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Pimples on the face, oily skin, reduce the oily content, home remedy like dal flour and sour curd paste application - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
User :   Good Afternoon doctor
Doctor :   Good Afternoon
Doctor :   Please proceed with the query.
User :   These days I am getting more pimples on my face
User :   is it beacause of heat
User :   mine is a oily face
Doctor :   Could you tell me your age.
User :   29
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   How is your diet.Do you eat more oily food.
User :   nope
User :   I avoid oil
User :   pimple comes n goes n I see another pimple
User :   I also get pimples 1 week b4 my periods as well
User :   but this time I had got even b4 my periods as well
Doctor :   It looks more like a pimple.Do you travel to work daily.
User :   yes
Doctor :   Since you travel to work,due to the pollution and the fact that you have a oily skin aggravates the problem.
User :   can u please suggest some solution
User :   I also want reduce the oliy content of my face
Doctor :   You can wash your face once you reach office and a non greasy lotion.
Doctor :   you can use products containing retinal a to control the pimples .
Doctor :   You can get this in any medical store.
User :   I do wash my face when I reach office
Doctor :   Try using acnil soap.
Doctor :   What face cream do you use
User :   can u suggest a product containing retinal
User :   I use pears for oliy skin(green colour one)
User :   n ponds white beauty
Doctor :   Ok
User :   is this ok
User :   I started using dove but my face was becoming dark, so I stopped
User :   but pears is suited well for me
Doctor :   How long have you been using ponds.
User :   from past 1 to 1 and half yr
Doctor :   Some fairness cream do form whiteheads,which later lead to pimples.
Doctor :   ok.Has pimples increased from then.
User :   i am seeing from past few months
User :   around my periods time
User :   but this time have got it much b4 that as well
Doctor :   Ok.Then you need to eat change your diet.
User :   but as u said I also see some small white pimple type
User :   some people tell it as a fat deposit
User :   n if I do facial they can remove it after steaming
Doctor :   Eat fresh fruits,drink lots of water.Avoid salt and spicy food before your periods.
Doctor :   what is your weight?
User :   early in the morning it is around 54
Doctor :   Your height.
User :   later 1 or 2 increase after eating
User :   around 5 ft
Doctor :   Ok.your weight is will need to stick to a food which is non oily.
Doctor :   It does not seem to be fat deposit.
User :   but isn't my weight more?
Doctor :   No. may be 3 to 4 kg more.
User :   ya
User :   I dont use much oil
User :   do I need to change my soap n face cream
Doctor :   You can follow the following routine.And apply multani mitti once a week to prevent oily skin.
Doctor :   Yes
User :   how do I apply multani mitti
Doctor :   You can use neutrgena products.they are dermatologically tested.
User :   just mix with water n apply
Doctor :   yes.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Regarding the pimple cream you can get which contain retinal A.we cannot tell the brand name.
Doctor :   You can get it your local medical store.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Have i answered your queries.
User :   I heard mixing dhal powder with soar curd and applying will reduce oil, is it so?
Doctor :   No you can use green gram powder with sour curd.
Doctor :   This will reduce it.
User :   ok
User :   howa bt soap and day cream?
Doctor :   Acnil soap and day cream you can use neutrogena spf 15 fairness cream.
User :   it will not make my face oily?
Doctor :   No it is non oily base.
User :   n will it not make my face dark?
User :   because dove was making my face look dark
Doctor :   No it is a sunsreen.
User :   is doing facial neccessary?
Doctor :   Not can aggravate your pimples.
User :   oh is it
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else i can help with.
User :   as of now nothing doctor
User :   thanks a lot
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.Bye for now.
User :   ok
User :   have a nice day
User :   bye
Doctor :   Bye.
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