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How to whiten my underarm? Is it good to use tha baking soda process or just a lemon?

How to whiten my underarm? Is it good to use tha baking soda process or just a lemon?

Leave it alone: Hi Gary 799. Your underarm (axilla) has a lot of oil/scent/pheremone glands and the hair is there to help spread your smell to attract other humans. I try to get people to embrace this natural part of themselves. Any treatments, particularly shaving but including anti-perspirants, can cause more trouble than you might suspect. Consult a dermatologist if you must proceed. ...Read more

Axilla (Definition)

Area of human body directly under the joint where the shoulder connects to the arm. It contains axillary vessels, brachial nerve plexus, lymph nodes & vessels, axillary ...Read more


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How can I whiten my underarms?

How can I whiten my underarms?

It may be simple: hyperpigmentation, a relatively benign concentration of the skin pigment melanin. Acanthosis nigracans is hyperpigmentation, often in body folds such as armpit/axilla, possibly inherited and associated with glandular conditions including obesity, diabetes, thyroid disease. Consider seeing a Dermatologist for diagnosis. Prescription strength hydroquinone is available. Carefully review OTC products ...Read more

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I really have a dark armpit and its embarassing to wear sleeveless. Any tips or medical procedures to help me at least whiten it? Thank you

I really have a dark armpit and its embarassing to wear sleeveless. Any tips or medical procedures to help me at least whiten it? Thank you

Whiter armpits: Certain individuals have tried using salt water and scrubbing with a wash cloth with varied results. It is not comfortable and takes time so be patient. ...Read more

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Dermovate can be used to whiten armpit?

No: "dermovate" is not a bleaching cream, it contains a high potency cortisone that when used in thin skinned areas like the arm pits, breasts or groin can cause very unsightly stretch marks. See a dermatologist to determine if your underarm coloration is a pigment problem or due to skin thickening. Treatment for each is totally different. ...Read more

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Is there a natural way to whiten and eliminate chicken skin on the underarm area?

Is there a natural way to whiten and eliminate chicken skin on the underarm area?

You could: A trial of daily Hydrocortisone 10 once a day might lighten the skin but should not be applied on your face or privates. ...Read more

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What is the use of chemical peel in whitening the underarm? How does it work with the whitening cream? Can the whitening cream whitens alone d underar

What is the use of chemical peel in whitening the underarm? How does it work with the whitening cream? Can the whitening cream whitens alone d underar

Check out this link.: Best wishes! Http://articles. Timesofindia. Indiatimes. Com/2012-10-09/beauty/34341882_1_creams-skin-colour-human-skin.

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Hi, I am sravya. I have a problem with my darker underarms. I am waxing them every month I would like u to suggest me a cream to whiten them.

Hi, I am sravya. I have a problem with my darker underarms. I am waxing them every month I would like u to suggest me a cream to whiten them.

Skin Pigmentation: What you are describing is a natural, genetic skin pigmentation in the area in question. In order to alter this pigmentation it is best to consult a board certified cosmetic dermatologist.

Laser therapy might be a way to reduce the pigmentation in the affected area*s, but this should be done by a reputable, knowledgable, & experienced physician directed cosmetic dermatology practice. ...Read more

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Is sudocream can help whiten dark underarms?

Is sudocream can help whiten dark underarms?

No, it is: Not designed for that purpose, it's for a rash. Why would you want to whiten your underarms in the first place? ...Read more

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How can I whitens black undrearm?

Not easy: Ask your dr to prescribe hydroquinone (depigmenting cream).
Perhaps peroxide with water application would work.
Check out some asian/chinese herbal store for this cream- sebo de macho.
Hope these would help. ...Read more

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What products effectively whiten skin?

Whitening Creams: There are several creams for whitening the skin.
They contain Hydroquinones or Kojic acid which inhibit production of melanin, skin pigment. Caution must be used with these products. Excessive or prolonged use can lead to hypo-pigmentation which can look even worse. Porcelana and others are available without a prescription. Please consult a doctor when using these products to limit complications. ...Read more

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What is the fastest way to whiten skin?

See a dermatologist: Topical hydroquinone and sun protection will both help. I recommend discussing this with a dermatologist first to avoid any complications or adverse effects. ...Read more

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How to whiten knees?

How to whiten knees?

How to whiten knees: How to whiten knees.

Please rephrase the question.

I have no clue what you are asking

Keep well ...Read more

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Will a false tooth whiten?

Will a false tooth whiten?

Probably not: The cosmetic tooth is made of a different substance than your regular teeth. I doubt it would whiten with a tooth whitening product. However, most whitening is gradual... At the point you notice a difference. You can stop the process. And given time, your teeth will stain again. ...Read more

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Can taking b complex whiten skin?

Can taking b complex whiten skin?

B Complex: Niacinamide, another byproduct of vitamin b, serves as an effective skin-lightening agent. In one clinical investigation, patients with hyperpigmentation applied a moisturizer containing five percent niacinamide. Four weeks later, computer analysis of the hyperpigmentation and skin color revealed a decrease in hyperpigmentation along with an increase in skin lightness. ...Read more

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What is a recommended tooth whitener?

What is a recommended tooth whitener?

See your dentist: Though there are tons of over-the-counter teeth whiteners, it is recommened to consult with your dentist for the best option that suites you. Even professional teeth whitening has many variations such as in-office whiteing with zoom lights or pure chemicals, in-home whiteing with trays or strips or the combination. Your dentist will evaluate and provide you the ideal method. ...Read more

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My skin is tone how to whiten my skin?

My skin is tone how to whiten my skin?

Love your skin..: In west they spend a fortune to get your skin tone........even take the risk of melanoma. ...Read more

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What can you use to whiten ur eyeballs?

What can you use to whiten ur eyeballs?

Red is a warning!: Eyes get red in response to irritation, infection, allergy and alcohol drinking, etc. Don't just use visine to get the red out, have your eyes checked by an ophthalmologist to learn why they are red and how to treat them. ...Read more

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Could oral glutathione really whiten skin?

Could oral glutathione really whiten skin?

Not on its own: Glutathione is inactive by itself but with n-acetylcysteine it can be active. I have heard as an infusion it can lighten the skin two fitzpatrick levels. ...Read more

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What would be a good way to whiten my fillings?

What would be a good way to whiten my fillings?

Change them: Composite fillings will absorb stains over the years, so they usually need replacing if they get dark. Sometimes, if the stains are superficial, your dentist can polish the stains off. ...Read more

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How can I self whiten a false tooth? False tooth.

How can I self whiten a false tooth? False tooth.

You: You can't change the color as it is consistent through and through. The best you can do is brush it and remove any stain. ...Read more

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How to whiten my sclera by diet or any specific drop?

How to whiten my sclera by diet or any specific drop?

White sclera: Some redness to the eyes is normal and varies from person to person. To minimize this redness, you can use over-the-counter artificial tears frequently and get-the-red-out vasocontrictor drops occasionally. Be sure not to over use the get-the-red-out drops since this can make the redness worse. If redness worsens, I would see and eye doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Is it possible to whiten fillings andteeth the same degree?

Is it possible to whiten fillings andteeth the same degree?

Not really: White fillings are colored by the manufacturer. And though they can discolor over time, especially with the tannins in sodas, coffee/tea and red wine- you can't change the intrinsic color of the filling. Tooth bleaching removes some of the natural yellow of teeth- so in some cases, bleaching your teeth may make your filling look more yellow. ...Read more

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How do I whiten my eyeballs? Or do I actually have a problem?

How do I whiten my eyeballs? Or do I actually have a problem?

Surgical eye: Whitening procedures are not endorsed by the American Academy of Opthalmology. Pharmacological prescriptions to help remove redness can be evaluated by your ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Can there be any product that also whitens a bonded tooth, or caps?

Can there be any product that also whitens a bonded tooth, or caps?

Caps no: Caps and bonding may develop surface stain from foods, drinks or smoking.
A professional teeth cleaning will help to restore those materials to their original luster, but will not make them any whiter. ...Read more