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Does lightning skin cream really works? And if yes, to what degree?

Does lightning skin cream really works? And if yes, to what degree?

Cream: It depends if the pigmentation is superficial, mixed or deep, Do you have facultative or constiutive pigmentation? Some pigmentation may be related to an imbalance of hormones. Your Dermatologist can actually guide you and provide you information whether the condition you have is actually amenable and likely to respond to skin lightening creams or if you need additional modalities of treatment. ...Read more

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I'm dark tan and after using lot of fairness creams, nothing works. Is there any other way to have a fair radiant skin naturally?

I'm dark tan and after using lot of fairness creams, nothing works. Is there any other way to have a fair radiant skin naturally?

Sunblock moisturizer: Dark tan is a natural color. Many people use over-the-counter moisturizers that contain sunscreen. Avoiding exposure to the sun will let skin lighten up. A person should take extra vitamin d to make up for not getting vitamin d from the sun. Although having tanned skin from sun exposure is not a medical illness, there are a few uncommon hormonal medical conditions that can cause skin darkening. ...Read more

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I have dark skin in my underarms. Is there an OTC cream to fix this or do I have to go to a dr? One dr. Perscriped vytone but it didn't work...Help?

Could be acanthosis: Dark skin in the armpits could be acanthosis nigricans. This may be isolated or could be associated with hormonal or other internal abnormalities. See a doctor (perhaps an endocrinologist) for this. Treatment depends on the underlying cause. ...Read more

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My husband works in a ice cream plant and the skin on his face is getting badly freezer burned from long exposure in the freezers. What can he do to t?

My husband works in a ice cream plant and the skin on his face is getting badly freezer burned from long exposure in the freezers. What can he do to t?

Get examined: there are several prescription medications used for both heat and cold burns. Please consult your PCP for examination and treatment. ...Read more

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How does skin lightening cream work? Is it beneficial?

How does skin lightening cream work?  Is it beneficial?

Fade Creams: Otc and rx skin lightening creams or fade creams may include hydroquinone, kojic acid, arbutin, licorice extract, and glycolic acid. Which work by interfering with melanin (pigment) production, speeding skin cell turnover, or interfering with melanin transfer. They are most beneficial in conjunction with office-based txs. ...Read more

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What should I use instead of creams that don't work for my eyes? They always feel so heavy and i don't want my skin getting wrinkley!

What should I use instead of creams that don't work for my eyes? They always feel so heavy  and i don't want my skin getting wrinkley!

Not to worry: I imagine you are staring too hard at the skin of your grandmother. At your age, the natural skin moisturizers and lubricants will keep things smooth and attractive. Try and avoid sun exposure perhaps with the assistance of sunglasses but otherwise you should do fine. ...Read more

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Have dry, sensitive skin. Found 1 face cream that works but is Asian import sold at 1 expensive chain in us. Is it safe to buy it on site like ebay?

Have dry, sensitive skin. Found 1 face cream that works but is Asian import sold at 1 expensive chain in us. Is it safe to buy it on site like ebay?

Investigate source: I generally recommend creams that list active and inactive ingredients, recognizing that even "natural" ingredients can still cause irritant or allergic reactions. I would be weary about purchases from unknown sources. ...Read more

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What's the suitable sun cream?I'm 21 years old boy.Have a oily skin.Gonna work outside whole day.Some has high SPF & some has low? What's the differnt

What's the suitable sun cream?I'm 21 years old boy.Have a oily skin.Gonna work outside whole day.Some has high SPF & some has low? What's the differnt

Higher SPF is better: The higher the spf the better coverage you have to keep the skin safe from uv damage. Usually spf 45 or higher is recommended if you are to be outside all day in the sun. Also you want to re-apply it at least 2-3 times a day as sweat, getting dirty and washing the skin will remove the cream protectant. ...Read more

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Why does the metrodinazole cream takes effect so low, while other creams (like tacrolimus) work on my skin after just a few days using? I have bad p&p

2 different meds: Each of these medications works differently. Metronidazole is an antibiotic and Tacrolimus is an immune suppressant. Your skin condition could be an inflammatory or autoimmune cause. Good luck. Please see your doctor for more answers. ...Read more

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Does fair and teen cream really works fr skin of teen havin pimples and spots?

Does fair and teen cream really works fr skin of teen havin pimples and spots?

Acne creams: Never heard of fair and teen cream but look at the active ingredients. Most acne OTC creams have either benzo peroxide or salicylic acid as their active ingredients and if you cream has either, sure it can be effective. If not, I doubt it would be effective. ...Read more

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I have bad acne. I wash my face about daily and put on acne cream, but nothing seems to really work. I have sensitive skin also, so products are harsh?

I have bad acne. I wash my face about daily and put on acne cream, but nothing seems to really work. I have sensitive skin also, so products are harsh?

Multiple Ways: There are multiple options with Accutane often considered the best. However hormonal treatment as well as antiinflammatories, antibiotics, oral contraceptives, may all be beneficial in addition to topical treatment and skin care. ...Read more

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I have a really annoying and itchy skin condition on my groinal region. Betnovate cream and antifungals don't seem to work.

I have a really annoying and itchy skin condition on my groinal region. Betnovate cream and antifungals don't seem to work.

Groin rash: There are a plethora of reasons why a person gets the groin rash. Some of these are infectious like fungus and yeasts and others are due to conditions like psoriasis, eczema, and other problems. There is no way to sort this out by trying to answer your question. You need really to see a dermatologist and remember not to use that cream on your groin where no strong cortizone (hydrocortisone) should be used. ...Read more

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I accidentally used 40% urea cream on my face and it left a bright red patch of stinging and burning skin. How can I lessen these side effects asap?

I accidentally used 40% urea cream on my face and it left a bright red patch of stinging and burning skin. How can I lessen these side effects asap?

Cleanse immediately.: If you have not already cleansed with a gentle cleanser such as cetaphil and rinsed several times with water, please do so now. Next, place some over the counter Cortaid (hydrocortisone) on the site. Lastly, get a great sunscreen that has physical blockers such as zinc oxide or titanium dioxide. It is important that an inflamed area on the face not get sun exposure to worsen the discoloration! ...Read more

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Hello doctor, my skin is so sensitive and dry, itried to use agood moisture and daily scrub, but actully it didn't work, icant choose the suitable cream?

Try simple: Have you tried baby oil after your shower. Do you use the most benign soap, like dove. In really difficult areas , try eucerin cream. ...Read more

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My genitals itch and when I scratch, the top layer of skin flakes off- sometimes in large peices. Anti-fungal creams don't work. ?

My genitals itch and when I scratch, the top layer of skin flakes off- sometimes in large peices. Anti-fungal creams don't work. ?

See doctor: You amy have intertrigo, a yeast infection or an allergic contact dermatitis. If topical otcs do not work you need press ription strength creams or oral medications after examination and possible lab tests. ...Read more

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