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Tips to maintain good health - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hello doctor
Doctor :   Hi.
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   i have some queries
Doctor :   Hi. Please go ahead with your problem
User :  
i want to know the tips to keep good health
Doctor :   What's your age, occupation ?
User :   24, software engineer
Doctor :   Have you recently seen a physician or been to a hoapital ?
Doctor :   Are you there ?
User :   no, i had not been to doctor recently
Doctor :   Then you are fir\t and fine it means. We will email you the fitness guidelines by email
Doctor :   Is you email id -- YYYY@YYYY
User :   s
User :   can i ask regarding skin
User :   problems
Doctor :   yes, please go ahead
User :   i have scars on my face and my skin has become bit black also
User :   how can i make it clean and clear
User :   and fair
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   the scars will require a cosmetologist treatment
User :   any treatment that i can try out at home
User :   or any face cream you can suggest
Doctor :   no- for scars it is better to see a cosmetologist- as treatment cannot be suggested without a physcail examination
Doctor :   for the darkness- yes
Doctor :   do you have darkness only on the face and hands?
User :   yes, actually my hands very darker than my face
User :   pls suggest me something
Doctor :   Ok- this usually happens in sensitive skin because of sun exposure
User :   i use sunscreen everyday
User :   and maximum hours i sit under shade only
Doctor :   which one- is it SPF +15
User :   LAKME sun expert
Doctor :   is it SPF +15
User :   yes its SPF +15
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how long have you been having this darkening?
Doctor :   you might need to switch to another with a higher SPF
Doctor :   you can also use home remedies for darkness- like honey or natural face packs ( gram flour/ curds mixture)
User :   i have been using this past 10 months
Doctor :   that have anti- tan effect
User :   i use gram flour ,milk,turmeric mixture
User :   but i put this as pack to my face and neck
User :   for hands i just apply and wash
Doctor :   ok..
User :   is this fine or any other remedy
Doctor :   try a different sunscreen like derma youth for some time and see if that helps
Doctor :   And for your scars- yopu will need to see a cosmetologist- you can search for the nones in your area on our homepage- search doctors feature
User :   i am scared to use creams also as my skin is very sensitive i get pimples
Doctor :   your home remedy is fine
Doctor :   what face wash do you use?
User :   i dont use any face wash
User :   i use derma dew soap
User :   the apply lakme sunscreen
Doctor :   you can
use cetaphil solution - as it is ideal for sensitive skin
Doctor :   is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   as face wash ?
User :   i have tried this
Doctor :   yes- it for the face only - it is a face cleansing solution
User :   i dint feel fresh after using this
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   then I would recommend you to see a cosmetologist for a physical examination
User :   k..i do that
User :   one question
User :   can i use sunscreen when am under the shade also
Doctor :   yes you can whenever you are out of your house
Doctor :  
Is there anything else I can help you with?

Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now.
User :   hello..
User :   that was not my question
User :   i use sunscreen when i am inside house also
Doctor :   We have a long queue of patients waiting for our service. Please restrict your chat one health query right now. Do log in again after a few hours to clarify other medical doubts.
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