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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Mosquito bite: Dr. L.Ciraldo recommends several different approaches: Cortisone cream, OTC fade cream, or cocoa butter can be applied to darkened lesions to help fad ... Read More

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arlo Miller
14 years experience Dermatology
PIH: Post inflammatory pigmentation (pih) is very common after acne, especially in people who tan easily or have darker skin. I like using azeleic acid ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rashid Khan
32 years experience Internal Medicine
See a Dermatologist : See a dermatologist for the treatment who can use skin lightener cream. It contain an active ingredient or combination of ingredients that reduces the ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sharon Ann Clark
40 years experience Plastic Surgery
Pigment &/or shadow: Pimples result in a breakdown of the skin and cause a scar. Any scar can get hyperpigmented, i.e. darker, for six months and sunscreen of spf 15 or gr ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nasrin Mani
39 years experience Dermatology
Skin discoloration: Any sun exposure will continue to keep the dark patches noticeable. Your best option is sunscreen or long pants or skirts to keep the sun away. It ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
46 years experience Family Medicine
Dark spots: These may be infected hair follicle from sweating shaving or friction. Try some tetracycline type antibiotics from your doctor.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Post inflammatory: Post inflammatory hyperpigmentation is a common and normal response during the healing process. When traumatized skin heals, redness, followed by dar ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jatin Shah
38 years experience Dentistry
Dark spots : Dark spot or pigmentation of lip need to checked.See your dentist and he can better diagnose.Sometime it may be normal or may require referral to oral ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ana Duarte
32 years experience Dermatology
Stop picking!!: Most likely you have pipa, post inflammatory hyperpigmentation. Its best to sunscreen and you can add an otc fading lotion containing hydroquinone. Al ... Read More

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