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Remedy to treat and avoid black heads - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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User :   hi
Doctor :   HI
Doctor :   I am Dr.
User :   need to spk with a dermatologist
User :   Can i raise my concern with u?
Doctor :   I am a General physician you can continue speaking to me and I can help you within my expertise
Doctor :   Are you with me?
Doctor :   if not I shall refer you to a Dermatologist
User :   okies
User :   I have normal type skin
User :   but since the past few months i am experiencing blackheads on the nosa area and whiteheads on the upper and lower lip areas
User :   is there any treatmnet which will help the removal
Doctor :   PERSOL gel has benzoic acid
Doctor :   which will help to clear the black and white heada
Doctor :   Use it in the night after face wash
User :   i have already tried it
User :   works only till i use it
User :   then it becomes more worse
User :   anything else that can help[?
Doctor :   Scrubs once a week
User :   already doing tht
User :   anything more like some other gel or treatment
User :   i tried apalance c gel also
Doctor :   What is your age?
Doctor :   Are you married?
User :   no iam 22
Doctor :   Ok prefer to get Salicylic acid peel
User :   ok
User :   any side effects?
Doctor :   Salicylic acid peel helps in opening the pores and removal of the debris causing the heads
User :   any side effects?
User :   side effects
User :   ok
User :   ok
User :   side effects
User :   r u ther?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   No side effects,
Doctor :   Might get red if you over do it
Doctor :   SO put ice cube over it if it gets red
User :   okies
User :   how many sittings are required?
Doctor :   Usually it requires 2 to 3 sittings depending on the clearance of the heads
User :   thank you doctor
Doctor :   Dust is the principal factors that cause black heads
User :   okies...any preventive measures?
Doctor :   So you can put wet wipes to clean the dust once every 4 hours
User :   ok
Doctor :   Or wash face with soap not more than thrice a day
Doctor :   It seems you moved out of the chat
Doctor :   Please login if you have more queries
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