The Use Of Vaseline For The Face Of Adolescents Aged 14 Years?
Hello doctor. I want to ask if I use vaseline on my face. Is there a reaction? Does the skin peel?
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Vaseline (based on product claims) is a beauty product that mostly functions as a moisturizer with a moisturizer so that it can help maintain skin moisture. With a variety of ingredients in it, this product is expected to help maintain consumer skin moisture, so as to maintain healthy and fresh skin. In addition, some benefits based on product claims are to provide good moisture for broken leg skin, reduce dry lips, or help clean up makeup.
Although this product is claimed to be safe and beneficial for skin health and beauty, and this product has been registered with BPOM; but sometimes there are some individuals / consumers who are not suitable with this product, causing side effects that are not expected either in the form of complaints of itching, redness, or may cause inflammation of the skin area. But there is no data that provides information on side effects experienced by consumers. Therefore, for consumers who are new to using this product, this product should be used on a small part of the skin, such as some facial skin in the jaw or cheek area. Apply this product to an area that is not too broad and apply every day (according to instructions for use) at the same point for 4-7 days to find out possible side effects. So if during the 4-7 days there are no annoying side effects, this product can be used widely.
In connection with your question, the intended use of this product is to provide good moisture to the consumer's skin, so it is expected not to cause skin damage and does not cause harmful side effects such as exfoliation or red skin, therefore, this product according to his claim does not cause dry skin and peel unnaturally.
Unless you are incompatible with one of the active ingredient compositions used therein, side effects of using this product may occur as described above.
Therefore, you can start using this product by skin care as described above. Thus, unexpected side effects can be prevented.
However, if you need more sophisticated information relating to your skin care, you can consult your dermatologist for an interview, examination and treatment of your skin.
Thus the info we can convey.