Top
20
Doctor insights on: Get Rid Of Dark Spots On Legs

Share
1

1
How do I get rid of dark spots on my legs caused by pimples?

How do I get rid of dark spots on my legs caused by pimples?

Skin discoloration: Any sun exposure will continue to keep the dark patches noticeable. Your best option is sunscreen or long pants or skirts to keep the sun away. It is not common to have pimples on your legs, so you might want to investigate if the breakouts are from sensitivity to a fabric, a detergent or softener. Sweat can cause a rash. Don't pick at any breakouts as that will only increase the pigmentation. ...Read more

2

2
How to get rid of dark spots on stomach?

How to get rid of dark spots on stomach?

Type of lesion: Needs to be accurately diagnosed before a treatment plan can be proposed. ...Read more

3

3
How can I get rid of dark spots on skin?

How can I get rid of dark spots on skin?

Combination Therapy: Combination therapy is the best way to get rid of dark spots. This means using a prescription retinoid and fade creams. Chemical peels and laser are also very effective. Sunblock is also critical. Dermatologists specialize in removing dark spots. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
4

4
How can I get rid of dark spots on my legs from mosquito bites?

How can I get rid of dark spots on my legs from mosquito bites?

Wait 3 months: Eventually it will fade. You can try over the counter remidies or see a dermatologist or do what most people do and just wait. ...Read more

5

5
How can I get rid of dark spots on my face?

How can I get rid of dark spots on my face?

Dermatologist: Hi, you could see dermatologist, there are lotions and also laser available depending on the cause of the dark spots. Best of luck. ...Read more

6

6
How can I get rid of red pigmentation spots on face?

How can I get rid of red pigmentation spots on face?

Laser tx: Most of the time red spots on the face are hemangiomas or capillaries and are often well treated with lasers. Other conditions are possible such as actinic keratoses, skin cancers, or acne. I recommend having the lesions evaluated by a professional. ...Read more

7

7
How to get rid of red spots on legs after shaving?

How to get rid of red spots on legs after shaving?

Try this: Try using a different shaving cream for sensitive skin and get a razor for sensitive skin also. It is best to shave your legs after taking a bath of hot shower as the pores open up and the legs would be most susceptible to a close shave. Be sure to clean your razor often and or use disposable sensitive ones. God luck. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
9

9
How do I get rid of dark spots on my cheeks?

How do I get rid of dark spots on my cheeks?

Depends: It depends on what is causing them. See your doctor to come up with a plan of treatment. ...Read more

10

10
There are dark red and black sunburn scars on my face , how can i get rid of it?

There are dark red and black sunburn scars on my face , how can i get rid of it?

See a dermatologist : It is important to see a dermatologist to make sure of the cause of discoloration. There are many ways to treat skin conditions of the face but it's important to know what you are treating. ...Read more

11

11
How to get rid of red spots and pimples on my forehead?

How to get rid of red spots and pimples on my forehead?

Acne care: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/acne/basics/lifestyle-home-remedies/con-20020580 This site gives you a nice overview of acne management. ...Read more

12

12
How to get rid of red purple blotches on ankles?

How to get rid of red purple blotches on ankles?

If it : Is from venous stasis hyper pigmentation you can try applying zinc oxide. It may lighten it up. Not sure you'll get it to go away completely. And you do have to use it for sometime. ...Read more

13

13
How can I get rid of small discoloration spots on my face?

How can I get rid of small discoloration spots on my face?

Multiple options: IPL does a really nice job of lightening sun damage with no down time. It does require regular (every 3 months or so) treatments to maintain results. Some chemical peels can lighten sun damage. Fractionated laser does a really nice job of lightening pigmentary issues, but does require some downtime. Hydroquinone and lightening creams are other options. ...Read more

14

14
How can I get rid of black spots or marks on my face?

How can I get rid of black spots or marks on my face?

It depends: It depends on what is causing this problem. See your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation. ...Read more

15

15
In what way can I get rid of those dark tiny spots on my face?

In what way can I get rid of those dark tiny spots on my face?

Not sure: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

17

17
How can I get rid of mosquito bites(dark spots) on legs and thighs.?

How can I get rid of mosquito bites(dark spots) on legs and thighs.?

Mosquito bites: Store aloe vera gel in the refrigerator and apply to affected area. Rub a basil leaf on the bite. It repels mosquitoes & has anti-inflammatory properties effect. consider applying calamine lotion. Apply crushed ice or a cold pack. A 1 to 1 mix of water and baking soda is effective when applied to the lesions. You can take oral medications like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Chlorpheniramine for itching. ...Read more

18

18
How do you get rid of dark spots and acne on armpits?

How do you get rid of dark spots and acne on armpits?

Armpit acne: Hard to treat. Might be hidradenitis. See a derm for antibiotcs and a lotion that may help. ...Read more

19

19
How can I get rid of dark pores on my legs?

How can I get rid of dark pores on my legs?

Maybe shaving?: Some people do have darkening of the hair follicles following repeated shaving. Frequent, close-shaving causes minor trauma to the hair follicles and some folks can be sensitive to this, hence getting darker pores/follicles. If you stop shaving for an extended period of time, likely it will improve. Laser treatment /hair removal may help. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

20

20
How can I get rid of brown spots on my face?

How can I get rid of brown spots on my face?

Spot remover: Brown spots on the face respond to a number if different treatments. Lightening an bleaching cream containing glycolic acid and hydro quinine can are available otc. Sometimes, the lesions will respond better to a procedure such as chemical peels, cryotherapy, electrosurgery or laser. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer