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difference between melacare and melaglow

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Dr. Ayisha Gani
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Skin lightening: Both melaglow and kojovit has the same active ingredient kojoic acid, any additional crms might be helpful in preventing dryness, whatever works for y ... Read More

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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Sabean
50 years experience in Dermatology
Ok: I assume you have post-inflammatory hyper- pigmentation from your resolved acne. Any self-resolution can take 3-12 months, but the active agent in Me ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Medical question?: I suspect that this is more a social-political question given that you are from India rather than a medical question. Any medication used for that pur ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Friedman
40 years experience in Dermatology
Sunscreen and Niacin: In order to lighten the skin effectively, it is important to use a broad spectrum sunscreen every day. Applying a topical cream with niacinamide (nia ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience in Pediatrics
Same medicine but...: Gels in general are a bit stronger than their cream counterparts of the same medicine. So if you have a medicine that is working and then the effects ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Monobenzone: Or Benoquin, (monobenzone) a cream to treat vitiligo, loss of skin pigment, by removing skin color from the areas surrounding the affected skin areas ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Melasma: Melasma is hyperpigmented patches or macules on skin.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience in Pediatrics
Price : They both work well for acne, tazorac (tazarotene) is the brand name for tartarozene. T retinoin is generic for Retin A. T retinoin can be purchase ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emil Shakov
16 years experience in Aesthetic Medicine
Same thing: Just branded under a different name.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Lott
11 years experience in Dermatology
Retinol vs Retinoids: Retinol is Vitamin A. Compounds/molecules that have structural similarities to Vitamin A/retinol and/or functional similarities are termed "retinoids. ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. MARK LONG
Dr. MARK LONG answered
25 years experience in Pediatrics
Differnece between: Both are retinoids. They're both made from vitamin a and promote faster skin cell turnover. And they're some of the most proven, effective, and powerf ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Scars are permanent: Acne scars are depressions of various sizes and shapes. They're for keeps though you can have microsurgery. Dark spots fade in a few months. It's most ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
36 years experience in Breast Surgery
Big dif: The former is basically exfoliation- removal of dead outer skin cells sort of buffing the skin. The latter removes living cells at a deeper level and ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Steckelman
Specializes in Pediatrics
BROWN SPOTS AGING: Scars are related to cystic acne. Other is related to aging.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience in Dermatology
Phototherapy: Uv phototherapy is the use of ultraviolet light, prescribed by a physician, for the treatment of skin disorders such as vitiligo, eczema and psoriasis ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience in Medical Oncology
No: They both provide protection to skin from the harmful sun rays(uv light).
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience in Pediatrics
Sunscreen/sunblock: The difference between is how good they are at screening out harmful radiation from the sun. Blocks are stronger and thus more effective at keeping o ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Minoli
36 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Celllulite is looser: Orange peal skin (peau d'orange) has a tighter skin pattern than cellulite. Just take a good look at an actual orange and you will see the tight punct ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Marek
22 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Cellulite & Orange: Cellulite generally looks like dimpling of the skin. This is caused by normal bands between the skin and deeper tissues that either shorten, or most ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Big Difference: Lipovite is an injection that claims to reduce fat accumulation by the liver using a combination of enzymes and b vitamins. Phentermine is essentially ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
38 years experience in Hand Surgery
Acne scar pits: Acne typically causes pitted scars, these have a sharp edge or margin which casts shadows into the scar causing them to appear darker and more obvious ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Adapalene: Generally, the potency of a substance goes from (higher to lower) ...Oil, cream, gel, lotion. These differences may be minimal. Some patients may pre ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
Completely : Different. Fungus is a living organism. Eczema is a skin condition where skin is inflammed. Both could itch and therin lies a similarity. Fungus can s ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
13 years experience in Family Medicine
Not anymore.: In the past the two were used interchangeably... But sometimes they weren't... Block should be better than screen, right? Confusing, huh? Well to cl ... Read More
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