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Precautions for tanned and sensitive skin - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Sun Burn
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hello
User :   yes
Doctor :   please proceed with your meddical query
User :   actually am new to chennai, my skin is very sensitive, it has become more tanned due to the weather here
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i can help you with tht
User :   actually am whatrish complexion, but now its turning more dark...plz help me, how to curb it
User :   chennai water, and heat has not suited me...
Doctor :   you need to take some precautions
Doctor :   before going out
Doctor :   you need tyo wear a cotton clothing
User :   ok
Doctor :   which covers your body , do not expose the body parts to direct sunlight
Doctor :   so wear full sleeves
Doctor :   and you need to apply sunscreen lotions , spf 30 will be right and
User :   but am working ,wearing sarees, so its nt feasible..
Doctor :   this will help you to protect yourself
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :   you can wear a cotton jacket wen you go out , you can remove the jacket once you are in your office
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