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Is olive oil good for a baby's dry skin and face?

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From: 
A Reader
Question: 

Can my 3 week old grandaughter use olive oil on dry skin and face?

Source: 
Dr. Deane
Answer: 

While olive oil has been used on dry skin for millennia and allergy to olive oil is extremely rare, the face is very sensitive skin. You may want to consult your pediatrician to make sure you are really treating just dry skin and not some other problem.

Date: 
Sunday, July 6, 2008

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