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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
I have burns on my face from using clorox bleach it makes my skin looks old in dry please tell mee what can i do to get rid of the burns and dry skin ?
What did you do? : Why did you put bleach in your face. I think you could try a skin peel. You will need to see your doctor and go from there ...Read more
Hi, for the last 4 or 5 summers I seem to get something like a rash on my nose. I wake up and the skin has peeled and it looks yellow. After some days it heals and makes a dark Mark on my nose. Every year it happens around the same area. I want to use a d
Allergy: You most likely have an allergy to a seasonal allergen. With the rummy nose you will get a secondary infection that crusts then it peels. You should be allergy tested and have some bacitracin ointment (a prescription) on hand for the next time you get infected. Good luck. Feel better! ...Read more