I got acupuncture for my chronically itchy skin and it was an unpleasant experience. Should I keep with it? [more inside]
7 month old puppy chewing herself constantly, huge bald spots. Any idea why? [more inside]
Should tea tree oil in bath water sting like crazy? [more inside]
I have eczema all over my dominant hand, which is making some day to day tasks difficult. What are some ways of getting around this? [more inside]
I have sensitive skin that dries out easily. Which types of soaps, washcloths, etc. should I use to help treat my skin better?
I have sensitive skin that dries out easily. Which types of soaps, washcloths, etc. should I use to help treat my skin better? [more inside]
What did I do to my poor face? [more inside]
How do astronauts and other trained professionals deal with itches while in pressurized suits for long durations of time? Does NASA make astronauts undergo "tickle conditioning" to reduce the stress caused by having an itch one can't scratch, or, likewise, the military with fighter pilots? Do the subjects just get used to the feeling, so that the itch deadens? Are antihistamines or similar drugs administered pre-flight? Has weightlessness been found to affect these and related parts of the nervous system that manage sensations of pain, discomfort, heat, cold, etc.?
Gumshoe dermatologists: What is going on with my hand and what can I do to fix it? [more inside]
What can I do to make laser hair removal treatments more tolerable? [more inside]
Please help me with my itchy and painful skin after a shower - it's driving me crazy!! [more inside]