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Medication and skin care tips for acne - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How may i help you?
User :   Im getting acne in face regularly...i have consulated with doctor many time still no cure
Doctor :   Ok your age?
User :   26
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Let me suggest some tips
Doctor :   Start with
User :   Im really much worried about this..past 3 years im looking for permanent cure
Doctor :   Use milder soaps
Doctor :   Avoid frequent face washes
Doctor :   3. start on Mild antibiotics like neosporin
Doctor :   4. and avoid oily foods
User :   ok
Doctor :   Reduce stress
Doctor :   Proper sleep and food habits
Doctor :   Reduce smoking if so
User :   ok
Doctor :   And while travelling in dusty enviornment use protective gears
Doctor :   See the main cause of acne are excess oil secretions
User :   Ok, to prevent do i need to take any medicine or cream to be apply?
Doctor :   And become worse on infection'
Doctor :   Yes there are medicines
Doctor :   Like Basic antibiotics ontmente
Doctor :   Start with NEOSPIRIN only
Doctor :   Be cautious regarding reactions
User :   ok
Doctor :   Use on a small areas test for reactions then start using completely
User :   ok
Doctor :   And avoid other fairness creams if any
User :   ok
Doctor :   It always better to start the day earlier and to bed earlier
Doctor :   Habits and stress are main factors for triggering acne
Doctor :   Improtantly avoid junk foods
User :   Ok, i sleep at late night only around 12am and wake up at 8
Doctor :   IN some even increased sexual drives will trigger acne
Doctor :   So will get resolves as age advances if that is the case
User :   I planned to do laser for acne scare? is that recommended?
Doctor :   Yes can be done for scars
User :   Will it harm mustache (hair growing)
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   Will be normal in few months
User :   Ok, Will it help to stop these acne problem?
Doctor :   No only remove the scar
User :   ok.
Doctor :   Is there anything i can help you with?
User :   is this soap name : neosporin
Doctor :   Its an OINTMENT
User :   ok
Doctor :   To be applied over the acne
Doctor :   Yes but can try milder ones
User :   Will it helps me to stop acne permanent? or it will continue till 40's
Doctor :   Will defenitely control further increase
Doctor :   Bye for now
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