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DARK PATCH/SCAR ON MY FACE

DARK PATCH/SCAR ON MY FACE i.e on either side of nose hi i am 18 yrs old.. n my complexion is very fair,.. but i have 2 dark patches (or scars) on either side of my nose.. this is posing many problems in my life as it is clearly visible even from far due to my fair complexion.. pls do help me.. i am a college going girl n so its is creating soo many problems in my academic life too.. i feel very much inferior... plz do help me in this regard..
Mon, 3 Oct 2011
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This problem is very common, either you can use consiler makeup for immidiate  solution and for cure try using "meladerm" cream for minimum of 3-4 months.

General & Family Physician Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani's  Response
Hi,
Thanks for query,
Wash your face with face wash 3-4 times a day,
Aply Kojic acid cream on affected part.
You can use kojic acid soap also.
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