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Black Spots Under Skin On Finger
Impossible to say: If there is no pain involved then it is unlikely to be serious. Have a doctor look at it if you are concerned. ...Read more
Eval: If you have vertical black lines on your toe nail — it would be prudent to have that evaluated by a dermatologist. Once the cause of the black discoloration is identified — a treatment plan can be provided. ...Read more
I will be fine, then my fingers will tingle, vision has black spots, I feel as if I will faint. I fainted once. Forehead tingles and body feels heavy.
Exam and physicial: NOW! You may have any number of severe medical conditions: anemia, hypoglycemia, heart irregularities, neurological disease etc. You need comprehensive blood testing, neurological testing and get urine checked for infection/pregnancy. Please call for immediate appointment or go directly to the ER or local urgent care center. ...Read more
Black spots??: Really hard question to answer. Is this a new spot? Irregularly shaped so it might be cancerous? Or just a "sun spot"? Most "spots" are brown. If yours is black — please have it evaluated by a doctor asap. ...Read more
What should I do to remove black spots in skin in home itself?
Please send me proper way of treatment
Only thing: The only thing available are over the counter bleaching creams. Otherwise, please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
My friend used cream bleach which is widely used to fair the skin colour but now she has got black spots on her face she is worried what should do now?
See dermatologist: That is the complication of bleaching skin, leaves areas of pigmented and un-pigmented areas. Consult dermatologist. ...Read more
Black spots on face: I can't tell from what you say, what kind of black spots you have. You can black oil stuck in the pores, and these tiny black dots are black heads, called comedones, and they are a form of acne. You can clear them with retin a, (tretinoin) which is rubbed on and unclogs the pores. Or, you can have flat black freckle like areas, which can be like stains, from the sun, or chemicals or burns. Retin a (tretinoin) can help. ...Read more
Laser: Skin spots usually respond well to lasers depending on what type and your skin type. ...Read more
On my chest skin a lot of black spots are present... I take medicines but nothing happened... Any suggestions...
See dermatologist: Can't tell... These might be "blackheads" that simply need to be cleaned out. Or they could be very dark nevi, or moles, that need to be screened for skin cancer. I strongly recommend seeing a dermatologist to take a look and differentiate what it is and treat it accordingly. ...Read more
I have a lot of sebums near my nose and my skin becomes darker due to the black spots created by it. What should I do?
Acne: It is important to treat your acne so that you don't get permanent scarring. Some patients wait too long before seeing their dermatologist to have their acne treated. Normally topical medicines and internal antibiotics are used to keep acne under control. You can start with an over the counter benzoyl peroxide wash while you are waiting for your appointment with your dermatologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am indian. My forehead has black spots going around. I am not dark, I put nuteogena tone repair everyday on my skin which has 30psf. Is that helpfu?
It is possible: Any topical medicine that is supposed to fade brown spots will work slowly. The 30 spf is to reduce the chances of sun exposure making them darker (and to protect you from skin cancer). If these spots are from acne then you should see a dermatologist to address this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Suspicious moles: A (asymmetry) moles with irregular shapes, such as two very different-looking halves. B (irregular border). Moles that are notched or scalloped borders c (changes in color) moles that have many colors or an uneven distribution of color. D (diameter) new growth in a mole larger than about 1/4 inch (6 millimeters). E (evolving). Moles that change over time — grow larger, itch or bleed. ...Read more
See derm: Dermatologist can put you a treatment for this. ...Read more
I've been getting black spots on my head for the past month and I have no clue what it is. Started from my back, now it's on my head. Please help?
Black spots on head: Please send us a photo so we can help ...Read more