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using dermovate cream on face is good

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Junglas
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Second opinion: I routinely recommend discontinuing ineffective treatment. If you are having trouble with discontinuing and have underlying skin issues that could be ... Read More
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
STOP THIS CREAM: Perioral dermatitis is a specific diagnosis for a rash and pimples on the face most often caused by a steroid cream. The stronger the cream the worse ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Williams
35 years experience Family Medicine
Dermovate cream: As long as its used for a brief amount of time - no more than 5 days at a time and away from the mouth you should be fine. The problem is - unles ... Read More
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Steroids on face: Usual recommendation is to avoid using steroids on face if possible, if needed used them only for short duration ( unto 5 days ) and after discussing ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvonne Duffe
36 years experience Family Medicine
Steroid rashes: Long term steroid on skin can cause several problems. The most serious is thinning of the skin like a stretch mark. Another common problem is "steroid ... Read More
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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
Not for face: Clobetasol should not be used on the face. Sounds like you have a condition caused by steroid on the face. Technical term is "perioral dermatitis" or ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
71 years experience Dermatology
OILY FACE: WASH WITH AN ACNE SCRUB AT LEAST THREE TIMES DAILY. STOP ALL NUTS IMMEDIATELY. STOP CHOCOLATE IMMEDIATELY. CUT WAY DOWN ON DAIRY PRODUCTS. SEE A DERMA ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
Alternative/Compound: There are other comparable medications such as triluma. However, melacare cream is a combination of hydroquinone 2%, tretinoin 0.025%, ( 20gm) Mometas ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Curtis Wong
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Topicals for wrinkle: According to reviews on-line, this product can help diminish wrinkles. It is a moisturizer and by 'plumping' the skin, wrinkles are reduced. Better ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
12 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes, but Expensive: Unlike most conventional moisturisers, physiogel contains ceramide and other physiological lipids that help replace moisture and repair the skin’s dam ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Some options . . .: For treatment of acne, over-the-counter benzoyl peroxide gel/cream is quite helpful. If desired, a doctor can add an antibiotic gel/cream such as Cleo ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See a doctor: not sure exactly what is meant by "allergic dark reaction face" at any rate a doctor will help you better with hisory and physical exam, goodluck
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Keuer
Specializes in Dermatology
Diagnosis impt: If the area is itchy, initial benefit might be obtained with 1% hydrocortisone (HC) twice daily for 10 days. However there are conditions such as rosa ... Read More

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