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Excess skin darkening due to exposure to sunlight - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Sun Burn
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hi Iam XXXXXXXX
Doctor :   Hello XXX
Doctor :   Proceed with your query.
User :   The problem is that my skin gone bad due to sunlight
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   SInce when is this happening?
Doctor :   Is there any rash or excess darkening?
User :   Excess darkening
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Can you mention your age and since when is this hap[pening?
User :   am just 24
Doctor :   ok
User :   And is for last 7 months
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   You should follow these tips as much as possible
Doctor :   Avoid the sun between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Doctor :   Cover your face and skin as much as possible.
Doctor :   Use sunscreen frequently and liberally.
User :   okay
Doctor :   A sunscreen lasts for only 3 hrs\
Doctor :   After that you have to reapply
User :   okay
Doctor :   Apply a moisturizing cream, aloe vera lotion to the affected area
Doctor :   Drink plenty of fluids.
User :   Please mention any cream for thatr
Doctor :   Especially take coconut water, fruit juices'
Doctor :   Aloe vera moisturizing cream helps to an extent
Doctor :   The pigmentation usually
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