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Doctor insights on: Melacare Skin Cream Disadvantage

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Is daily use of melacare cream in face good for our skin? Please advise!

Is daily use of melacare cream in face good for our skin? Please advise!

Alternative/Compound: There are other comparable medications such as triluma. However, melacare cream is a combination of hydroquinone 2%, tretinoin 0.025%, (20gm) Mometasone Furoate 0.1% so you could have this compounded and made by a local pharmacist. ...Read more

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Is there any side effects for melacare and skin lite creams in our body. And I would like to know for what purpose it is actually used.

Is there any side effects for melacare and skin lite creams in our body. And I would like to know for what purpose it is actually used.

Lighten skin: Like most creams you could be allergic to these creams and they can darken the skin instead of lightening the skin if you don't do sun protection. ...Read more

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Is skin cream effective?

Yes: This question is very vague, but there are now many topical medications that are applied to the skin, get absorbed into the area, and work well without hardly any of the medicine being absorbed systemically. If you are just looking for a moisturizer, use ones that are water based for a non-sticky feeling. ...Read more

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What is the best skin clearing cream?

What is the best skin clearing cream?

Retinoids: Retinoids help with a lot of skin abnormalities from acne to discoloration to aging skin.
The over-the-counter retinoids include retinol or topical vitamin a. The prescription forms are tretinoin - related compounds. ...Read more

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Does moisturing cream lighten the skin?

Does moisturing cream lighten the skin?

Thanks for asking!: Not really, the skin lighteners are usually the hydroquiones and many botanticals that end in the word berry and kojic acid. The best defense is spf moisturizer every day and go see your dermatologist for other options like lasers, chemical peels and other devices. ...Read more

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What do anti aging creams do to your skin?

What do anti aging creams do to your skin?

Very Little or Lots: The devil is in the details or in this case, the ingredients. Many anti-aging creams are merely snake oil as they will only moisturize skin, giving it a temporary look of improvement. True anti-aging creams have medically active ingredients and usually higher concentrations that can be purchased in a drug or department store and often need to be obtained from a prescribing or dispensing physician. ...Read more

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What creams for men really make your skin fair?

What creams for men really make your skin fair?

Fair Skin: There are no miracle creams that will immediately lighten skin. For lighter skin – always protect your skin. 1. Use a broad spectrum sun screen with high SPF. Apply as often as needed. 2. Wears hat or other clothing to protect skin from Sun’s UV rays. 3. Avoid mid-day sun. A med like hydroquinone may take months to work & it’s use would be limited to a particular site on the body. ...Read more

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What is the best cream to use for discolored skin?

What is the best cream to use for discolored skin?

Depends on the cause: There are many types and causes of skin rashes that could cause discoloring of the skin. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also the cause of the discoloration. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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My skin gets tan very fast please can u suggest me some good cream?

Tan: Look for a sunscreen that says full spectrum. Some have micronized zinc oxide and micronized titanium dioxide and are physical blocks that will block all wavelengths of light. ...Read more

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How can I lighten the color of my skin is there any cream I can use?

LIGHTENING SKIN: Hydroquinone (4%) is a chemical that can lighten skin color. Most of the ones that work are prescription products and are quite expensive. You can try an over-the-counter one called ambi. This might help and it's not pricey like the others. But it's only 2% hydroquinone. ...Read more

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Anyone know the longest lasting cream that can keep my skin soft all day?

Anyone know the longest lasting cream that can keep my skin soft all day?

Soft skin: The key to soft skin is hydration. An easy trick that is not only the best moisturizer but also the least expensive is vasaline hydrotherapy. While your skin is soaking wet (after shower/bath) rub petroleum jelly into the wet skin for 30 sec then towel dry. Although this sounds disgusting and gross, if done correctly, you won't believe how nice your skin will feel. ...Read more

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What cream should I use to lighten up the color of my skin is there any brand you would recommend?

Hydroquinone: Hydroquinone is the active ingredient in most creams that are effective in lightening skin. There are numerous otc products, but most are of limited efficacy. Prescription hydroquinone creams work better. The highest safe strength is 4% - above that, paradoxical skin *darkening* has been reported. Insurance won't cover lightening creams because they are not considered "medically necessary.". ...Read more