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How to remove tan from my face ?

Hello doctor i am charan and i am 18 years old i was born fair and now after joining in college i am roaming a lot and i was effected due to sun and now i am becoming black day by day so pls tell me how to remove tan and become fair.My hands are also becoming black so please kindly help me.Thank you.
Asked On : Fri, 27 May 2011
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Dermatologist 's  Response
u have sun damage skin
apply good sun screen lotion twice a day
wear full sleeve cloths
wear gloves on hand
avoid going outside between 10 -5 pm
u can apply mild steroid cream over tan skin
if u care ,then after 1-2 month ur skin color will be back to normal
Answered: Fri, 27 May 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Vaishali Hebbar's  Response
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You can use sun screen lotions to protect yourself from getting tanned. Sun screen lotions with SPF > 30 is wat is recommended , apply when ever you go out in the sun , on the exposed regions. this would be effective for 2 hrs and if you remain in the sun for more than 2 hrs reapply.
Avoid going in the sun between 10 - 4 .
Use full sleve clothes if you go out under the sun.
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