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Medication for acne, oily skin - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you/
User :   hiii....
User :   regarding skin
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Please proceed
User :   whts the solution for oily skin
Doctor :   Oily skin needs regular cleansing with a herbal cleanser,
User :   can u specify any..
Doctor :   keeping the skin dry
Doctor :   Any good cleanser will do.
Doctor :   The cleanser should be glycerine based to avoid excess dryness.
User :   okk
User :   any solution for pimples
Doctor :   Have you used any medicines before for pimples?
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I suggest that you use Azelaic acid 20% cream twice a day for 2-3 months.
Doctor :   That helps with the pimples
Doctor :   You should first confirm with a patch test before using the product.

Doctor :   If there is no improvement with this you may need stronger medications after consultation with a dermatologist
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