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I am 18 years old and I have a dark patch near my inner thigh it's is itchy sometimes no cream seems to work on it I am currently using clobeta - GM cream now it stops the itch but not curing the problem please help if any images is needed please send WhatsApp no or eMail address thank you.
My face is quit oily I have used all the possible need like face wash n all but still no change mainly on my nose there is very much oil.
I am 25 year old boy and I have black surbs on left forehead what should I do to remove it. My forehead is more black as compare to other part of face. Please help me out.
I am 18 years old .I m a female .I and my bf had anal sex. This is not first time. But this time I found something just popped out of my anus. It is small muscle type. I don't want to tell my parents.
I am 22 now, my forehead and my cheeks are full of scars and small small holes left after pimples. Please give me some remedy to cure scars.
Hi. I'm a medical student. My face has lot of dark spots and looks dull. What can I do. Please help me.
I have problem with Acnw, And scars for 4 years, kindly suggest me to stop this and repair my skin also skin is so oily, suggest me to take care of This.
My heel cracked and I used all types of medicine from 8 years, yet I suffered pls. Give me suggestion.
My face is fair, but some days they are slowly slowly dark. Why? and how to remove my pimples. Please advise.
Hi Dr. My 1 and half month baby is getting darker day by day. Is this normal? Does baby changes colour and when will her complexion settles down? Can I do something for her complexion? So that she could get fair skin tone. I hv heard about one chemical called glutathione for fair skin. Can I use products made of it?
I am 34 male. Drink good quantity of water. Do exercise daily. I found wrinkles around eyes sides and some loose skin below eye. Help recommending some natural way to away this and to make skin bright and smooth. Also I have some pores on chicks. I use ice sometime. But need your guidance for this. Thanks:)
Melasma is a condition in which dark and discoloured patches appear on the face. It is also commonly known as chloasma when it is found in pregnant women. This is a condition that can be found in women more commonly than it is found in men. Let us cast a glance on the symptoms, causes, as well as the ways of identifying and treating this condition.
Typically Melasma is characterized by brownish coloured patches that may appear on the cheeks, forehead, chin and even the bridge of the nose. These patches are usually symmetrical on either sides of the face. They appear blotchy, of irregular shape and their colour can vary from light brown to dark brown. They may occasionally occur on other parts of the body that are left exposed to the sun for prolonged hours, on a regular basis. These symptoms can help you in identifying the condition, in which case you must immediately see a dermatologist who will help in formal diagnosis and immediate treatment.
Several causes have been proposed for Melasma. Sensitivity to estrogen and progesterone are found in some cases especially during pregnancy or in women who take birth control and other hormonal pills for any other ailment. Constant exposure to the sun can also alter the cells that create and control one’s pigment - also known as ‘melanocytes’.
The diagnosis of Melasma is done with the help of physical examination. Thereafter, the doctor may perform the wood’s lamp examination where a light is held up against the skin to look for the depth of involvement. A biopsy may be conducted for more severe cases by taking skin samples.
Most women report that Melasma disappears on its own. These patches slowly fade once the pregnancy control pills and hormonal therapy stop. The dermatologist can also ask you to use a good sunscreen and .certain medicated creams that can help in fading the patches to a great extent. Also, chemical peels and microdermabrasions are other mild procedures that can be carried out in such cases, to exfoliate the top layer of the skin.
In resistant cases of dermal melasma, Q switched Nd YAG laser can be done. One must remember that these ointments and procedures will not guarantee that the condition will not recur in the future. Melasma can be treated effectively but often requires maintenance to prevent recurrence. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a Dermatologist.