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How to maintain pimple free face? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 01-Feb-2014
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Doctor:How can I help you?
User:Good Evening Doctor,i have to ask You Three Questions
User:Second - I am
User:What kind of care should we give to our Face?
User:1) Regarding Face care
Doctor:It depends on what you are looking for.
User:Pimple free Skin,and may be more fairer
User:with Good Facial hairs
User:and protection from Sun Light!
Doctor:Each of these need individualized remedies.
User:Please let me know.
Doctor:If you have suffer from frequent acne outbreaks, then you need to be treated with good antiacne measures.
User:ill note it down
Doctor:Antiacne measures can be in the form of oral tablets or topical creams.
User:I dont have Frequent acne out breaks
Doctor:I suggest patients to use retinoids along with antibacterial preparation.
Doctor:You should consult a dermatologist to find the right treatment to prevent acne outbreaks.
Doctor:As far as facial care is concerned
Doctor:I recommend my patients not to wash too frequently.
User:My priority is get a More Fairer Face with Good Facial hairs
Doctor:Infact not more than twice a day.
Doctor:Use antiacne soaps like sebamed
Doctor:For skin lightening, I recommend patients to use sun screen with good SPF (more than 25) such as suncross
Doctor:along with good moisturizer such as cetaphil.
User:How frequently?
User:Like in a day once?
User:both together?
Doctor:So sebamed soap wash not more than twice along with sunscreen and moisturizer.
Doctor:Sunscreen stays on your skin as long as you rub them off giving you protection.
Doctor:If you need to wash the face, you need to apply it again as you walk into the sun.
Doctor:So you need to time the use as per needs.
User:ok Sir,and for Good Facial hair?
Doctor:For example, you can use the soap to wash your face; apply the sunscreen as you go out to work.
User:I am having normal hair growth
Doctor:If the sunscreen needs to wiped off, you can wipe with plain water and apply the moisturizer.
Doctor:Get back on sunscreen as you come out of work.
Doctor:Repeat the process.
User:Ok sir
Doctor:As far as facial hair is concerned, I do not think any facial care will provide significant results.
Doctor:If you have problems with facial hair (such as no growth)
Doctor:you need to see a doctor and find the reasons for less growth.
User:Vitamin Tablets wont help sir?
Doctor:Treatment is based on the cause.
Doctor:Vitamin preparations such as biotin forte is suggested for patients with hair fall problem. But if your problem is less facial hair, vitamin supplements may or may not help.
Doctor:It is important to identify the cause if any and treat it accordingly.
User:I went to tirupathi before 2 months and have shaved my hairs
Doctor:The cause may be related to infection, hormonal or any other specific inflammation.
Doctor:Treatment should be directed accordingly.
User:and now The hair growth is very Minimal
User:where every month i used to get hair cut
User:Now i am on stage where hair growth has stopped
Doctor:I don't think shaving scalp hair or the visit to Tirupathi has anything to do with low scalp hair growth.
User:but the rate of growth has been reduced
Doctor:if you have no hair fall issues and you have no bald scalp patches you need not be worried.
User:and i see danddruff
Doctor:If you have dandruff that may be a cause.
User:what can be done DR?
Doctor:you should get that treated with good antidandruff shampoo.
Doctor:you can try Nizoral shampoo.
Doctor:Follow directions as instructed on it.
Doctor:Apply the shampoo on your scalp and not hair
Doctor:use it twice or thrice a week.
Doctor:You can also add vitamin supplement (biotin forte) for added benefits.
Doctor:Have you followed?
Doctor:Do you have any other query?
User:yes Doctor
User:Scalp in the Sense the skin around the hair?
Doctor:Do you have any other query?
Doctor:Scalp is the skin on your head where hair follicles are located.
Doctor:You can google for images if you aren't clear about scalp.
User:I usually take breakfast late,and i am now Having a Big Tummy
User:say at 12 o clock i take Breakfast
User:and skip lunch
User:thats due to my Job
User:need to reduce the FAT
User:and is This healthy the Food intake?
Doctor:Off course it isn't. If your weight is reducing and you find there are fat deposits in the body then something is wrong.
Doctor:Unfortunately the first step to take care of this problem is
Doctor:you need to plan and find time for other activities.
Doctor:I recommend my patients small frequent meals instead of one or two large meals.
Doctor:Exercise to shed calories and to tone up muscle is also recommended.
User:So Doctor how Many hours,Should we Sleep?Take Breakfast and Dinner((Time) what time is best to go to bed and wakeup? what should be the Dishes in BF/Lunch and Dinner? widt exercise
Doctor:Sleep requirement is not standardized. It varies as per individual needs.
Doctor:On an average every individual needs 6-8 hours of sleep.
Doctor:You need hit the bed after an hour or two after dinner.
Doctor:And about what should be your breakfast/lunch and dinner -
Doctor:you can discuss with a nutritionist.
Doctor:You would have an option to take a diet call on your XXXXXXX home page
User:ok sir
Doctor:You can discuss and find solutions.
User:I AM Done,Thanks A Lot :)
Doctor:Do you have any more questions?
User:No sir Thanks
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor:Bye for now.
User:ok,Dr During Night i have Itchiness inside the Anus
User:and when i excrete
User:can see white worms in the stool
Doctor:it may be parasite infection
User:I used 2 have when i was young
User:doctor has given me some medicine and got settled down
Doctor:You can use Tablet Albendazole
Doctor:400mg one dose for it
User:what is the Direction?
Doctor:single tablet 400mg
User:after Food or B4 food?
Doctor:after food
User:If my Sis Kid having the same issue
User:she is 3 and half
Doctor:you can use same medicine
Doctor:but in low dosage
User:Any side Efects Dr?
User:Single dose will be Fine?
Doctor:single dose will be fine
User:Ok Thanks Doc
Doctor:my pleasure
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