burn, often cool compresses and steroid cream may be sufficient. If second degree burn, Silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) cream provides zinc oxide for healing and protection along with a topical antibiotic - provided you are not allergic to Sulfa. keeper covered with cotton wrap and change daily. Seek medical attention asap if any symptoms/signs of infection. Take care! ...Read more
Not really: Burns are the response of the tissues to injury from heat. It is simply inflammation which means increase blood flow to the area to promote healing. Depth determines care. Do not use ice worsens already injured skin. Cool water soaks help as can taking anti-inflammation medicines like Motrin or advil (ibuprofen). Avoid any further damage as this can cause scarring . Good skin cream applied daily/gently helps. ...Read more
Clean it: Clean the area with water and apply vazeline twice a day until it heals.If the area becomes red or painful you should see a doctor to be sure it is not infected. If some bits of the asphalt or seen in your skin after it has healed they can be removed by a laser known as the ruby or the alexandrite. These persistent particles if they occur are called traumatic tattoos. ...Read more
I am in marketing field, so most of time have to go on field for meeting, affects in skin burn or tan. Suggest for glowing skin?
I'm not sure I: completely grasp you question. Think you saying you have to travel a lot for work and are at risk of sun exposure? Goal is looking healthy without dangerous UV exposure. Do apply a daily product with at least 30 SPF sun block. Perhaps you want to try one with a little bronzer or chemical self-tanner in it so you can achieve a healthy glow. Hope this helps:) ...Read more
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Second Degree Burn: If the second-degree burn is no larger than 3 inches (7.6 centimeters) in diameter, treat it as a minor burn. If the burned area is larger or if the burn is on the hands, feet, face, groin or buttocks, or over a major joint, treat it as a major burn and get medical help immediately. Minor burns: cool the burn, cover with gauze, take over the counter pain relievers, do not pop blisters. ...Read more
Matter of degree: There are 3 degrees of burn-1, 2, and 3 graded by severity. Sunburn would be a typical 1st degree burn, blistering from steam or a hot surface that is very painful would be typical for grade2. In grade3 burns the injury is so severe that the pain nerves are destroyed and paradoxically there is less pain. The crucial factor is how much surface area of the skin is involved. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Skin burns: Old terminology: 1st degree=tender, reddened skin; 2nd degree: painful redness & blisters; 3rd degree: waxy, white skin with loss of feeling; 4th degree: muscle and bone involvement. Now termed partial thickness and full thickness burns. Severity also depends on amount of skin involved & location: face, hands, genitals more significant than patch on arm & should be treated by doc/er. ...Read more
1-2-3: 1st degree is just redness, but no blisters. 2nd degree is blisters and any open skin wounds you have. They hurt. 3rd degree burns do not hurt and usually went through all the skin layers. 4th degree burns- burns through muscle and bone. See your doctor if you have 2nd or greater. Aloe Vera for 1st. ...Read more
Allergies?: Perhaps you are allergic or sensitive to one of the ingredients. Change and see what happens. ...Read more
So many reasons: There are so many reasons you can experience these symptoms. Have you tried any new detergents or body washes? Have you been traveling or exposed to any new substances? These symptoms could be related to any number of problems, so i urge you to visit your primary care physician or even your dermatologist for further analysis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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