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Remedy to get rid of freckles - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   hi
User :   Hello Dcotor
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   i have lots of freckles on face, wt to do
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   age - 27, female, married
User :   Location - xxxxxx
User :   wk in xxxxxx
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest that you avoid sun exposure
Doctor :   use a good herbal sunscreen
Doctor :   of strength 25-30 spf
Doctor :   also avoid dust and pollution
Doctor :   also take lots of fruits and vegetablles
Doctor :   as in salads
Doctor :   to remove freckles already there
Doctor :   you can opt for laser therapy
Doctor :   but after consultation with a dermatollogist
Doctor :   there are creams available that reduce frecles
Doctor :   but they bleach the normal skin surrounding the freckled skin also
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   ys
Doctor :   there are certain retinoids
Doctor :   that can reduce freckles
Doctor :   but they have to be taken on prescription
User :   hmm
Doctor :   after getting examined by a dermatologist
User :   yes, i went to a dermatol
Doctor :   cryo surgery is also available
User :   but they gave a ointment
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   which ointment?
User :   i dont remember
User :   i want istant solution
User :   hw long does lazer treatment remove my frek
User :   with in how many days?
Doctor :   laser and cryosurgery are the only ways but they are expensive
User :   expesive is fine
User :   do they ahve any side efect
Doctor :   yes
User :   oh
Doctor :   there can be crusting
Doctor :   or bruising of the skin
User :   wt si bruising
Doctor :   collection of blood
Doctor :   under the skin as happens when we are hit
Doctor :   or get hurt somewhere on the skin
User :   oh
Doctor :   the treatment should be taken only after consultation with a dermatologist
User :   ok
Doctor :   after you get examined by a drematologist
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   hmm
User :   ok
User :   one last questio
Doctor :   ok
User :   i have lots of pimples at the back
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are they filled with pus
Doctor :   or are they like small swellings?
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   ys
User :   nope
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how do they look?
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