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Home Remedies For Skin Cholesterol Deposits
Xanthelasma: Deposits in eyelids or elsewhere usually with elevated blood cholesterol ...Read more
Focus on Drivers: Xanthomas can be treated in various ways, but, as with most medicine, Txs about symptoms not health. Best check drivers (because many related issues). Rec: NMR particle test, optimize LDL <400-700 nmol/L & Large-HDL >9 ɥmol/l (not just cholesterol (made by every animal cell & only one of the fat molecules carried by all lipoprotein particles). Study: https://goo. Gl/vFz1f3 & http://goo. Gl/P4ETNk. ...Read more
Is there a natural way to treat skin cholesterol deposits? Obviously lowering cholesterol is the key, but its the spot I'm wanting to treat.
There is no good way: To have these areas regress. Surgical removal could be an option but that would be a little extreme. You will have to settle for using topical cover up makeup. Obviously good medical control of your hyperlipidemia will avoid progression or development of new lesions. ...Read more
Aged 64yrs male, suffering from high cholesterol, walks and stands too much from 40years, my skin in legs have turned blackish brown. Why? Treatment?
Venous Insufficiency: You could have venous insufficiency/reflux. This is especially true if you have leg swelling at the end of the day & varicose veins. Your red blood cells get into your fat tissue & the cells that clean them up dissolve the red blood cells except the iron in them causing them to turn brown. Unfortunately there is little to do to reverse but you should be worked up for venous reflux specialist. ...Read more
My skin is thick and dark near lateral mallecous. Any home remedies for treatment? If not other way?
Garlic helps some:
I have no experience treating this and there is no formal research, but many patients report that topical garlic is effective, though it may sting and burn. See http://www. Earthclinic. Com/cures/xanthoma. Html
measures to lower cholesterol usually help to prevent recurrence. ...Read more
Neat and clean with: A pleasant disposition is the way to go. That will bring more light to our world than a lighter face. Please don't measure your self-worth by skin color. One day your opinion may reverse and you may want to darken your face. I respect the fact that you are a young and healthy and want to look attractive but who you are and what you do is the real attraction. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Hi, age: 26. there are freckles on my skin, give me home remedy. My pores are open, and give awkward look, give suggestions?
Laser skin treatment: There are several lasers on the market that imrpove the color and texture of the skin ...Read more
Wrong approach: How can anyone suggest any sort of remedy without determine the cause of the rash? See a dermatologist. ...Read more
Rest / fluids / rest:
Best remedy for a head cold is to rest and drink plenty of fluids. Despite years of extensive research the most effective medicine is rest and fluids. Your body and immune system should take care of the rest.
Hope that helps. ...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
How can you tell if a scratch wound on the skin is infected? Area around the wound is pink. Home treatment with neosporin ok?
Infected wound: If the wound is having greenish or yellow color fluid/ discharge, along with signs of inflammation like swelling, redness and severe pain; I would consider that to be an infected wound. If you have these signs and symptoms, please get help from your physician. Good luck! ...Read more
I am a srilankan, aged 17 with normal skin type. Please suggest a home remedy or product to lighten facial skin without harming my skin in any way?
Skin: Try some Vit E cream. That might help ...Read more
Uneven Skin Tone: There are different causes for uneven skin tone, both internal and environmental. Treatments also vary widely, depending on the cause, severity and location of the patchy discoloration (although most cases of uneven skin tone happen in the face). See your doctor for a diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Multiple Ways: Treating acne requires antibacterial cleansers, and they usually contain salicylic acid. Benzoyl peroxide can be very effective for spot treatments. Mechanical exfoliation is useful to scrub away the outer layer of your skin which can become dull and possibly result in clogged pores. Chemical exfoliation (chemical peeling) is important in your initial acne regimen to prime your skin for home care. ...Read more
I have a skin condition called rosacia. Would appreciate if some one could give me a good home remedy?
Dermatologist: Basic lifestyle modifications if your diagnosis is truly rosacwa and not another condition that may mimic rosacwa. 1). Strict sun protection with physical sunscreens only zinc oxide or titanium dioxide. Everyday + hat outside. I like elta physical and vanicream SPF 60. 2) avoid any identifiable triggers. 3) gentle cleansers and moisturizers (cerave and cerave pm). Likely you will need an rx. ...Read more
Hi I have pimple problem. How to get ridoff from this quickly? Any home made remedy please? Skin type oil + sweat
Sorry: You really need to see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options to get the best treatment. ...Read more
Hi, I am an Asian and 15 year old. My skin tone is getting darker day by day. Please suggest some home remedy or product for fair skinthankyou, hina?
Sun: Might you be getting darker due to sun exposure? That said, I'm not understanding what is wrong with dark skin. Personally, I think dark skin is beautiful. It's just our cultures that put a value on white skin as "better, " because it historically comes with privilege, which is not pretty at all. ...Read more
Remedies: Natural remedies for lice include the application of olive oil, petroleum jelly, mineral oil or mayonnaise to the head/ hair. These oil-based products smother the louse. However, there is no research to demonstrate treatment efficacy. Wash clothing or linens in hot water. Soak personal items like combs or brushes in hot water for at least 10 minutes (or throw them out if this is an option). ...Read more