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Does usage of an oil help in getting fairer skin in an infant?

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Dr. Veerisetty Shyamkumar

General & Family Physician

Practicing since :2004

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Posted on Tue, 6 Sep 2016 in Internal Doctor Category
Question: I have a daughter who is 4 months old.

I have also heard that many, by using a oil we can change the baby complexion.
so the skin become fair, white skin. do you have any specific ways to make it fair and white for baby? ( this only happens for babies because its a developing stage)
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Answered by Dr. Veerisetty Shyamkumar 38 minutes later
Brief Answer:
nothing of that sort.

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
Thank you for query.

Skin colour depends on genes. There is no medicine or cream or oil that can change
skin colour. You can just apply normal coconut oil for baby which nourishes skin and gives good tone.

Get back to me if any query.

Regards,
Dr VSK
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