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Medication for acne scars, dry skin - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi...
User :   i have acne n scars
Doctor :   Ok
User :   also my face gets dried so badly
Doctor :   Please provide your age, gender, location, occupation, marital status, height, weight
User :   23 female bangalore single
Doctor :   Have you used any medicines for this before?
User :   i am using kojivit gel
User :   but not much of use
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I suggest that you use Aziderm cream 20% twice a day for 2-3 months after washing your face.
Doctor :   Yoo can also use Caladryl lotion for the scars.
User :   than acne scars are more
Doctor :   Avoid frequent face washing, dont wash your face for more than 2 times.
Doctor :   Avoid constant touching of your face.
Doctor :   Ok
User :   ok.. is there any medicated face wash or mositurizer for dry skin and for removing scars??
Doctor :   If after 2 months of continuous use, there is no improvement, then I suggest that you consult a dermatologist
User :   ok
Doctor :   And then you may need to use Retinoids
User :   ??
Doctor :   It is better to use herbal products
Doctor :   Those creams are better given by a Dermatologist after physically examining you
Doctor :   Try to use Acnelak soap as it helps with the pimples and the scars

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