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Remedy for exessive tanning on neck and armpits - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   hello , am a 20 yr old .... am very concious about my skin
User :   i got probs like
Doctor :   ok
User :   exessive tanning , pimples , darkening og neck and armpits
User :   plz help me
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   do u go out in sun often?
User :   yes
Doctor :   that is might be causing tanning
Doctor :   so also people do get pimples when in hot
User :   i use sunscreen ie SUNCROS SPF 26
Doctor :   and humid condition
User :   ok
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   so is that sunblock cream being helpful
User :   does sweating lesd to pimples
User :   sunblock is redusing darkening slowly but i still get pimples
Doctor :   when sweat gland gets blocked
Doctor :   u get pimples
User :   ok tat means sweating is good for reducing pimples
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   sunblock will prevent u from tanning
Doctor :   sweat is to keep u cool
User :   ok
Doctor :   body temp down
User :   then how do i reduce darkening of neck , elbow , armpits
Doctor :   avoid going out in sun
User :   ok thanks a lot
Doctor :   for ur pimple
User :   thanx 4 ur help
Doctor :   problems
Doctor :   avoid taking
Doctor :   oily food
User :   ok
Doctor :   try to keep ur skin dry
User :   ok
Doctor :   Keep your skin very clean. Limit washing your face to two or three times a day. Too much washing will stimulate your skin to produce more oil.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Half an hour before taking your bath apply on your face half teaspoon each of lime and cucumber juice mixed together
Doctor :   Take a diet rich in proteins but restricted in sugar, fluids and salt.
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