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Darkened skin during pregnancy, stretch marks. How to get the fair complexion back? Need suggestions for good skin care

I became very dark(not one particular area but my whole body turned dark) during my pregnancy and recently delivered the baby but the darkness has not reduced.Its been a month now.The stretch marks are more visible due to this darkness.Prior to my pregnancy,I was fair color and now want to get back my skin color.I stay in usa.Please suggest me any good skin care routines to follow or any good solution for my problem
Asked On : Fri, 6 Jul 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Welcome to healthcare magic forum
Thank you for your query.
I understand your concern regarding your skin problem
I am dr Gaurav patel ,dermatologist and will answer your query.
First congratulation for giving birth to healthy baby.
Pregnancy lead to hormonal changes in your body
Most changes come back to normal after 6 months
Your skin problem look to related to hormones only and low Hb .
You need to eat healthy diet and avoid stress .
Apply good moisturizer and sun screen lotion.
You can consult dermatologist for better treatment plan if you do not get result in 2-3 month
I hope I answered your question.
Let me know if you have any further query.
Answered: Mon, 21 Oct 2013
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