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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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Age Spots (Definition)

Age or liver spots typically refer to a skin lesion known as a solar lentigo. Typically this is flat, larger than normal freckles and contains darker pigmentation. Other age spots may refer to seborrheic keratoses that are dark, slightly elevated and are described as looking like grease paint. Both of these lesions are generally benign but evaluation by a ...Read more


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Is there a way to get rid of hickies on your neck?

Is there a way to get rid of hickies on your neck?

Hickeys: Don't let someone bite your neck. :) Sorry I had to....it is a bruise, so no way to treat it. ...Read more

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Is there any way to get rid of stretch marks on your thighs?

Is there any way to get rid of stretch marks on your thighs?

Stretch marks: Stretch marks on the upper legs are very common and may be a result of growth spurts in both girls and boys. Unfortunately there are no treatments that i know of to get rid of them. ...Read more

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Besides botox is there any way to get rid of or have fewer lines on your face?

Besides botox is there any way to get rid of or have fewer lines on your face?

Paralytics ; Fillers: Facial rejuvenation can be by temporary muscle paralytics like botox, xeomin, (incobotulinumtoxin a) Dysport or by injectable fillers like juvederm, elevess, belotero (the hyaluronic acids) or Radiesse (an hydroxyapatite) or by silicone or by your own fat (harvested from other areas of the body). See your plastic surgeon to discuss the pros and cons of the different options and s/he can advise you re the best option. ...Read more

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Is there a way to get rid of fatty deposits on my arms without surgery?

Is there a way to get rid of fatty deposits on my arms without surgery?

Fat on arms: CoolSculpting is a machine that draws fat into a suction cup and then cools the tissue. The cooling freezes the fat. The fat cells die. Improvement in contour is usually seen 8-12 weeks later. Liposuction can also be used. Best to see a board certified plastic surgeon to see your particular situation. ...Read more

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Is there any way to get rid of baby fat under your chin without surgery?

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Is there any way to get rid of baby fat under your chin without surgery?

You: You can use ultherapy. Ultherapy is fairly new and fda approved. It is a non-surgical, non-invasive procedure that uses high powered ultrasound waves with the body's own natural healing process to lift, tone, and tighten loose skin under the chin. We have achieved great results with this procedure. ...Read more

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Is there an easy way to get rid of furuncles on your genitalia?

Is there an easy way to get rid of furuncles on your genitalia?

Easy no, but yes can: First of all make sure your hygeine is good. If you sweat alot, you might need to bath twice a day. Make sure your diet is healthy. If the furuncle is large and painful it might need to be cut open in the office and have the pus drain out. You might need antibiotics. See a family doctor or a dermatologist for help and advice. ...Read more

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What is the best method to get rid of warts on your fingers and toes?

What is the best method to get rid of warts on your fingers and toes?

Trans-ver-sal patch: Their is various otc treatments for warts available but one of my favorites which is very effective are trans-ver-sal patches which comes in various sizes depending on the size of the wart. The are considered an over the counter product but it is usually behind the pharmacy counter so must be asked for by name. Just apply as indicated on the package. ...Read more

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Is there a way to get rid of glasses marks on my nose?

Is there a way to get rid of glasses marks on my nose?

Yes: Make sure your glasses fit optimally. This may mean using a larger bridge piece to distribute the weight and lighter lens and frame materials. Gently massaging the skin may help reduce the marks but a good fit of glasses is essential. ...Read more

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Are there sure ways to get rid of this lump on my leg?

Are there sure ways to get rid of this lump on my leg?

Different options: The leg has a lot of things in it both in the skin and below it. Sweat glands, hair follicles and skin cysts as well as lymph nodes, fatty tissue, tendons and other things. Is the lump growing, inflamed, painful, painless, draining, recurrent or constant, moveable or fixed...? Each of these (and many more) will provide your doc the answers as to what it is and what needs to be done. ...Read more

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Is there any way to get rid of your period ?

Is there any way to get rid of your period ?

Yes: Assuming nothing is wrong with you, you can take under a doctors supervision, continous bc pills to not have a period or depo- Provera (medroxyprogesterone) injections, or a medicine called Lysteda started on your period will markedly slow down and sometimes stop the bleeding. If you are done with child bearing you can get an in office endometrial ablation which I do to get rid of the endometrium, so no more periods. ...Read more

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Is there a good way to get rid of the dry skin on my arms?

Is there a good way to get rid of the dry skin on my arms?

Cream: If it is just common dry skin try thick cream instead of watery lotion but if persists see your doctor to make sure it is not something more like eczema or psoriasis. ...Read more

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Is there a good way to get rid of the dry skin on my face?

Is there a good way to get rid of the dry skin on my face?

Hydration: Skin that is dry may be related to allergies, or the use of dying cleansers or dry weather. Hydration of the skin and the use of mild cleansers and tepid water is essential/ remember to put moisturizer on slightly moist skin. ...Read more

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Why i keep getting moles/birthmarks on my face? Is there a way to get rid of them?

Why i keep getting moles/birthmarks on my face? Is there a way to get rid of them?

Consuklt a dermatolo: A skin specialist(dermatologist) is the best doctor to advise you about how to take care of your moles. You should have yourself examined and follow the advice of a dermatologist as some of these moles can change into a melanoma which is a dangerous type of skin cancer. Any mole can be removed if needed. ...Read more