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getting rid of dark patches on the skin

A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Walker
25 years experience Plastic Surgery
Clean, dry, no sun: Keep it clean, dry, and out of the sun. If you want them permanently removed then laser hair removal is the only way. NAIR treatment can dissolve the ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Khan
30 years experience Pediatrics
Not really: May damage skin without real help. Skin is the strong and first line defense post against infection. Rubbing, bleaching, picking, injuring may break ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Sorry to hear that: but don't expect an answer online on this limited platform after the limited information you provided, you need to see a dermatologist, if you have se ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stanley Katz
47 years experience Dermatology
Not really,only time: schambergs features vasculitis with blood products trapped underneath skin....eventually they begin to fade as the blood products become absorbed by t ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Keratosis pilaris: Keratosis pilaris is often treated with topical exfoliants, topical retinoids or laser Therapy.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Seely
31 years experience General Practice
OTC oral/topical: Skin itch can be treated with topical Cortaid (or any generic Hydrocortisone 1% cream) and/or oral anti-histamines (benedryl, zytrec, allegra, clariti ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Noel Alonso
23 years experience Pediatrics
Re-exposure...: Of course, some of the commercial and even prescription pediculocides (lice medicines) require 2 separate applications given about a week apart. Just ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Mountcastle
22 years experience Plastic Surgery
Use : Biocorneum (or other silicone based products.) and stay out of sun. And time will help.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
Normal: The Salicylic acid in the Dr Scholls causes the surrounding skin to become white and the skin elevates as it retains moisture form being covered. The ... Read More
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Dr. James Seward
22 years experience Dermatology
Unfortunately, : Unfortunately, that won't work. It will be inflamed and irritated by that which might make it worse. Check out the link below for more psoriasis tre ... Read More
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