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How do I get rid of spots on my skin?

How do I get rid of spots on my skin?

What kind of : Spots are you referring to? Freckles, birthmarks, hypopigmentations, moles, scars ?!? You may want to discuss this with your physician for different options or see a dermatologist about it. Hard to recommend without seeing them. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of spots? I have already tried many things such as spot creams and face washes.

How do I get rid of spots?  I have already tried many things such as spot creams and face washes.

Lasers, IPL, peel: Bleaching cream containing hydroquinone such as lustra, or revaleskin with coffeberry can lighten them. For removal an intense pulse light source or laser can lighten them or remove them completely in 1 - 3 sessions depending on settings and response to laser. A medium chemical peel can also lighten or remove these spots. ...Read more

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How do i get rid of spots and acne with things i have at home?

How do i get rid of spots and acne with things i have at home?

What do you have?: "Pop" remedies for acne (lemon, pepper, honey) are cruel hoaxes. If you are serious about getting rid of acne, it's topical benzoyl peroxide as tolerated for two weeks. If you are not clear by then, get with your personal physician who can add something that will clear you. Alternatives to benzoyl peroxide include Retina A and salicylic acid. You're too big now not to use your doctor. Cheers. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of spots on penis . The spots are like a rash kind of thing that spreads . Any medicine name that I could use would really benefit m ?

How do I get rid of spots on penis . The spots are like a rash kind of thing that spreads . Any medicine name that I could use would really benefit m ?

More info needed: Can't advise treatment when cause is unknown. If you've always had the "spots" and not changing, maybe not abnormal. Red irritated rash might an allergy. Most penile rashes are rashes that can occur anywhere, but some are specific to the genitals. Most penile rashes aren't STDs, but maybe possible if you are sexually active. See your GP, one of London's excellent NHS GUM clinics. Good luck. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of my spots?

How do I get rid of my spots?

What spots?: The Treatment will depend on the Diagnosis of the spots. For example, if they are caused by Tinea Versicolor, than medicated lotions/shampoos may help etc. Get diagnosed for the real answer to your question. Good luck. ...Read more

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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

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How do I get rid of black spots? Thanks

How do I get rid of black spots? Thanks

No one can answer!: DDuncan, you need to describe the location, size, and any symptoms from these "black spots", say how you noticed them, whether you have light or dark skin, any injury, lots more in order for anyone to help. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of age spots on my body?

How do I get rid of age spots on my body?

Bleaching/laser/peel: Unfortunately it is not that easy getting rid of freckles, a genetic trait that is intensified by sun exposure. Otc bleaching cream such lustra (hydroquinone) may help. Chemical peels/laser treatments are more effective but often costly. You must minimize sun exposure otherwise it will re-darken. Of course, covering make-up provides instant improvement! consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of these spots on my forehead?

How do I get rid of these spots on my forehead?

Type of lesion: Needs to be accurately diagnosed to provide you with a treatment plan. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of white spots on my face ?

How do I get rid of white spots on my face ?

Depends...: ...On the cause. Pityriasis alba (literally "white spots") is common in children but unusual in adults. Tinea versicolor, a superficial yeast colonization, can occur on the face, and can create light spots. Vitiligo can occur on the face, but the patches are white, not merely lighter than surrounding skin. You really should have a dermatologist take a direct look and give you a precise diagnosis. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of piercing spots (tragus and helix)?

How do I get rid of piercing spots (tragus and helix)?

Scars : The only way to get rid of this is to have a minor office procedure to close the piercing areas. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of dark spots on my face? Im over-weight and i smoke, could those be the problem?

How do I get rid of dark spots on my face? Im over-weight and i smoke, could those be the problem?

Need to see doctor: Or a dermatologist. "dark spots" could be anything, everything or nothing. A doctor with experience with skin problems should take a look and see what they think it is, and then can work on a solution. Obviously, losing weight and stopping smoking are important for more than cosmetic reasons, and you should take this opportunity to seriously consider things that will improve your health overall. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of red spots on my face?

How do I get rid of red spots on my face?

Need to see doctor: There are many types of red spots ranging from birthmarks (hemangiomas etc) to brown hyperpigmentation lesions and treatment varies from excision, cryotherapy, radiofrequency ablation to laser, ipl (intense pulse light) therapies. For brown hyperpigmentation spots hydroquinone/tretinoin combo works well. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of black spots on the bottom of my feet?

How do I get rid of black spots on the bottom of my feet?

See a physician: A foot specialist will be able to take a look at the lesion and run any necessary imaging or labs to determine the source of this problem. There are many lumps and bumps that can occur on the feet and a complete examination and history are important. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of brown spots in the whites of my eyes?

How do I get rid of brown spots in the whites of my eyes?

Melanosis or Nevi: If you are african-american these may represent benign conjunctival melanosis. Or, if isolated area could be a conjunctival nevus (freckle). You can also have pigmented spots in sclera for many reason. If a significant issue i would consider an evaluation. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of dark spots on my face(african american)?

How do I get rid of dark spots on my face(african american)?

Difficult but doable: Your situation is not an easy one but can be treated successfully. In my experience, you would have to pre-treat your skin with with hq and then either have repeated ipl treatments or laser resurfacing. http://www.drkulick.com/procedures_sr.php http://drkulick.Com/procedures_pr.Php. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of age spots on my face, i hate them sooooo much. Help?

How do I get rid of age spots on my face, i hate them sooooo much. Help?

Many options: Age spots can be faded/removed with office based treatments such as certain lasers and intense pulse light therapy. Check with a board certified facial plastic surgeon or dermatologist to fin out the best treating for you. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of Fordyce spots? (on the penis)

How do I get rid of Fordyce spots? (on the penis)

May be normal: Fordyce spots are consider a normal feature for many people. Therefore, one may have to consult with several urologists in order to find one who may be interested in trying to remove them. A skin laser treatment center may be needed, so a dermatologist consultation may be helpful. One should realize that removing a spot can leave a scar. ...Read more

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I had an allergic reaction to a high perfume soap. After using antibacterial soap, the spots are becoming black. How do I get rid of black spots?

I had an allergic reaction to a high perfume soap. After using antibacterial soap, the spots are becoming black. How do I get rid of black spots?

Time: After an allergic reaction on the skin, there can be either hyperpigmentation (darker) or hypopigmentation (lighter) areas on the affected skin. These pigment changes will gradually improve over time and usually do not require treatment. If the very dark areas are painful or blistering, see your dermatologist. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of dark spots above my upper lip?

How do I get rid of dark spots above my upper lip?

Ask your DR if he: Would consider giving u a depigmenting cream or check some asian store for this- sebo de macho. U may ask your physician for the cause of the pigmentation. Take care! ...Read more

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How do I get rid of red spots/scabs that are on my legs?

How do I get rid of red spots/scabs that are on my legs?

First question is: the cause of the scabs, (? infection), see dermatologist for correct diagnosis, possible biopsy, and treatment. hope that helps ...Read more