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How to reduce hyperpigmentation - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   I want to knw abt the acne/hyperpigementation
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   what is it that you want to know about acne?
User :   how to reduce acne marks
Doctor :   Acne marks can be reduced to an extent with Salicylic acid based creams or Caladrly lotion
Doctor :   This has to be used for 2-3 months.
User :   how to reduce hyper pigmentatiion
Doctor :   For resistant scars, you may have to consult a dermatologist for retinoid creams, or procedures like Dermabrasion, Microdermabrasion or Laser.
Doctor :   Hyperpigmentation also can be reduced by the above mentioned methods
Doctor :   Try to avoid sun exposure by sunscreen lotions
User :   tell me something abt hydroquinine
Doctor :   at least of 25-30 spf
Doctor :   Hydroquinine is supposed to be used for freckles
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