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Can lacto calamine cause skin burn ?

can lacto calamine makes skin burn and make spots.i m 50 yrs old normal wt and ht,using this for some skin rashes
Fri, 30 Dec 2011
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hi...Dipanakar.,
Thanks for choosing HCM.,
Laco calamine lotion is soothing lotion...,
It gives cooling effect on normal skin..,
but infected part will give burning ok..,
So use this carefully...it is good at...,
insect bites, sun burns, Irritant dermatitis..,
It won't make spots...spots will come due to..,
post pigmented inflammation..ok...bye
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Dermatologist Dr. Gaurav Patel's  Response
hi
lactocalamine can cause burning sensation if u applled over
inflamed area.
it give cooling and soothening effect on normal skin.
if u have dry skin then chance of burning and spot are there
simple moisturizer will work well in your case
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