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Medicine to get rid of facial hair - 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 :   doctor
Doctor :   Tell me xxxxxxx
User :   i have hair on my face which is visible
User :   can u help me out
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/No
User :   22 years
User :   xxxxxxx
Doctor :   are there any medical problem that you are facing
Doctor :   Like Hyperthyroidism or
User :   no
Doctor :   Menstrual relate peroblems
Doctor :   are your Periods regular
User :   it is irregular
Doctor :   any over weight
User :   but that is because of my baby
Doctor :   Which are he areas that you would have excess hairs.
Doctor :   ok
User :   i m still feeding
User :   i have already consult
User :   whole body
User :   but face is the main problem
Doctor :   Have you tried any medical measures..
Doctor :   ok
User :   no
Doctor :   More on the sides and the Over the lips area are they
User :   yes
User :   my face looks black bcoz of this
Doctor :   Electrolysis, Laser Hair Removal
Doctor :   are some measures that you could look into
User :   i cant go for it
User :   bcoz its costly
Doctor :   electrologist inserts a needle into the follicle and sends an electric current through the hair root, killing it.
Doctor :   Thats for Electrolysis
User :   is there any ointment
Doctor :   Certainly they are the measures that would be near permanent
Doctor :   since by any other there are chances of recurrence
Doctor :   . A small area such as the upper lip may take a total of 4 to 10 hours and a larger area such as the bikini line may take 8 to 16 hours.
Doctor :   I n Laser therpy A laser is directed through the skin to the hair follicle, where it stops growth.
User :   what is the cost
Doctor :   that would depend on the Examination findings since only then the doctor would be able to tell you how many sittings it would need. and roughly the approximate cost too
User :   approx
Doctor :   A cream called eflornithine is available by prescription to treat facial hair growth in women.
Doctor :   We do not have the details on that a of now..
Doctor :   about teh cost factor..
User :   after my delivery i have lost the shine from my face its dull
Doctor :   oik.
User :   is there any ointment
Doctor :   for your Face you mean
User :   yes
Doctor :   are you breast Feeding now.
User :   yes
Doctor :   or applying any medications.
User :   my baby is16 monts
Doctor :   ok
User :   is there any ointment
User :   or medicine
Doctor :   I would suggest you to take Zinc based B--complex with
Doctor :   that will enhance the glow on teh face..
Doctor :   Alternatively
Doctor :   GNC product
User :   where will i get this gnc roduct
Doctor :   AloeVera Moisturizing Cream You can find the details from
Doctor :
Doctor :   about the product
User :   how many time i have to apply eflornithine
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form and say done when done.
Doctor :   that is prescription based drug..
Doctor :   and you will require a Hand Written prescription for that
Doctor :   It can be applied initially to smaller areas and just to see if you are not sensitive to it .
Doctor :   and later you can apply it to the area covered bythe Hairs,
Doctor :   once in the night only.
User :   n how many times zinc baed b complex have to be taken
Doctor :   That needs to be taken once daily in the afternoon.
Doctor :   after food.
User :   doctor can the skin colour b lightened
User :   is it poible
User :   possible
Doctor :   It will be if you have a natural Lighter skin shade and not otherwise..
Doctor :   to be Honest
Doctor :   Since the constitutional color would Remain.
Doctor :   Irrespective of the Artificial agents used.
User :   no i was very dark when i was born but now the colour has become very light
User :   i mean sawlarang
Doctor :   Ok that is bound to happen during the Growth Phase that you should Know
Doctor :   that would stop at the later date
Doctor :   the change in color..
User :   so i thought if i try it can be more light
Doctor :   No these changes are by and large static by now.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that you would like to know xxxxxxx.
User :   no thank you so much it was pleasure talking to you
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User :   can you give your clinic number
Doctor :   We only provide you medical advice and consultation over the Chat and Phone
User :   ok fine
Doctor :   Thanks for Consulting Health care Magic.
Doctor :   Bye for now.
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