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Precautions for preventing pigmentation around the lips. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   wat are the general tips for maininting health
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User :   wat would be the reason for pigmentation arround the lips nd how can i cure it
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Doctor :   The pigmentation on the upper lip and chin may be due to the procedure, threading of upper lip. Since some other material is also used to clean the area before threading, it is possible and likely that it may also be responsible.
User :   so since it happened wat r the possible ways to cure it
User :   like it is pretty dark arround the lips
Doctor :   The treatment is to avoid the cause.
Doctor :   In your case
Doctor :   threading the upper lip and then use azaleic acid cream available as Aziderm cream (20%) twice daily in the affected areas.
Doctor :   Generally, such pigmentations disappears in 3-6 months if such procedures or cosmetics (inducing pigmentation) are avoided.
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