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Under eye skin bumps due to carbohydrate deposition and dermaabrasion - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hello, I am a 23year old male and I have what you can see from this They have been there for as long as I can remember and I also have dark circles. Could you help explain what they are?
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   let me read
Doctor :   from which part of the body is the image taken ?
User :   The area just below the eye. It occurs under both of them
Doctor :   is it only under the eye or that type of skin is there in the neck,chin and on the back ?
User :   It only appears under the eyes
Doctor :   it is not a disease but a small deviation in the normal growth and turnover of the skin
User :   Correct
Doctor :   this type of skin happen most so in the region of the neck and shoulder and in the back
Doctor :   it can be rectified
Doctor :   need a go for an dermaabrasions
User :   Is there any correlation between this and the dark circles that I have?
Doctor :   need not be
Doctor :   the cause for the dark circle is excess deposition of the carbohydrates
User :   How can you be sure?
User :   They are purple in color
Doctor :   ok
User :   What do you think my skin condition is
Doctor :   from the image it seems to be skin blemish
User :   Will a microdermabrasion help with the dark circles?
Doctor :   yes it can reduce the dark circkes
User :   What do you think coulr have caused these to form?
Doctor :   dark circles around the eye are due to the dilated veins or excess deposit of carbohydrates
Doctor :   if it is due to the dilated veins most of the time it is inherited disorder
User :   Can microdermabrasion get rid of all the bumps with one time to the doctor?
Doctor :   it may take few sessions depending on the unevenness of the skin
User :   ok thanks
Doctor :   thanks for consulting health care magic
Doctor :   bye for now
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