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I left astringent on my skin overnight, it left a smooth flat dark mark, what do I do, will it go away, will it scar?
Hyperpigmentation: Postinflammatory hyperpigmentation (pih) is a frequently encountered problem and represents the sequelae of various cutaneous disorders as well as therapeutic interventions. This acquired excess of pigment can be attributed to various preceding disease processes that affect the skin such as infections, allergic reactions, mechanical injuries, reactions to medications, phototoxic eruptions, trauma. ...Read more
Here are some...: This astringent preparation has been exclusively used to constrict skin pores to make skin smoother; so its use for hemorrhoids may induce similar effect which would vary among individual. Hence, you may try and see; if not better or even worsening, stop and seek pro-evaluation & counseling. Nonetheless, it's still most advisable to work and be counseled with Doc before its use for hemorrhoids. ...Read more
What will happen if facial astringent contain hyroquinone 0.03% applied 4x on face @39 weeks pegnant?
I have dark spot both right and left side of my face looks like sunburn causing of using astringent what is the best medicine?
Pigment : You have likely suffered a skin response due to irritation. Post inflammatory hyperpigmentation describes collections of melanin under the skin that are deposited during the healing process. Usually this will resolve over several months once the irritant is removed. You may want to visit a physician if this persists, as there are some systemic medical conditions that can cause pigmentation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is peeling/chafing of the skin a good thing when using 2% salicylic acid astringent on face? Should it be doing this?
I had laser hair removal done in my public area an now I get non stop in grown hairs I've tried salicylic acid astringent no help please any advice?
How many sessions: Right after a laser procedure you can get some ingrown hairs. Sometimes you need a topical antibiotic. Make sure to go see the dermatologist who did your laser. This is where you have to be careful where you get laser hair removal. A dermatologist will know how to fix it! ...Read more
Im on second month after my chemical peel and still it's itchy time to time why is that? And Im using the antibioctic astringent and tretinoin daily
I have acne on my buttocks, they leave small marks when they heal but fade, I have tried exfoliating, using an antiseptic acne astringent, beta hydroxy
Recurrent Folliculit: See PMD. Need to have one of these lesions cultured. Then appropriate ant for a month or two will eliminate the problem. Emperically you can try doxycycline for a month or two. Either way you have to avoid indoor animals, change undergarments daily, and "Iron " your undergarments after washing..........as long as you do this you will not have recurrence. ...Read more
Im 17, I have a lot of pimples-forehead. I use clean&clear cleanser-morning & bee pollen soap-night & clean&clear blackhead astringent. Is this okay?
Good start: The clean-and-clear benzoyl peroxide is an excellent choice for initial treatment. If you do not get the results you want after two weeks, get with your personal physician. Since you are a female, if you can take the oral contraceptive pill this may clear you, or a topical retinoic acid derivative or antibiotic may be sufficient. Acne is a chronic but manageable disease. Good luck. ...Read more
Which is better for red, irritated and itchy skin around the bum and tailbone: astringent like zinc oxide or moisturizer like urea/vitamin e cream?
There are none...: Even the strongest opiates only "take the edge off" for people in chronic pain. Meds are only one part of dealing with the pain. A useful tool, but pain is so necessary for survival that we are not "allowed" to monkey with it much. In acute pain, the transition from miserable to less miserable can be great. In chronic pain, it's just part of the plan. ...Read more
So call your doc: This is the HT public information site.We are thousands of volunteer docs based primarily in the US who answer medical questions.We do not offer treatments. State medical boards require a physician/patient relationship,a retrievable record,recent exam with vital signs for prescribing.Failure to do so can lead to loss or restriction of license. It may seem minor to you but it is not. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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