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Questions tagged [personal-care]

Hacks related to the care of one's self, including grooming, first-aid, etc. But we are not medical professionals. Users seeking diagnoses or *personalized* medical advice should see a doctor.

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Fasten silicone glasses holder to arm of the glasses

I’ve bought a second glasses holder in the hope it won’t keep slipping off the arms. This is an ineffective product design. It is really annoying as I am in the middle of renovating a house. Every ...
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How can I growth my lashes without using any chemical? [closed]

I want to growth my lashes thick and long, but without any chemical because of sensitivity. I am afraid to use any chemicals. Every morning lashes fall on my face. How can I grow my lashes thick and ...
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How to keep smelling fresh without perfume

I have a unknown allergy to perfumes. My breathing gets blocked from my nose up if someone near me wears perfume. I am okay with mild to low perfume. But sometimes I feel I am not that fresh, and ...
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protect a split fingernail

The nail of one of my favorite fingers keeps splitting, and catching on things. So far it has not torn the quick, but my luck will not hold forever. What can I do to protect it from catching and ...
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Bug sting . tick? Spider? [closed]

I woke up today and realise of these stings in my ankles. Is that a tick sting? A spider sting? What can I do to prevent it
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What is the best solution for ring-around-the-collar stains?

Collar stains tend to be the first major sign of wear on men's dress shirts. Are there preventative measures I can take? What about reliable techniques once the stain has appeared?
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Keeping used/dirty clothes in suitcase

While travelling with one bag/suitcase. What is the best way to keep dirty/used clothes in bag along clothes with clean/new clothes.
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How to stop picking nose [closed]

I haven’t been taught how to blow nose and somewhere I read blowing out nose is bad for veins as when one blows, all the blood rush in veins X times faster. But I think I have a try nose as I have to ...
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Acne pimples on face

I have acne on my face from few years.i have used so many things for this take medicines from skin specialist but not useful at all kindly suggest me anything. I have oily skin.
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How Do I Reset My Sleep Schedule

I have been struggling with my sleep for a very long while. This has been a chronic problem. One that happens every night. I would like advice on how to reset my schedule so I’m able to fall asleep at ...
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How to comb wavy beard from looking stray

I got wavy hair and I love growing beard but I had to cut it short because I cannot trim at home as I have a vision problem so it is after every month along with hair cut. But during that time when it ...
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How I warm my feet in the winter season?

My feet can't warm in socks, shoes, or even under a quilt. I am not feeling well in the winter season because of this problem. How can I warm my feet in winter?
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How to avoid X-rays when having my teeth cleaned [closed]

I am adamantly opposed to having my head x-rayed every time I have my teeth cleaned. Is there a way I can force the dentist to clean my teeth without the obnoxious x-rays? This problem does not come ...
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How to find out if a pillow is unhealthy and bad for neck

I been having neck pain and sleepless night and I wonder if my pillow are beyond it’s age. So how does one find how long pillow are useful before it need changing and what are signs of unhealthy ...
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Is there any way to stop my breasts leaking in the shower during the months when I breastfeed?

A bit of an interesting question, I know, but this is causing me serious difficulty! I am a couple of weeks after birth, and breastfeed my child. During the day, I put pads in my bra to stop my ...
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How to reduce eye strain which comes only when watching animations and cartoons?

My eyes hurt sometimes. Though I watch a lot of videos on YouTube like educational, T.V. series, documentaries but I notice my eyes getting strained and tired only when I am watching cartoons, ...
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A remedy for an itchy healing cut [closed]

I cut my finger accidentally a couple days ago. Not too deep, but it was painful for a few seconds, and there was some bleeding. I debrided it with hydrogen peroxide 3% solution, and then applied a "...
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What's the easiest way to care for a wound on upper back?

I had a biopsy right in the center of my upper back and have been told to do the following daily: gently clean the site with soap and water (no scrubbing) apply Vaseline cover it with a band-aid ...
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Home Remedies for Oily Skin

I have oily skin both in the summer and the winter. Because of this, I have a lot of problems with acne, specifically blackheads. While I wash my skin daily, it is not helping clear the acne up. ...
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How can i remove dark spots from skin? [closed]

I had acne on my skin.Anyone tell me how to remove acne spots from my skin?
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How we can prevent whitening of hairs in young age without usage of hair color? [duplicate]

My hair's are getting white in very early age. so what should I do for solving that problem?hair colors and other medical treatments damage the hairs.any suggestion about it which is not harmful.any ...
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How can I remove moles permanently? [closed]

I have a lot of moles on my body, specially on my face and neck. How can I get rid of these moles permanently without getting marks? Is there a way to get rid of them, preferably without pain?
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How to get rid of sweaty palms?

I have a problem with sweaty palms. My palms always get sweaty and it is so irritating. Even in the winter season they always get sweaty. They are a problem for me, for example when I am writing my ...
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How to evenly trim a mustache in front of a mirror? [duplicate]

I often trim my mustache in front of a mirror and it always confuses me which side of the mustache I am currently trimming, which then leads to an unbalanced mustache. Is there a life hack for this ...
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How can I remove freckles from my skin? [closed]

my question is that: how to remove freckles from my face? As my face is completely covered by freckles and it becomes more prominant when I apply makeup or any other cosmetic to my skin. It becomes ...
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How can I get rid of varicose veins from my face? [closed]

Varicose veins are enlarged, weakened and visible veins under the skin surface, usually in a dark purple or blue color. In sunlight, these are very prominent on my face, which is very embarrassing for ...
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How can I manage time? [closed]

Time issue become common for a group of people. I am a student and a teacher at the same time. I belongs to a large family system. I also have some personal responsibilities. I am too much tried ...
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How can I save my season dresses properly without any wardrobe and box?

I live in a little room don't have enough space for any wardrobe and box for saving clothes. I face difficulty when season off and I did not save my season dresses properly. So I waste a huge ...
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How can I increase my eating speed?

My eating speed is not as fast as normal people. In parties and other events I can't eat according to my need because of speed issue. In friends circle when we eat something they make fun of my eating ...
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What to do with dry skin? [closed]

I have very dry skin. Specially in winter season I faced this problem alot. I used lotion daily but it is not effected too much. What home remedy should we do for this.
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What to do if you get bitten by a snake?

We live in a remote area far from the city and we have to bring in fire wood from from the jungle. We often forget to take our medical kit with us. In case we get bitten by a venomous snake (there are ...
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How can I warm my feet in winter without shoes and socks?

In winter how can I warm my feet without using of shoes and socks? Because I can't use shoes dua to a injure in my feet . So what should I do for warming my feet?
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How can I prevent my hands from knife cut during cooking?

I am not a expert cook and facings too much difficulties during cooking . One of them is knife cuts. Mostly I cut my fingers. How can I prevent my hands from knife cut during cooking?
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Is there any tip for removing oil from hair without hair washing?

I use a oil for hair. Sometimes don't having time or any other reason I can't wash my hair immediately. Is there any way or tip for removing oil from hair without hair washing?
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How can I prevent water from entering my ears during a bath?

I am a young girl but still facing difficulty when taking a bath, because during the bath a little amount of water usually enters my ears and disturbs me. After bathing I am feel something strange ...
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How to better and smooth cracked heels and make them soft?

How to better and smooth the cracked heels and make naturally softer my skin. Please tell me in detail, my heels are cracked and sometime more pain arises. When I use lotion/moisturizing cream then I ...
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How to effectively delay the need to pee when I really can't go?

There are times when we really can't go to the toilets, e.g. clinical urine tests requiring the first morning urine. so we must hold that first pee from the time of waking up until reaching the lab, ...
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which bag is more suitable as a shopping bag? [closed]

I have listen in research that the plastic shopping bags we used to put eatable things like fruit vegetables can effect thier nutrients which is harmful for health so which type of bag is suitable ...
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How to quickly remove Sun Tan?

I need a way to remove sun tan quickly, I'm a cricket player and i play cricket match every weekend whenever i come back from a cricket match, color of my face and neck turns totally different from ...
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How to minimise food spitting from sneezing

I experience this embarrassing scenario of sneezing while my mouth is full with food, and it has been happening again quite often recently(Well count myself unlucky, even when I took a friend's advice ...
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I keep wasting a ton of time on the internet, lifehacks for productivity / will?

I spend a lot of time online. Almost all of it is wasted. Reddit, social media, the news, etc. I can spend 10's of hours just dicking around doing nothing. It's incredibly unproductive, hurts my ...
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How to cut fingernails to a certain length

2 millimetres length is enough for work. How can I reliably cut them to that length? I am used to lining the finger clipper to my fingernail and sometimes undercutting.
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How to have long fingernails for work and have them look clean for private tutoring?

I am a man. I need long fingernails for the job I have- just thumb and pointer finger. It is fiddly manual work- they provide tools but often my hands aren't good enough to use those tools effectively....
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How to apply skin toner with stubble on face?

I don't shave every day. If I try to apply skin toner to my face with a cotton pad, and I haven't recently shaven, then the pad gets carded to shreds against my facial stubble. My toner is expensive,...
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How to grow hair in this style?

Recently I'm thinking about change my hairstyle. I run into some hairsyles that I like. One of them is this: How can I grow hair like this? I have medium straight hair now, and I want to know how I ...
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How to get rid of bad breath

I brush multiple times in a day, use mouth wash as well. Take mouth fresheners multiple times. But, seem to never get rid of bad breath. I don't have bad gums either. Any suggestions?
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How do I get up quicker in the morning?

If I am tired, I don't want to get up. What are a few tips for getting up quicker?
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Cotton Buds - stiffening the stick

Where I live, we can no longer buy cotton buds with plastic sticks, they are basically banned to try to keep the plastic out of the environment. However, the replacement version with a rolled-paper ...
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How to lifehack a doctor? [closed]

I live in the US where doctors are not free. The lower half of the population does not have health insurance. I've had a migraine for 8 days. My vitals are normal and will just get a referral to see a ...
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How can I prevent tissues from falling back into the box?

I get the larger size boxes of tissues (210 count). Once the box of tissues only has about 1/3 of the tissues remaining, the top tissue isn’t very close to the opening of the box, so gravity usually ...