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Methods to reduce acne - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hello doctor, i am reji, i am having pimples in my face
Doctor :   ok]
User :   i used lot of ointments for this but noc change
Doctor :   Please provide these details: Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight.
User :   24,male,cochin,it,single,173,60 respectively
Doctor :   Acne occurs when the oil glands of the skin gets plugged. More commonly in people with oily skin.
User :   what i have to do, mine also oliy skin
Doctor :   habits Acne is also caused due to a devitalised condition of the skin which is a result of unhygienic living habits, excessive consumption of tea, coffee, alcohol or tobacco, and sedentary habits, which lead to indigestion and general debility
Doctor :   Two vitamins Niacin and Vitamin A are used successfully to treat it. Zinc also has given good results these tablets are readily available at the drug store on prescription. Following a diet rich in fruits will have a good results in weeks.
User :   ok thank you

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