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How do I get rid of these little brown dots I have on my arms and cheeks?

How do I get rid of these little brown dots I have on my arms and cheeks?

First find cause: To figure out the best treatment of the little brown dots on your arms and cheeks, it will be important to find out what the cause is. Freckles? Sun damage? Post inflammatory hyperpigmentation? Your skin type is important as well. You may want to start with having your primary doctor have a look at the areas and recommend treatment. A dermatologist or cosmetic surgeon can be helpful. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of these little brown "age" dots I have on my arms and face?

How do I get rid of these little brown "age" dots I have on my arms and face?

Skin check first.: First, get a skin check. We need to rule out, and specifically treat any precancerous or cancerous lesions. If there are none, then you can look at modalities like ipl, face and body peels, and laser peels to improve the brown/ age spots. The daily use of an antioxidant sunscreen, on exposed skin cannot be overstated. ...Read more

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I have to many small scars that are caused due to nail. I have also brownish dots on my cheek from childhood. How to get rid from these?

I have to many small scars that are caused due to nail. I have also brownish dots on my cheek from childhood. How to get rid from these?

Pigmentation: try Aveeno (oatmeal) Clear Complexion cream for a month, It may help, Avoid sun light, uses a sun screen if you live in sunny area ...Read more

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There's little white dots all over my arms how can I get rid of them?

There's little white dots all over my arms how can I get rid of them?

Sounds like ...: Pityriasis Keratosis.Is it the upper outer arm region and does it feel rough to the touch?It has to do with keratin build up of the hair follicles .A strong keratinolytic will help over time.Something called Lac-Hydrin will help but requires a prescription ( if my diagnosis is correct ).Send in a picture. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of those little bumps on the back of both of my arms?

How do I get rid of those little bumps on the back of both of my arms?

Keratosis pilaris: "those little bumps" on the back of your arms that look like chicken skin maybe a condition called keratosis pilaris, which is benign. Since they are often dry and itchy, moisturizers are the treatment of choice. Occasional exfoliation may also help the condition. ...Read more

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I have little bums on the top of my arms back & stomach that look like goose bumps. Why? How do I get rid of them?

I have little bums on the top of my arms back & stomach that look like goose bumps. Why? How do I get rid of them?

Keratosis pilaris: It's quite common and rarely, if ever, dangerous. Young women often have them. It is an excess of a natural protein in the skin. So far no reliable treatment has been found. I know you must hate them. I did, my daughter did and everyone i knew who had them did. But don't worry. They do tend to go away just in time to fret about that 1st grey hair. A cure will give the world another billionaire! ...Read more

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I've got small "spots" on my legs and arms (especially on my knees)! how to get rid of them?

Many possibilities: There are many things that may cause a discoloration of the skin. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections and cancer can cause a discoloration of the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash or a discoloration of the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more