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help my monitor is making my skin very dry!
    #3140432 - 09/15/04 09:02 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

I have a 21" CRT monitor and i spend quit allot of time in front of it doing research, playing games and posting here and it dried out my face.

I know for sure its the monitor since when i work at my laptop for a few days my skin gets much better. When i sit in front of the regular one my skin cracks up like hell.

Any ideas what to do?


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Re: help my monitor is making my skin very dry! [Re: Scarfmeister]
    #3140446 - 09/15/04 09:04 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

moisturizing lotion?

i dunno, that sounds really crazy to me... :shrug:


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Re: help my monitor is making my skin very dry! [Re: Scarfmeister]
    #3140453 - 09/15/04 09:05 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

maybe try blinking


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Re: help my monitor is making my skin very dry! [Re: debianlinux]
    #3140467 - 09/15/04 09:06 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

your monitor shrivels up your skin? dries it out?

thats fucked up dude


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Re: help my monitor is making my skin very dry! [Re: Krishna]
    #3140471 - 09/15/04 09:06 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

i know! i never had any problems before. It got worse when i started scratching. Now even when i take a break it just takes a few hours infront of the screen to make me relapse.


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Re: help my monitor is making my skin very dry! [Re: Moonshoe]
    #3140479 - 09/15/04 09:07 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

yeah it makes it really dry and itchy. What kind of fucked up radiation is coming from this monster anyway?


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Re: help my monitor is making my skin very dry! [Re: Scarfmeister]
    #3140490 - 09/15/04 09:08 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

i'm telling you. your eyes are sapping moisture from your face so they don't shrivel up and roll out of their sockets.


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Re: help my monitor is making my skin very dry! [Re: debianlinux]
    #3140533 - 09/15/04 09:14 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

sounds reasonable


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Re: help my monitor is making my skin very dry! [Re: Scarfmeister]
    #3140607 - 09/15/04 09:25 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

Well, all it's doing is shooting millions and millions of electrons at your face all the time. Let's see.

You have a 21 inch monitor, so let's say you're running at
1280x1024 @ 75Hz. This should be a big number :smile:

1280x1024 = 1,310,720 pixels.

1,310,720 pixels @ 75Hz refresh rate = 98,304,000 electrons being shot directly at your face and into your eyes every second, for hours at a time =D

Thats what coming out of your monitor. LCDs = <3


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Re: help my monitor is making my skin very dry! [Re: freddurgan]
    #3140621 - 09/15/04 09:27 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

the electrons excite phosphors which emit photons.

photon != electron


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Re: help my monitor is making my skin very dry! [Re: Scarfmeister]
    #3140639 - 09/15/04 09:30 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

spend some time away from the computer?
i find that hard to believe though, it's making your face dry and itchy?


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Re: help my monitor is making my skin very dry! [Re: debianlinux]
    #3140738 - 09/15/04 09:48 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

Quote:

debianlinux said:
the electrons excite phosphors which emit photons.

photon != electron




Well that makes more sense. Photons = not harmful. That many electrons every second would surely hurt you after a while.

At least my math was right.


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Re: help my monitor is making my skin very dry! [Re: Scarfmeister]
    #3140742 - 09/15/04 09:50 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

Sue the company that made the monitor of course.


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Re: help my monitor is making my skin very dry! [Re: Scarfmeister]
    #3140904 - 09/15/04 10:19 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

Ive got a 21 inch crt monitor i sit infront of more then i should. I love it tho. If that thing died i would cry.


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Re: help my monitor is making my skin very dry! [Re: Scarfmeister]
    #3140971 - 09/15/04 10:32 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

I use a sun 21" monitor and my face does not dry out. I think you eat to many drugs!


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