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Treatment for acne, white heads and scars - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Average Posted in: Acne
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   Hello.
User :   Hiee...
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   I have queries regarding acne...
Doctor :   Ok
User :   I have lot og white heads ..
User :   only on face...n ther inflammate..
Doctor :   Ok
User :   n become pustules...
Doctor :   Ok
User :   my bro who z in XXXs says its grade 1 acne..
Doctor :   Since when are you having this problem?
User :   Z it.. he saw only papules..not pustules..
Doctor :   Ok
User :   I always had breakouts in my teens..
User :   btw um 23..
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Can you give me your age, height and weight?
User :   I changed my it got aggravated .. probably 3-4 months..
User :   sure.. 23.. 5ft 7in..
User :   wt is 48..
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Did you take any medication for it?
User :   also I had lots of breakouts on my scalp a year ago...
User :   no I did not..
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Ok
User :   I am just using medicated face wash..thats all..
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Use ACLENE gel on acne at night time and wash it in the morning.
Doctor :   Is your acne present all the time? or is it on and off?
User :   I have white heads all the time..n yes 203 pustules always...
User :   2-3..
Doctor :   Ok
User :   sometimes all get inflammated... n leave scars..
Doctor :   Then you can try this cream on them.
Doctor :   If it does not show any cure, then you can consult a dermatologist and get a physical examination done.
Doctor :   He might prescribe any antibiotics for that.
User :   Okie.. and how do I apply it..on entire face or just affected areas..
Doctor :   Just the affected area.
User :   n I hope it would not leave scars..
Doctor :   No
User :   Okie...
User :   z it advisable to zap my pimples...
User :   becausde if I dont they leave scars..
Doctor :   Zap?
User :   I mean... squeeze themm..
Doctor :   Don't squeeze them.
User :   Alright..
User :   Thanks a lot..Could you also advise me a cream to lighten my scars..
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done.
Doctor :   You can ask them dermatologist, as most of the creams are not that effective.
Doctor :   'from
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done.
User :   Sure...Thanks...bye..
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