COPD Question

Using liquid oxygen but find I get very dry and red patches of skin on my face

My oxygen clinic nurse says the dry patches (which come and go) on my face are caused by being on liquid oxygen. However, I have heard that I should not use any products that include petroleum or paraffin. I haven't yet been to talk to the pharmacist so was wondering if anyone can suggest what I might be able to use to moisturise my skin? I had wondered about raw coconut oil which is 100% natural but as it is 'oil', could this also… read more

tags: Moisturiser with liquid oxygen

posted 14 days ago by A MyCOPDTeam User

Coconut 100% oil 8s good for so many things! I put it in my dogs food once day for his skin rash. He is 10 years and it has really

posted 13 days ago

The advice not to use any petroleum products is because should there be any fire where your cannula could burn, the petroleum product would feed the fire and… read more

posted 12 days ago

@A MyCOPDTeam User hi Jean when I bath I put some baby oil in the bath that way I don't get affected give it a try and let me know

posted 9 days ago
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