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Home Remedies For Skin Mites
My skin is thick and dark near lateral mallecous.any home remedies for treatment? If not other way?
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
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
Wrong approach: How can anyone suggest any sort of remedy without determine the cause of the rash? See a dermatologist. ...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
I have a skin condition called rosacia. Would appreciate if someone 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. Every day + 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 a 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
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
Is there any home remedy for head pressure at night.Since 5 days i m taking a headache pill. Is this due to anxiety?
Yes: It is important to identify the cause. Often head pressure is associated with sinus issues especially when occuring just at night due to a change in position. You may try a short trial of decongestants for a few days but importantly you probably should see a physician to discuss the possible causes. ...Read more
Hi, in winter season my skin become darker. Please tell me the home remedy, the problem is severe in case of face and hands?
Baking soda: Face wash with baking soda daily --- the same box that you keep in your refrigerator for odor ban--- works best ...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
Vinegar may help: Vinegar has been cited as a natural rx for head lice when applied to dry hair & massaged through it daily for a week. It does loosen the nits (egg casings) which should be combed out to prevent re-infection. Pickling vinegar or apple cider vinegar may work a bit faster than regular & you can always fall back on the otc products if this fails. ...Read more
See below: There are over the counter meds available. You have someone who can simply put 2 to 3 knots with sewing thread at the base of the tag, it will painlessly fall off a few days later. ...Read more
No: Make sure it is a skin tag — these are usually just annoying and not painful. If in doubt, consult with your physician. ...Read more