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Pimples on the face and scalp - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Iam .Dr.xxxx
Doctor :   Please post your medical query
User :   I have pimple problem on face. They keep on occuring, even when I am 29 years of age. Not only face but scalp as well
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Did you try any medicines?
User :   nope
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you a smoker or alcoholic?
Doctor :   Do you consume junk and spicy oily foods?
User :   very occasional alcohol, no smoking
Doctor :   ok good
User :   junk food is also once in a while
Doctor :   so what you can do first is to try simple home remedies
User :   the point is even when I am off Junk food , the problem still persists
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Try using clinmiskin cream on the face affected
Doctor :   after washing the area
Doctor :   with acne aid soaps like acne aid
Doctor :   then you can try alternate day adaplene gel
Doctor :   on the affected area
Doctor :   and if your skin is oily regular washing in cold water is good
Doctor :   did you get me ?
User :   yes
User :   when do i apply clinmiskin
Doctor :   aloe vera soaps are very useful
User :   i mean how many times
Doctor :   apply it in the evening before going to bed
Doctor :   massage it deep in to your skin
Doctor :   only once in a day
Doctor :   in the night
User :   ok
Doctor :   in between wash with acne aid soap
Doctor :   if you are not allergic
User :   adaplene? when
Doctor :   to the soap
Doctor :   adaplene gel can be used in alternate with clinmiskin
User :   ok. got ot
User :   anything else?
Doctor :   Two vitamins, specifically, niacin and vitamin A have been used effectively to treat acne
Doctor :   One more effective remedy in the region of nourishment that seems to offer new promise of help for acne is zinc.
Doctor :   An easy medicine at home for acne: Lemon juice applied frequently has proved very valuable in reducing pimples and acne.
Doctor :   Garlic has been used profitably to heal acne. Massage with raw garlic several times a day. Garlic is known to have cured the toughest of acne difficulty.
Doctor :   A teaspoon of coriander juice, mixed with a pinch of turmeric powder, is an additional effective home medicine for pimples and blackheads
Doctor :   Fenugreek is a new useful therapy for acne. A paste made of the leaves of this vegetable, applied over the face each night earlier than going to bed and washed with hot water in the morning, prevents pimples and blackheads.
Doctor :   Grated cucumber applied over the face, eyes, and neck for fifteen to twenty minutes has been found useful.
Doctor :   so try these
Doctor :   you will alright very soon
Doctor :   get back to me later
User :   ok...any medicines for the vitamins you told
Doctor :   to discuss your improvement
Doctor :   you can take a lot of green leafy vegetables
Doctor :   vit a take carrot mango etc
Doctor :   so try these first
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting............
User :   ok.thanks doc
Doctor :   THANKS FOR CONSULTING.............
Doctor :   BYE FOR NOW..................
User :   Bye
Doctor :   TAKE CARE.......
User :   u2
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