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Scared.age 55f.always had medium color brown eyes with dark green ring.lately change to light moss green.dull.bloodshot a lot.ideas?
Can Palmer's cocoa butter everyone fade cream be used after using tretinion cream to help fade dark spots?
Dark spots: The vanishing cream is supposed to lighten up dark spots andcan be used after tretinion cream ...Read more
I'm using Emoderm, Aquasoft, Cetraben & Liquid parraffin to treat dark paches & pigmentation caused by vericose veins.Which amg these fade dark patch?
Skin peeling with tinyred spots & light purplish hue to skin on fingertips, using hydrocortisone 1% cream, vaseline, no improvement, pls help?
Baby facial skin was lighted from a week use of Fucidin 2% cream & Hydrocortisone Acet 1%. Will her normal tan skin colour come back?
I have type III medium (white-light brown) skin .Tanned badly to dark brown .Need good commercial cream for whole body?
Hyperpigmentation: Hypepigmentation (hp) may have different causes and no systemic ('whole body") cream is available to significantly improve this problem. Hp may also be due to other causes, including tinea versicolor, and proper evaluation by a dermatologist is warranted. "commercial" (over the counter) creams may not give you satisfying results. ...Read more
Gray spot in middle of vision.Notice @ night & evening.when looking up at light source.ex: light bulb & street light)goes away after a few.But why?
Using neostrata hq 4% lightning cream and laroche posay mela d dark spot cream for 2 years and my dermatologist said it has done all it can. Now what?
What can help lighten my hyperpigmentation scars more? I've used neostrata hq lightening cream, melad dark spot, and tri luma.There are pictures enclosed
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Baby facial skin is lightened due to use of Fucidin 2% cream & Hydrocortisone Acet 1% for one week use. Will her tan skin colour come back?
Unlikely due to med: Those meds should not be causing any fading. Would wonder if condition for which child is being treated may be the cause. If so, in MOST cases, skin color comes back to normal, but may take weeks/months to do so. Best to talk to your doctor about your concerns. Hope this was helpful. Best of luck for your child and you with this. Dr R ...Read more
Is my white skin protected from sun rays if I use the following: vitamic C serum, then bioderma moisturizer spf 30 and la roche posay powder spf 25?
SPF 30 and SPF 25: Both the bioderma moisturizer and la roche posay powder are effective sunscreen. May need to reapply products if out in sun for multiple hours. No need to use vitamin C serum on skin- vitamin C is not a sunscreen. Also avoid outdoors from 10 am to 2 pm as sun is most intense during these hours. ...Read more
I have light Brown Asian skin, recently I went in the sun, jogging + got pigment marks on my skin, now using Sun block but when will marks fade?
Yes, with time: It will take time, may be even a few months for the pigmentation from sun exposure to lighten up. Use sun screen as you have started doing and if feasible, keep the area covered to avoid incidental sun exposure. I would recommend that you take supplemental vitamin D3 at a does of about 2000 units/day. ...Read more
3 weeks boy. White-blond hair. Pupils seem to be black, but has greyish ring in iris. Fluorescent light reflects off eyes. Has brown freckle. Albinism?
Oculocutaneous: Albinism is a group of 4 conditions, each caused by a specific gene mutation inherited in an autosomal recessive pattern. When both parents carry the gene mutation, each of their children has a 25% chance of having oca. See his pediatrician ; a pediatric ophthalmologist for diagnosis ; referral to a geneticist if he has it. Lack of melanin in the retina causes vision problems, so you need to know. ...Read more