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Does Your Skin Darken As We Get Older Or Just Looks That Way Due To Freckles
A freckle is a small brown spot on your skin, caused by sun exposure. Use your abcde's to tell the difference between a freckle and skin cancer. A=asymmetry. B=border [irregular]. C=color [irregular]. D=diameter [larger than a pencil eraser]. E=evolving [change in color, size, height, new symptoms like bleeding, itching or crusting]. These are danger signs that ...Read more
Im a 33 yr female just noticed a new "mole" side of body by breast. Small (tip of pencil) dark, looks like in skin (not freckle). Get it checked?
Only 17 my skin looks really old I have dark eyes and acne an blackheads I used to have really clear skin:( and be called good looking now I get ugly?
Basically i'm white but my face skin looks dark.It looks like a layer covers my face how can I clean my face and get white?
Mainly sunscreens: Normal people have whatever skin colors nature gives them, which ranges from very light to very dark. That means normal people don't need to get fairer (lighter) color. If a person doesn't want to darken due to sun exposure, the best cream is a skin moisturizer with sunscreen inside it. Avoiding sunlight will keep skin lighter, but one will need to take extra vitamin d if avoiding sunlight. ...Read more
When i was little i was so fair but for sun rays i get dark skin only in my face can anyone please tell pme how can I get my old skin back naturally
Sun damage: Most skin change comes from cumulative sun exposure over your whole life. It can cause hyperpigmentation or darkened skin and wrinkles. Using a daily moisturizer with a sunscreen and avoiding more sun may lighten the color over a few years of use. Dermatologists do have other treatment options. ...Read more
I have dark marks from old shaving bumps around my v line I have tried skin lightning but it didn't help who can I get rud of them?
11 yr old daughter's areola looks like it's 'fading'.. Her areola is turning almost skin-coloured and her other is dark brown .. Is this normal?
Breast Changes: in your daughter need to be evaluated by her doctor. ...Read more
Hi I'm a 15 year old male and I have something that looks like dry skin but might be ringworm, can I get your opinion?
Tinea corporis: Tinea corporis (ringworm) is a fungal infection of the skin generally characterized (intially) by a red raised round patch, followed by central clearing and an advancing border. Treatment is with topical antifungals. Salicylic acid is not a recommended treatment for ringworm. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My son 7yr old has what looks like a skin tag, on his eyelid. Where should i go to get it removed and is dangerous?
I have this dark spot or freckle that appeared above my lip a few years ago and i really hate how it looks is there anyway i can get rid of it?I
See a dermatologist: Begin with a diagnosis. If it is benign, ask a trusted friend if it is ugly or not before you plunge into any expensive treatment. ...Read more
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