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Dermabrasion for black spots on face - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hii
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   I have many small black spots on my face..
User :   how can i remove that.
User :   its not a birth mark
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   'm frm India = female
User :   single
User :   23 age
Doctor :   city
User :   working in a privatre sector
Doctor :   How long yoiu have this
User :   for few years... its appearing one by one.. first a small mark. then it gets darken.
Doctor :   How many spots are there?
Doctor :   WHat is the color is it pure black
User :   4-5
User :   yeah.
Doctor :   do they elevate from the normal skin
User :   no.. just a mark ..
Doctor :   size?
Doctor :   on both sides
Doctor :   ?
User :   yeah.. small jus a point..
Doctor :   do you have pimples
User :   no
Doctor :   They seem to be closed comedomes
User :   comedomes?
Doctor :   initiator for pimples
User :   but i dont have any pimples...
Doctor :   but it is good that they dint turn into pimples
Doctor :   so do they cause you any symptoms
User :   these marks are alwasder for few years.. whihc are not distubing my face.. i want to remove them .
Doctor :   apart from the spots
Doctor :   I think those are very superficial
Doctor :   and ou can get them removed cosmetically
Doctor :   by dermabrasion or the chemical peeling
Doctor :   You have to see a dermatologist/cosmetologist
User :   oh...
User :   laser treament wil go rite?
Doctor :   it is expensive
User :   then, hw can it be removed
User :   ??
Doctor :   you can try the inexpensive first
User :   ok
Doctor :   like dermabrasion
Doctor :   or chemical peeling
User :   means?
Doctor :   Get it done
User :   k
Doctor :   by an exp rienced
Doctor :   dermatologist
Doctor :   otherwise they may irritate
Doctor :   and cause more problems for few days
User :   also i have a scar on my face..came by an accident
Doctor :   how long it is there
User :   5 years or so
Doctor :   We may send you some important information about your condition after a thorough research
Doctor :   are thy correct
User :   yeah
Doctor :   I think yuo have to go for cosmetic therapy than relying on the expensive counter creams
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User :   k
User :   hw much de treatmnt costs?
Doctor :   it takes 5000 per session
User :   ohh...
Doctor :   it may take 2 to 3 sessions
User :   okay..
User :   costly than laser treatmnet
User :   costiler*
Doctor :   Laser is costlier
User :   hmm..i c
Doctor :   2 to 3k costlier
User :   okay
Doctor :   but first the doctor has to see
User :   okay
Doctor :   and decide which will benefit yoiu better
User :   okay
User :   thanks
Doctor :   he is the one who decides
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