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A 37-year-old female asked:

About 2 days ago small patches appeared on the skin of my face.they are lighter in color than the normal skin & shiny & scaling what should i do ?

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
See a dermatologist: Best chance for correct diagnosis and treatment is with a skin specialist. Bring with you any soaps, creams, any products used on your skin. Be prepared to list all meds, herbs , vitamins, etc.

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Last updated Sep 3, 2013

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