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Having pimples and marks in face. Suggest some medication - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Oct-2013
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User:Actually, i having pimples and its marks in m,y face, could u please suggest anything..?
Doctor:Did you try anything and how long it is been there?
User:past 1 year nd no, i didnt tried anything yet..
Doctor:What is your age?
User:more than 1 year, im having
Doctor:You can use ACNEBENZ ointment, once a day for three months
Doctor:It should be used at night and wash it off after one hour
Doctor:ACNIL, use soap once a day in the morning
Doctor:These are available over the counter
Doctor:It takes at least two months to see the change
Doctor:Acne treatments are long term and do not expect to see immediate results
User:Hmmm, okay.. My friend suggested me with PANDERM+..
User:What do u say about it.?
Doctor:Definitely not, it is for fungal infections
User:Im having patience about it, im not expecting immediate results.
User:Fungal Means
Doctor:It is a kind of organism called fungus
Doctor:ring worm, jock itch
User:Hmm, i tried it for a week and im feeling that my face skin little rough and dry.
User:Hmm, i tried it for a week and im feeling that my face skin is little rough and dry
Doctor:you try the above measures
Doctor:do not prick pimples they cause more damage
Doctor:do not touch them at all except for wash
Doctor:Do not wash more than twice a day
User:He he, but i pricked some of them.
Doctor:Use simple clean water after you come home from outside
Doctor:1 year is not enough to heal if you prick them
User:Ill avoid now then..
User:And Even i would like to have an appointment with doctor about this.
User:And I have one more query.
Doctor:pls go ahead
Doctor:you can go to the dashboard and use 'Fix appnt' service
User:Like i have small hair near my eyes.. I would like to get it removed.. Any suggestion..?
User:Like i have small hairs near my eyes.. I would like to get it removed.. Any suggestion..?
Doctor:Since how long is it there? color and length?
Doctor:which part of the eye
User:No No, its not inside my eyes.
User:I have hairs near my eyes, not inside..
Doctor:yeah '
Doctor:YOu can use over the counter depilating creams
Doctor:hair removing creams
User:It will grow again ryt.
Doctor:but there are hardly any permanent solutions
Doctor:so it is better to go with this cost effective solution
User:And what is Specialty Name to get appointment for Pimple Problem?
User:Means Laser Treatment.!
Doctor:Dermatology for both the above problems
Doctor:so you can fix appnt with Dermatologist for Pimples and hair near the eyes
User:And what is the cost effective solution you are saying about?
Doctor:Hair removing cream
User:What do you say about Laser treatment.
Doctor:I have no concrete opinion on it as I do not see laser treatment for the above problems
User:Not for the Pimples, for removing the hairs..
Doctor:yeah I mean removing hair
Doctor:Do you have any more queries to discuss ?
User:Because, I need to shave or remove that hair every 3 days.. Thats y, im looking for the permanent solution for removing the hairs.
Doctor:I often see such patients in my office with cosmetic reasons but there is no option
Doctor:You can ask the dermatologist if they can permanently damage the hair follicles with laser in that area
Doctor:so that the hair does not grow
User:Okay, ill ask once i get appointment.
Doctor:laser therapy is considered permanent
Doctor:but in fact there is rejuvenation of the hair follicles after sometime
Doctor:not as frequent as other therapies listed
Doctor:Did you follow?
Doctor:Hope I cleared your doubts here
User:Ya, i got that doctor.
Doctor:Thank you for visiting me.
Doctor:Bye for now.
User:Its nice talking with you doctor.
Doctor:same here
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