Thank you for your post.
The current evidence about vitamin E and breast cancer relates to its oral form, when it’s taken as a supplement to help with menopausal symptoms. In the NICE guidelines it explains that vitamin E should not be prescribed to help with the menopause because its effectiveness is not clear and there has not been enough research to support its use.
It is fine to use vitamin E on the skin.
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