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70 percent of products may be contaminated with harmful impurities, and more than half of all products contain "penetration enhancers" that drive ingredients deeper into the skin to the blood vessels below
As a result of the decision, manufacturers may continue to label and advertise their cosmetics as "hypoallergenic" or make similar claims without any supporting evidence. Consumers will have no assurance that such claims are valid.
This medicine is used for the treatment of inflamed areas of the body, severe allergies, skin problems, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, organ transplantation, leukemias/lymphomas, brain swelling, ulcerative colitis, sarcoidosis, spinal cord injuries, Addison's disease, and arthritis.
This medicine is used in other diseases where the anti-inflammatory or immunosuppressant properties are needed. Talk with healthcare provider.
The rectal forms are used to treat symptoms from hemorrhoids or rectal itching or irritation.
Hydrocortisone is a man-made form of an important chemical produced in the body.
Hydrocortisone puts down the body's response to the allergen (the cause of the allergy) and reduces swelling, redness, itching, and other symptoms of allergy.
It also reduces the body's ability to fight infection.
Originally posted by GradyPhilpott
Your admitting to spying on your neighbor and rifling through her personal belongings and we're supposed to be worried about mad scientists.
My personal belief is that what goes into your body is much more important than what goes on it.
From your description, I would suggest that your neighbor probably has good reason to use this medication.
Originally posted by JBurns
It's like a cigarette manufactuer selling a "breath easy" medicine.