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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Dr AAAAAAA here
User :   Hi
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User :   my face skin is tanning day by day! what may be the solution
Doctor :   please describe the symptom in detail
User :   face skin darken than other part of body with dark patches which disappears & appears suddenly
Doctor :   do you have sun exposure on these parts?
User :   yes
Doctor :   what is your usual complexion? fair/wheatish/dark?
User :   wheatish
Doctor :   ok. do you use suncreen? how many hours do you stay in sun approximately?
User :   right now i avoid to stay in sun & using of sunscreen makes temporary effect & then the same old story
Doctor :   which SPF suncreen are you using?
Doctor :   these have to be used daily and whenever you have to go out in sun
Doctor :   apart from these use these home remedies to lighten skin
User :   home remedies like ?
Doctor :   1) apply tomato juice on face and exposed areas after coming back from sun. leave it to dry, and wash with lukewarm water
User :   OK
Doctor :   2) apply cucumber juice/paste with besan(gram flour) juice on face and exposed areas after coming back from sun. leave it to dry, and wash with lukewarm water. do this two times a week
Doctor :   3) for natural bleach, use lemon or lemon juice once a day on tanned areas
User :   Fine! any remedy that will make immediate effect
Doctor :   4) have good diet with 3 servings of fruits and juices per day.
Doctor :   all will give you immediate effct , you can see the difference in 2 days time, and with continued use, you can have good results
Doctor :   once you have desired results, continue to follow these steps once a week
Doctor :   5) have warm water (200 ml) with 2 tsp honey on empty stomach, it also helps to improve complexion and give glow and mosturises skin
Doctor :   6) use paste of honey, gram flour and very little turmeric once a week to apply on face, it keeps acne/pimple problems away along with giving you radiance.
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