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Doctor insights on: How To Get Rid Of Brown Spots On Hands

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Could Fucidin get rid of brown spots?

Could Fucidin get rid of brown spots?

Fucidin: Fucidin cream and ointment are used to treat skin infections caused by staphylococcal bacteria. Brown spots are unlikely to be bacterial in nature, and thus fucidin is probably not useful in this case. ...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 can I get rid of brown spots on my face?

How can I get rid of brown spots on my face?

Spot remover: Brown spots on the face respond to a number if different treatments. Lightening an bleaching cream containing glycolic acid and hydro quinine can are available otc. Sometimes, the lesions will respond better to a procedure such as chemical peels, cryotherapy, electrosurgery or laser. ...Read more

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I have small brown spots on my chest. They started appearing after college. How to prevent the future ones? How to get rid of the ones I have?

I have small brown spots on my chest. They started appearing after college. How to prevent the future ones? How to get rid of the ones I have?

Need to see spots: Would really need to see the rash to give advice. You can upload images of your rash as well as the history of your present problem with an online consultation here at Health Tap Several images of the involved areas in sharp focus and including closeups and wide angle would be helpful. If you choose an INBOX consultation you need to make yourself available to answer doctors questions. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of ugly brown spots that are left behind from pimples?

How can I get rid of ugly brown spots that are left behind from pimples?

Time: Postinflammatory hyperpigmentation goes away in a couple of months. If you are hard-core you can experiment with over-the-counter hydroxyquinone creams. Most people would probably say this is not worth the trouble and nuisance, but it's your decision. ...Read more

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During this summer, 2 days ago. i got eczema. my skin is dry & peeling. & i have brown spots on my face. how do i get rid of it...please help.

During this summer, 2 days ago. i got eczema. my skin is dry & peeling. & i have brown spots on my face. how do i get rid of it...please help.

Who said Eczema: Make sure you have a dermatologist diagnose you. Brown spots on face can be sun damage or melasma to name a few. Dry peeling skin may be contact dermatitis, and not necessarily eczema. Sun damage can cause dry peeling skin. Get a good moisturizing sunscreen and a see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have these weird light brown spots under the breasts and on the upper stomach and neck. What could they be and how do I get rid of them?

I have these weird light brown spots under the breasts and on the upper stomach and neck. What could they be and how do I get rid of them?

Fungal infection: More than likely you have a superficial fungal infection called tinea versicolor. Treat with otc antifungal creams such as lotrimin or micatin (miconazole) twice daily for four weeks then retreat one day a month to keep it from recurring. If this does not work see your dermatologist. ...Read more

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Hello, I had braces for 5 years and got brown spots on my two front teeth at 14. I am 23 now and still have them. How do I get rid of them?

Hello, I had braces for 5 years and got brown spots on my two front teeth at 14. I am 23 now and still have them. How do I get rid of them?

Stain or Decay: Brown spots on the teeth are either stains or decayed area. Stains can be polished away of whitened. Decayed area can be taken care of either by placing a tooth color filling, bonding or veneer depending on the extend of the decayed area. ...Read more

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I have brown spots on my back & chest due to acne. What can get rid of them? Ive had them all my life. Went 2 Derm & gave me trentinoin, doesnt work!

I have brown spots on my back & chest due to acne. What can get rid of them? Ive had them all my life. Went 2 Derm & gave me trentinoin, doesnt work!

Not treatable: Some of the spots are probably due to acne while others are probably solar lentigos. The acne marks fade after several months; the others are permanent. Watch your skin for signs of melanoma. If you still have acne, manage it. Use a sunscreen. Many of my students, make and female, have these spots; no one minds; they are relics of a vigorous youth. ...Read more

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I had a tattoo 2 months ago. The last 3 weeks it has some red and brown spots around it. No itching no swelling. What should I do to get rid of them?

I had a tattoo 2 months ago. The last 3 weeks it has some red and brown spots around it. No itching no swelling. What should I do to get rid of them?

Local reaction: Hello and welcome to HealthTap, would you be able to share a picture, please inbox me 3 different views with close up. This appears to be local reaction but I would like to confirm it for treatment purposes. Thank you! ...Read more

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I have pcos and noticed a dark brown spots between my breast spreading more how can I get rid of this? Also on my neck

I have pcos and noticed a dark brown spots between my breast spreading more how can I get rid of this? Also on my neck

Hard to get rid of: Google "acanthosis nigricans." controlling your weight and blood sugar can help stop the discoloration from spreading, but any attempts to eliminate the hyperpigmentation you already have will require a prescription or a procedure. Maybe a good dermatologist could help. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of brown age spots on back of hands?

How do I get rid of brown age spots on back of hands?

See a dermatologist: Bleaching creams, peels or lasers can help lighten/remove these spots. See a board certified dermatologist. ...Read more

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There's a small little like brown spot. On the middle part of my thumb. I just saw it today and I can't get. rid of it?

There's a small little like brown spot. On the middle part of my thumb. I just saw it today and I can't get. rid of it?

Out, Damned Spot!: I'd be curious to know what you did to get rid of it! What is your normal skin shade? You spend a lot of time in the sun? Is that spot flat or raised? Does it hurt? Is its color uniform? Is it smaller than a pencil eraser? If none of the above, watch it and see if it grows or changes color. If, so, get it seen by a dermatologist. If not, just keep watching it- and for the development of others. ...Read more

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I get brown spots all over my legs and arms and even my cheeks after consuming alcohol. What is it and is there anyway to prevent it?

I get brown spots all over my legs and arms and even my cheeks after consuming alcohol. What is it and is there anyway to prevent it?

You clearly have a : Problem if you are only 16 years old and are continuing to consume alcohol (under aged drinking) despite this physiologic reaction. The way to prevent this is to stop alcohol use. Please let your parents know what is going on as you need professional help. ...Read more

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Is there any way to get rid of age spots on your hands?

Is there any way to get rid of age spots on your hands?

Laser Skin Treatment: Topical bleaching creams help to lighten spots, but are often ineffective for their total removal. In-office treatments such as chemical peels and lasers are often necessary to provide the best cosmetic benefit. ...Read more

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