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I have acne and dark spots on my face. I tried lemon to remove dark spots. I am using neutrogena acne free facewash. How to remove pimples and darkspots?

I have acne and dark spots on my face. I tried lemon to remove dark spots. I am using neutrogena acne free facewash. How to remove pimples and darkspots?

Scientific Rx: I'm sorry you were misled by the foolish business with the lemon, which is worthless. You're a grown man and need to take charge of your acne. If topical benzoyl peroxide as tolerated (try 5% 2x/day) hasn't cleared the pimples in 2 weeks, get with your personal physician for prescription-strength rx. The post-inflammatory pigment fades on its on after several weeks, or try hydroquinone sparingly. ...Read more

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Is lemon a good skin bleaching home remedy? Hydroquinone makes dark spots worst

Is lemon a good skin bleaching home remedy? Hydroquinone makes dark spots worst

Not harmful: Lemon will have little effect on your skin except a mild astringent action. It will not be harmful however and you can use the residual material to make a nice lemonade. ...Read more

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I have black spots on my lips due to burning of hot water, please suggest me how to remove the spots? I am applying lemon juice but still no use!

I have black spots on my lips due to burning of hot water, please suggest me how to remove the spots? I am applying lemon juice but still no use!

Black spot: If the wound has not healed up yet, then wait. Lip tissues tend to regenerate pretty well. If the burn was deep, then scar tissue will form. It's not usually not black in color. You should probably see a doc to make sure there is nothing else going on such as infection. I would not apply lemon juice as it may cause more damage. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if lemon juice really fades away age spots?

Can you tell me if lemon juice really fades away age spots?

Yes.: Lemon juice contains alpha hydroxy acid along with Vit. C, a common ingredient to expensive beauty aids and creams. Soak a cotton ball in lemon juice and apply on the age spot and leave for 5 -30 minutes or more depending on skin sensitivity. Do it at least 2 times a week. ...Read more

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I had sex& when I used the bathroom I noticed I peed little brown spots which got me scared. What does it mean? But I just started a detox with lemon

I had sex& when I used the bathroom I noticed I peed little brown spots which got me scared. What does it mean? But I just started a detox with lemon

Trauma, infection: Lemon juice isn't a bad concept but need to be smart about it and not over do. If no signs of infection trauma from sex could be the reason and if continues see a doctor soon. I hope all is well with you. ...Read more

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How can I reduce my brown spots? Can I use lemon juice daily on my face. My skin is oily

How can I reduce my brown spots? Can I use lemon juice daily on my face. My skin is oily

Brown spots on face: Brown spots on face can be treated several ways depending on the cause. Bleaching creams like hydroquinone can be used. Also IPL photo facial devices can work also. Non ablative lasers like fraxel are also useful. It all depends and the cause of the brown spots. Recommend plastic surgeon or dermatology consultation ...Read more

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I have 2 small spots of vitiligo on my back which never grew, is it safe to use lemon and orange facepack for my face hyperpigmentation? Will it affec

I have 2 small spots of vitiligo on my back which never grew, is it safe to use lemon and orange facepack for my face hyperpigmentation? Will it affec

Yes: But I would doubt it would do anything to the pigmentation. There are Rx for it but you will need to consult a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Does dabbing lemon juice with water on lips help reduce fordyce spots?

Does dabbing lemon juice with water on lips help reduce fordyce spots?

Here are some...: Based on what we know about Fordyce's spots - ectopic sebaceous glands, the likelihood to reduce them is virtually impossible. To soothe your curiosity, you may try such with care for not hurting yourself. Nowadays, answer for anything can be sought and found online with no scientific proof so to serve the demand of political correctness and commercialism. ...Read more

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Will Fordyce spots on lips go away on their own and does lemon juice cure Fordyce spots on lips?

Fordyce Spots: Fordyce spots do not require any treatment, since it will fade on its own. But people prefer to take treatment because of the area in which it occurs is prominent. Some doctors perform laser therapy using co2 laser for desiccating the spots and reducing their size. Many doctors are against providing any treatment for Fordyce spots. Dye laser is also used for treating prominence of sebaceous gland. ...Read more

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Can you get red spots on hands from tiny paper cuts after exposure to acidic substances such as lemon juice?

Can you get red spots on hands from tiny paper cuts after exposure to acidic substances such as lemon juice?

Cannot diagnose: Without seeing these have no way of knowing what they might be. Applying acids to open wounds is certainly likely to induce inflammation and I bet it doesn't feel good. Inflammation will create redness. Good luck and stop putting acids on these. That would be a negative proof if they did not recur. ...Read more

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After applying a scrub of lemon juice and baking soda then bleaching my facial hair, several red ulcer like spots appeared on my face, what do I do?

After applying a scrub of lemon juice and baking soda then bleaching my facial hair, several red ulcer like spots appeared on my face, what do I do?

Stop it: Stop applying lemon juice and soda and bleach to your face! It's creating a chemical reaction which is irritating the sensitive skin on you face. It's called contact (or chemicsl) dermatitis. While it'll heal by itself, it'll take time. Hopefully it'll heal without scarring. Best to avoid all chemicals. See a Dermatologist ...Read more

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Can I apply lemon juice on my face for killing ache bacteria and lighting spots and acne scars?

Can I apply lemon juice on my face for killing ache bacteria and lighting spots and acne scars?

You can: But expect no benefits. We have very good technology for ACNE. Probably you will benefit from spironolactone 100mg a day and tretinoin or adapalene topical. The topical comes as cream or gel in different strengths. Expect results in 3 months. Not if pregnant or kidney failure. ...Read more

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I have a numb spot on my upper left back, between upper shoulder blade and spine. Size of a lemon. What causes it? No pain

I have a numb spot on my upper left back, between upper shoulder blade and spine. Size of a lemon. What causes it? No pain

Nerve damage?: Did you injure that area, perhaps a long time ago? Please see your doctor and tell him/her about it. It may be nothing to be concerned about but ruling out medical conditions is safer and can bring peace of mind. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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How to remove age dark spots?

How to remove age dark spots?

Combination Therapy: The best way to remove age spots is combination therapy. This includes using topical prescription creams like tretinoin and hydroquinone. Chemical peels and laser are also very effective. Sun block is also critical. Dermatologists specialize in removing age spots. ...Read more

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How can remove dark spots as result of eczema?

How can remove dark spots as result of eczema?

Time and bleaching c: Dark spots or hyperpigmentation is not uncommon after healing of an ulcer. Most of the time they resolve with time and massage.Sometimes one need help with bleaching cream. Bur you should consult with a plastic surgeon or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Is there an easy way to remove dark spots from toes?

Is there an easy way to remove dark spots from toes?

Dark Spots: If they are new they should be biopsy. If want them removed there are many ways but need correct diagnosis. Can be shaved, laser etc. See local podiatrist. ...Read more

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What is a good lotion or soap that will remove dark spots on the body?

What is a good lotion or soap that will remove dark spots on the body?

You can try...: A bleaching cream that has hydroquinone as the active ingredient on the dark spots. Remember, though, that it is also important to apply a good broad-spectrum sunscreen lotion every day, or the spots will come back. ...Read more

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What is the fastest way to remove acne dark spots?

What is the fastest way to remove acne dark spots?

ACNE: The fastest way to remove acne dark spots is to apply retin- a at h. S. And the pigmentation will gradually disappear. Do not expose under the sun, it will burn your skin. (photosensitive). ...Read more

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My lip dark spots. I need to remove?

My lip dark spots. I need to remove?

Dark spots: Please consult a dermatologist. If these dark spots run in family get yourself screened for Peutz-Jeghers syndrome. ...Read more