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How to get rid of the black spots in my face? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 23-Oct-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Pigmentation Problems
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Practicing since : 2002
Answered : 106 Questions
Doctor:How can I help you today?
User:my face has lots of black spots
User:it looks very odd
User:how can i get rid of it
Doctor:We need to first find the cause of it
Doctor:Sometimes it is just tanning from sunlight exposure
User:no mine is not due to sunlight
User:actually some are pimples spots
User:n some came by itself
Doctor:There are some creams available that help with dark patches
Doctor:Like kojic acid etc
User:even nowdays birth marks are coming on my face
Doctor:But you need to get a prescription from a dermatologist
User:how can i get rid of birth marks
User:n acne marks
Doctor:Yes this above cream is effective
Doctor:for all these marks
Doctor:But may have some side effects like redness of the area, etc
User:can i starte using it
User:can i apply at night times, as my office hours are 8 pm to 5 am
User:isnt there any homopathy medicine
Doctor:Actually it is recommended to be applied at night time
Doctor:There may be
Doctor:But I am not a specialist in homeopathy
Doctor:So I wont be able to advice on that
User:so what should i do if these side effect ll occur
Doctor:If you apply on the affected area only, the risk will be less
User:ok, shall i apply in the morning while going to bed
User:ok, thank u
Doctor:Usually if given some time. such marks diminish on their own
User:ok ll wait for one month n check, if not i ll try this
Doctor:I meant that as years pass by the marks may reduce
User:so u sugeest me not to use it... okay
User:can u suggest me on daily creams
Doctor:You can try it on a small patch of skin
User:like currently i m using lacto calamine
User:can i continu to use the same
User:or switch on to some other cream
Doctor:I would recommend not to use this medicine or any other medicine on face
Doctor:unless the medicine is clearly proven to work
User:if i wont use crime then my face ll be dry
User:and white powder like things ll come on face
Doctor:Lets talk more about it
Doctor:Can you explain it in detail?
Doctor:Does lactocalamine work for it?
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