- Question from Ipivovar: How do I protect skin during radiation treatment?
- Answers - Carolyn Chang In general, you want to keep the skin moist. Moisturize and keep it clean. Don't use perfumed soap—if you can, find an anti-allergenic soap—and avoid the sun at all costs. For more details, I would really defer to a radiation therapist.
On Wednesday, April 20, 2005, our Ask-the-Expert Online Conference was called Reconstruction and Safe, Sexy Cosmetics. Carolyn C. Chang, M.D., Anna-Dee Rinehart, S.C.S., and moderator Lillie Shockney, R.N., B.S., M.A.S. answered your questions about reconstructive surgery and safe, sexy cosmetics.
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