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Ashy White Spots In The Face
Sunscreen: The white areas on her face likely represeent pitiriasis alba, a benign skin condition that involves such areas that do not take up sunlight as well as the surrounding skin.The tanning produced by more summer sun will amplify the difference between the involved skin and the normal skin next to it.Liberal use of a good sunscreen will reduce the effect of the sun. ...Read more
Eczema: Most likely, post photo.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have a reaction each time i sit in the sun where my face the next morning is covered in small white spots which can be popped but then reappear?
Sun sensitivity: May have sun sensitivity. Need examination by your dr. ...Read more
May be eczema?: Whitish spots on the face may be eczema (pityriasis alba), especially if it dryish and itching a bit. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist (skin doctor) should look at it if it doesn't go away with simple treatment. Sometimes the rash can be ringworm (a fungus) or some other disorder. Simple treatment of a spot may mean trying over-the-counter Hydrocortisone 1% cream, plus moisturizers. ...Read more
Possibly fungus: You may have tinea versicolor. Apply selsun blue shampoo to skin, leave on for a few minutes, then rinse off in shower. Do this 2-3 times per week for a month to help treat the fungus. The color will take time to get back to normal, but the treatment will prevent the condition from getting worse. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Since one month i m getting white spots on my face .... I don't know what is happening can u give me some suggestion to cure it it is dry and i m blac?
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