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Pimples and pimple marks - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 28-May-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor:This is Dr. XXXXXXX
User:Hello Dr, XXXXXXX This is XXXXXXX
Doctor:How are you doing?
Doctor:Did the pimples get better?
User:Great you remember still.
Doctor:Yes I do
User:Not yet, but i didn't followed the treatment 100% till
Doctor:How can I help you today?
User:Ya in pimples, is there any other simple or effective way for this.
User:Like 1 cream / gel which may help in this.
Doctor:It was simple XXXXXXX
Doctor:Apply adapalene 0.1% at night
Doctor:If that is the only thing you want to do
Doctor:If the problem is quite severe
Doctor:You can put benzaclin ointment in the day time as well
User:Am doing that only from the last week
Doctor:It will take some time
Doctor:But you should be good in 2-3 weeks
User:Adapalene only am taking.
Doctor:It will take some time
Doctor:4-8 weeks for complete results
User:But those pimples are turning in to black marks.
Doctor:That will go away
Doctor:Its a part of the healing process
Doctor:You are applying only at night right?
User:Yes in night only
Doctor:It should completely be fine in 4-8 weeks
User:Is there any relation between body heat and this
User:Because am feeling if my body heat increases then it come a lot
Doctor:some people have a tendency for increased pimples
User:it will comes like a small projection,
Doctor:In ayurveda, they say its due to increased body heat
Doctor:But I would suggest, that as soon as you see a small pimple, put a little adapalene on it
Doctor:It will heal faster
User:fine, then i have to put adaplene throughout the fore head daily.
Doctor:Actually wherever you have pimples
Doctor:AT night
User:Normally it will be in cheek, but in my case its in the fore head and the sides near by ear only
Doctor:It will normally affect the whole face
User:fine i will try this continuously, and will update you often.
Doctor:Is there anything else I can help you with?
User:thanks. Dr.
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me
User:Bye, Tc.
Doctor:Bye for now
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