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Is there any remedy to remove the burn mark left on my upper lip during waxing ?

I happen to wax my upper lip day before yesterday with face wax strips. But it happen to leave marks on my face like a burn was red intially but now it has eventually turned a lil black. Is there a way to get rid of it? A home remedy or any medical cream that would erase the mark in a few days. Please help. Thanks, your time is appreciated. Good day! :)
Asked On : Mon, 19 Mar 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hi..dear luvgiggles.,
Thanks for choosing HCM..,
waxing will give irritation, and post-
pigmentation changes..,
So don't do waxing at mucous membranal.,
Now U do following...,
1) Apply Betamethasone and gentsamycin cream..,
2) Tab.levocetrizine daily for 10 days..,
3) Tab ofloxacin 200 mg 2 times daily for 3 days..,
ok...good luck..,
Answered: Mon, 19 Mar 2012
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Gastroenterologist, Surgical Dr. Ajit Naniksingh Kukreja's  Response

Thanks for posting your query

It seems you have bruised your upper lip

It is matter of time only that it will go away, as it is self limiting

In case you want to hasten the process, you may apply ice and take an antiinflammatory tablet twice a day

Hope this helps
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Get Well Soon

Answered: Mon, 19 Mar 2012
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