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Eczema flare-ups on face. Using face washes, creams, getting dark blemishes. Treatment?

I have eczema flare-ups every now and then but my most concern now is my face. I by facial washes and creams but I think they may be a bit too strong fo my skin. I tend to continue to get dark blemishes on my face. Please help me in what I should do. I would like to feel like I am beautiful again #27 year old african american female
Asked On : Sun, 22 Jul 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response

I feel that you are having facial melanosis.

There may be some cause.

That may be sun exposure,hormonal imbalance ,soap,cosmetics,talcum powder, cosmetics,pollution,internal diseases,vitamin deficiencies..etc.

You consult dermatologist.

Blood tests may be done to rule out any internal disease.

Thorough history may be taken to find out some external cause.

If cause is found , take treatment to alleviate.

Apply kojic acid containing cream.

Take glutathion ,vitamin C and nicotinic acid.

I think you may be benefitted.

I hope you got my answer.

Dr. Ilyas Patel MD

Answered: Sat, 12 Oct 2013
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