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Chicken pox marks on face - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi.
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hello Sir
User :   I hav chcken pox pit on my face
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   age-27
User :   gender-male
User :   occupation-Sw Engg
User :   maritial status - single
User :   weight - 81
User :   height - 6.3
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   dependants - no
Doctor :   Is there anmy pigmentation?
User :   haw can i get rid of this pit
Doctor :   any
User :   no
Doctor :   When did you have chicken pox?
User :   some 5 yr back
User :   all marks are removed
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   but small pit are there at 2-3 places
Doctor :   The pits can be removed by techniques like microdermabrasion.
User :   how can i do tat
Doctor :   Vitamin E containing creams have been found to help in some.
User :   is their any medicine which can help
User :   i am using elovera
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   but its not helping that much
User :   this microdermabrasion is what
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Try applying any vitamin E based cream
User :   ok
User :   can u suggest me some vitamin E based cream name
Doctor :   Using baking soda in bath is also helpful
Doctor :   Evion Cream is good.
User :   ok
User :   thanx doctor
User :   any other thing that i should do
Doctor :   There are other home remedies like sandalwood oil
User :   ok
Doctor :   and turmeric.
Doctor :   If the scars dont reduce after 2-3 months
Doctor :   of conyinuous usage
User :   that all is not helping i already tried all that
Doctor :   you need to go to a dermatologist
User :   ok
Doctor :   and discuss other treatment options
Doctor :   like Laser therapy or microdermabrasipn
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   done
User :   what is this microdermabrasi
Doctor :   That is a procedure
Doctor :   where the skin
Doctor :   is scraped slightly under observation
User :   ok
Doctor :   so that the pits are in continuation with the skin.
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   for this i hav to go to any big hospital ?
User :   yah
Doctor :   You should first consult a dermatologist
Doctor :   who will physically examine you
Doctor :   and decide what is the best treatment option
Doctor :   then you can decide
Doctor :   for now you can try these home remedies and Evion cream
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   no sir
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   thanx for ypur suggetion
User :   i will try those
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
User :   bbye
Doctor :   bye for now
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