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Scaly skin on face, skin pigmentation - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hello
Doctor :   Hi
User :   actually i have some skin problem
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query
Doctor :   ok
User :   i am facing some scally skin on my face with white patches
User :   and my face colour is getting pigmented
User :   its not even
User :   a year long
Doctor :   Can you describe it?
Doctor :   How long hat is been?
Doctor :   Do you get exposed to sun a lot?
User :   no
User :   most of the time i spend in ofice
User :   like under AC
Doctor :   ok
User :   basically i my skin became dry
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Is it there on any other parts of your body?
User :   like my back
User :   ear
User :   neck
Doctor :   Or is limited to your face?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   So. It is Spreading to other parts also. Right?
Doctor :   It would be nice, If you can mail me the pictures of the lesions as it will help me in coming to a closer diagnosis
Doctor :   You can mail me the pictures
Doctor :   Apply a good Moisturizer regularly and also before going to bed as it will help in reducing dry skin.
Doctor :   Use calamine lotion locally to prevent further scaling
Doctor :   Are you there
User :   yes
User :   i am here only
User :   sorry for my late reply
User :   i dont think in picture it will coem clear
User :   come
User :   can u suggest me which moistrizer is good?
Doctor :   ok, no problem
Doctor :   ok, Follow the instructions I have just mentioned
Doctor :   Go for the one with Aloe vera and cucumber
Doctor :   you get good moisturizers in lakme and lotus brand
Doctor :   Also, I suggest you to visit a dermatologist as it has been there for sometime now
User :   yes
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