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Dark scabs on elbows

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Suggest treatment for dark skin on knees and elbow

Hi, I have dark knees and elbow and would like to wear dresses which expose these areas. Can you pls advise what can be done to remove the darkness? ...
 

Have sores in left ear with scabs, pink caking rashes on elbows, sores on scalp. What is the illness ?

in my left ear with scabs. Several days after that, I developed these large pink caking rashes on both my elbows that were swollen, cracking and bleeding and had a burning sensation. The rashes ...
 

What causes darkening of knees and elbows?

I have really dark knees and elbows. Which cream can be used to treat the same? Same goes for my lips, I have a dark outer border on my lower lip. Neither do I smoke nor do I go out in sun much. How ...
 

What causes two circular moles on outside of elbows?

I have 2 circular moles or scabs - one each in the exact same place on the outside of each of my elbows. They both popped up at same time, seemingly overnight. Very bizarre ...
 

Have dark skin on elbow. Which medicine should I take?

i have dark skin elbow... what medication should i use. how to make it fairer ...
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What is the treatment for dark elbows?

Hi. I am having an issue with my elbows. They look dirty. I scrub all the tine. Now the darkness n dryness is past elbow up arm couple inches. What can I do? Maybe scrubbing too much? Use stone sometimes ...
 

Bumps on elbows, arm, turning into scabs, itching. Psoriasis?

Hi I think I may have psoriosis or exema. I get these small clear bumps on my elbows and some up my arm. They itch sporadically, and I noticed today that I have some small scabs as well on my elbow. I ...
 

Why the scab in the elbow is oozing a lot after an injury?

My husband fell and scraped/banged his elbow about ten days ago. It was swollen at first, but the swelling went down after a day or two. There is a scab...but, 3 days ago it started oozing A LOT. Like ...
 

Mark appeared on back, dark, red and purple, bruised. Is it a scab?

and thin, dark red with purple in the center. Urgent care doctor said it was a bruise from a sock, but it was below his sock line. Its still there 2 weeks later, but now appears to have a scab. The skin ...
 

Can dark thick scab on both knees be removed?

i have a scab on both knees since i was a kid (old soccer wounds from playing on concrete) the skin is dark thick and rough and is very visible and so looks unsightly. It has prevented me from wearing ...
 

Suggest remedy for dark skin/scabs around the nose

Hello I am an African American female and I have always had a thick layer of dark skin on the sides of my nose. it sort of looks like when a scab is formed of over a cut or something. It itches sometimes ...
 

What is the solution for dark elbow and knees?

Hi,My name is XXXXX and about to get married soon.My problem is that I hve dark elbows nd knees,Can you please suggest the solution to get rid of this. Thanks. ...
 

Had itching on legs, red bumps on scrotum scab over, inner elbow and armpit

that include intense itching on my upper legs (1 1/2 months ago) small red bumps that appear on my scrotum scab over and peel away and heal after bout 2 weeks (1 month ago) small red bumps appear on my inner elbow ...
 

Scabbing around the cystic acne due to scabbing. How can I prevent the surrounding area from getting dark?

. Nothing helped and the area of the pimple and surrounding has scabbed up because of my attempt of squeezing. I know it ll take time to heal. But I was able to remove the dark skin forming around ...
 

Dark Skin on Upper side of elbow. Suggest cream

I have this dark skin on upper side of elbow.I tried several creams but no result at all.Can any one give me a suitable cream.Please I m tried with rubbing those areas. ...
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I am a light skin black female, my elbow are really dark, what can i use to clear them up....so embrassed by them i wear long sleeves in the summer :-(
you can use hydroquinone cream for this, take care for the friction at the elbow joint
 
I have a very new, darkly colored scab on the outside of my vagina. What is it? And what should I do?
You should have a physical examination by a physician to determine what is causing this, as it could be local inflammation, infectious or otherwise.
 
hi in the past few weeks I have noticed an increase of dark spots and moles on my arms and legs I have 2 darkspot that turned into a scabs.
Thank you for query.these may be due to exposure to sunlight.You have to use sunscreens.cloth is the best sunscreen.otherwise you can use topical sunscreens but you have to use at least 3 -4 times a day as effects last short.For scabs use calamine if infected can use topical antibiotics.Depigmenting agents may required if does not subside.Dr Bharatesh D Basti Dermatologist.
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