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Active pimples and pimple marks - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   hiee
User :   i have active pimples on my face and also pimple marks
Doctor :   ok
User :   on face,back and arms
User :   is there any treatment for this
Doctor :   since when are you having it, and do you have the eruptions even now
Doctor :   does it have any Pus oozing out
User :   i am having this since 10 or more years
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please fill these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   yeah i have eruptions
User :   age:23
User :   gender:female
User :   occupation:software professional
User :   location:------
User :   marital status: single
User :   dependents:no
Doctor :   Have you consulted a Dermatologist in that regard and taken any medications..
Doctor :   since you have mentioned that you have been having form 10 years
User :   yep i had consulted dermatologist and it got cured also
User :   but i go back same state as soon as summer starts
Doctor :   Overproduction of oil (sebum)
Irregular shedding of dead skin cells resulting in irritation of the hair follicles of your skin
Buildup of bacteria
Doctor :   are the most common causes of acne
Doctor :   do you have it on your Back and Shoulders also
Doctor :   Or else where in the body
User :   yeah i have on back and shoulders but some active acne and more marks
Doctor :   Have they left Scars on your Face
User :   nope only marks.. which vanishes after some months
Doctor :   You would need to take Isotretinoin, antibiotics may not be enough.
Doctor :   Isotretinoin is a powerful medication available for cystic acne or acne that doesn't respond to other treatments.
Doctor :   It's very effective, but you needto be in close monitoring by a dermatologist because of the possibility of severe side effects.
User :   ok
Doctor :   best home remedy for acne is taking food rich in sulfur.
Doctor :   AVOID processed food, ice cream, soft drinks, pickles, condiments, strong tea or coffee, sugar and meat. All these food stuffs are the precursor for your acne.
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done while I type the information you needed.
Doctor :   I would suggest you to take a GNC Pharma Product
Doctor :   'Vitamin E, A and D cream'
Doctor :   It will help you
Doctor :   Are you there XXXXXXXX ?
User :   yeah doc
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that i could help you with ?
User :   nope thats it! thanks a lot for consultation
Doctor :   You are Welcome, have a nice Day..
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