Can taking vitamin E supplements help skin?

Yes. For a more thorough discussion please visit the website for the linus pauling institute through oregon health sciences. The most important issue is that vitamin e is not one chemical and components act differently. http://lpi.oregonstate.edu/infocenter/skin/vitamine/.

Related Questions

I am having radiesse (dermal fillers) injections tomorrow and I have been taking vitamin E supplements everyday. Should I cancel my appt.?

Maybe, bleeding. Vitamin e can increase your chance of having bleeding and bruising if taken in higher doses (more than 1-2000 iu/day). Up to you. These effects should wear off a week or so after stopping the supplement. Not hard science, case reports. Read more...
Probably not . This may depend on the preference of your injecting physician. If you are taking a regular supplement in the range of 400 iu it is most likely not a concern. Read more...
Vit E causesbruising. Vit e supplements can increase the likelihood of bruising. It is possible to have no bruising but you should not take a chance on this before an important event like wedding or reunion etc. Read more...

Taking vitamin E supplement may cause cancer later on?

Depends. Vitamin has 8 subtypes. Studies done showing increased risk of prostate cancer used only one (alpha). Each subtype does different things, and vit e is best taken as a combination of more than one subtype. Gamma and delta are good for the heart and blood vessels. Unique e is a brand that gives mixed tocopherols. There are also other brands. Read more...

Do any of the vitamin e, D3 and zinc supplements work?

Absolutely. They all have major benefit in producing a healthy body. Significant deficiency of any of them has serious health implications. Read more...

Can I take vitamin E supplements after my ovulation (two weeks wait) if I'm trying for a baby. Thank you.?

Sure. It's fine - but in recommended dosage only. If you are trying to conceive, your best vitamin balance will come in a prenatal vitamin - it will include everything you need. No more, no less. Good luck! Read more...

Is walgreens or whole foods the best brand of vitamin E supplement?

Neither. Depends on who makes it for them as neither makes their own. You need "mixed tocopherols" to benefit your health not just vit e which is usually just one form of the many and is a synthetic which is cheaper but can lead to bad outcomes. I use pure encapsulations brand, other good quality ones are from orthomolecular, metagenics. Read label and remember you get what you pay for! Read more...