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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi
My name is XXX .i m 28 years old..i have started getting boils with little pus in them on my head ..there are around 10 of them right now on my head with slight pain.....kindly advise sm treatment and if possible reason....Thanks
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   I am Dr. XXX
User :   hello sir
Doctor :   Since when are you having this problem?
User :   from last 3 to 4 months
Doctor :   Did you have dandruff on the scalp?
User :   not exactly
Doctor :   Do you have any medical condition like Diabetes?
User :   no
Doctor :   Is it a frequent problem that you have?
User :   i never used to have this but from last 3 to 4 months it started
User :   they come and go
Doctor :   Do you scratch your scalp ?
User :   yes at times
Doctor :   How many times a week you wash your scalp and hair?
User :   Almost every day
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Use 8x shampoo thrice a week
User :   8x and where do i find it
Doctor :   Apply NEOSPORIN ointment over the area after your bath thrice a day for three days
Doctor :   8x you can find it in any medical shop
Doctor :   Use personal comb
Doctor :   and do not go out with wet hair
User :   8x is the name of the shampoo right
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok any other medication
Doctor :   NEOSPORIN
User :   ok
Doctor :   NEOMYCIN , not Neosporin
User :   ok
Doctor :   use them for three days and continue 8x for 2 months
User :   ok
Doctor :   If these keep recurring even after the use
Doctor :   then please get a physical examination by a Dermatologist locally
User :   ok
User :   Any remedy for glowing skin
Doctor :   Wear sun screen lotion before you go out
Doctor :   USe fruit scrub once a week
User :   ok
Doctor :   I think this answers all your questions
User :   ya one more question
User :   which is the best available cream for dark circles in indian markets
Doctor :   Garnier lite
User :   ok does it really help
Doctor :   Over an extended period and continously
User :   And best Acne cream
Doctor :   Acnelac
User :   ok
User :   thank you doctor...
User :   Good day bye
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   Bye for now
Doctor :   Good day to you too
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