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Creams for removal of streach marks, obesity - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi doc
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help u
Doctor :   please proceed with your query

User :   is there any cream or anything available at stores that can reduce or remove stretch marks
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
i will help u in this \
User :  
in mumbai
Doctor :   can i ask few Q
User :  
sure
Doctor :  
stretch marks for whom?
User :  
for men
User :  
due to puttin on weight in last 3 yrs
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
wats your age
User :  
25
Doctor :  
wats your age
User :  
25
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
wats your height
Doctor :  
and weight
User :  
5 feet 9 inch
User :  
weight 105 kilos
User :  
i got these marks in 2007 beginning
User :  
i was 95 kilos then
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :  
its due to over wt
User :  
yes
Doctor :  
your Body mass index is 28
Doctor :  
its obesity
User :  
ok
Doctor :   i will advice your cream
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but thats not permanent solution
User :  
am sorry my weight is nw 110
User :  
jus checked
Doctor :  
weight reduction is the ideal treatment
User :  
some error in reading earlier
Doctor :  
yes the BMI is 29 then
Doctor :  
is very obese
User :  
u mean i reduce n can i get rid
User :  
ok with reduction what can i apply to reduce it
Doctor :  
yes thats the permanent solution
Doctor :  
are yu doing any exercise
User :  
not yet
User :  
i will start wid jogging
Doctor :   thats good
Doctor :  
but yu need to do it early
User :  
ok
Doctor :  
because obesity is a risk factor for heart disease
User :  
ok
Doctor :  
hypertension and diabetes
User :  
ok
Doctor :  
and high cholestrol
User :  
ok
Doctor :  
did yu check your cholestrol
User :  
no
Doctor :  
please get the cholestrol level done
Doctor :  
its very important
Doctor :  
becasue it can be cause for obesity
Doctor :  
do yu have family history of obesity
User :  
ok\
User :   no
Doctor :  
thats good
Doctor :  
any hypertension or heart disease
User :  
no
Doctor :  
ok
User :  
but which is d cream doc?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :  
i will advice
Doctor :  
where exactly the stretch marks are
User :   left and right on the back jus above the butt and slightly in the stomach near d navel and little bit on the arms at d shoulders
Doctor :  
is it white in color and is it linear
User :  
no its more or less reddish n brownish
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :  
Stretchnil cream
User :  
is it available in med shop in mumbai
Doctor :   2 times a day for 2 months
User :  
ok
Doctor :   yes its avaialble
Doctor :  
after cleaning that area with warm nomal water
User :  
n can i apply on all places
Doctor :  
morning and after noon
User :  
ok
Doctor :  
yes use with a cotton bud
User :  
ok
User :  
does it stick to the clothes
Doctor :  
other impotant measure to over come stretch marks
Doctor :   after application live it for 15 to 20 min
Doctor :  
it will get dry soon
User :   ok
Doctor :   other impotant measure to over come stretch marks
Doctor :   Brush your skin with a loofah or skin brush when you shower to stimulate circulation.
Doctor :   Massage cocoa butter into the stretch marks.
User :   ok
Doctor :   cocoa butter is very good
User :  
ok
Doctor :  
do this in the after noon
User :  
where can i get cocoa butter
Doctor :  
maily in the exposed parts of body
Doctor :  
you will get this in provision store
User :  
ok
Doctor :  
Use vitamin E oil on your stretch marks. Massage it into your skin after a shower.
Doctor :   Eat foods high in vitamins A, E and C
Doctor :   like fresh fruits - apple, mangoes, amla, chikoo, gauva and oranges
User :  
ok
Doctor :  
Eat foods that contain essential fatty acids
User :  
ok
Doctor :   are yu intrested in any minor procedures??
Doctor :  
like chemical peeling
User :  
no doc
Doctor :  
or derma abrasion
User :  
i shall try this
Doctor :  
ok
User :  
n get bk
Doctor :  
first try with this
User :  
thanks a lot
Doctor :  
and get back
User :  
ok
Doctor :  
please fill the feedback form
User :  
will take ur leave nw
Doctor :  
is there any else i can help u with
User :   thats all for nw doc thank u
User :  
bye
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
take care bye for now
Doctor :  
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