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Hi there what is the best remedy for skin rashes? It reccur every now and then, it will dry for a while after a few days there will b a tiny bump.
Hi I have pimple problem. How to get ridoff from this quickly? Any home made remedy please? Skin type oil + sweat
Sorry: You really need to see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options to get the best treatment. ...Read more
Basic skin care: Dry skin is the most common cause of chronic itching and people often associate itching with being dirty etc...As a result, they clean the skin too much--soaps, scrubbing, frequent hot showers/baths, all of which can make the itching worse. So, minimize hot showers, harsh-soap, and use of skin moisturizer 2-3x/day, especially right after showering. If not better, consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more
SSKI-DMSO: SSKI-DMSO can be rubbed on twice daily for a few weeks. ...Read more
Depends on type...: The skin can become infected with several different types of fungus. One common type of fungal infection is called tinea versicolor. This can be treated by washing regularly with over the counter shampoos that contain selenium sulfide (certain type of "dandruff" shampoos). Hope that this helps! ...Read more
What can I do to deal with rashes from lupus? Are there any good remedies for skin rashes caused by lupus?
Alcohol consumption: Beside not drinking vodka? What are the skin lesions that you have? Do you get hives or just generalized flushing? Generalized flushing is seen in person with alcohol dehydrogenase deficiency. There are no treatment for it except avoid drinking alcohol. Alcoholic drinks have many other ingredients in it beside alcohol too and you can develop sensitivities to any of those ingredients. ...Read more
See your doctor: Second and third degree burns are serious and require medical care to prevent scarring, discoloration and texture changes. See your doctor for help with this. Use ice immediately after any burn and go to the nearest facility if it is affecting part of your body to include you face, neck, chest, trunk, abdomen, arms or legs. ...Read more
Neat and clean with: A pleasant disposition is the way to go. That will bring more light to our world than a lighter face. Please don't measure your self-worth by skin color. One day your opinion may reverse and you may want to darken your face. I respect the fact that you are a young and healthy and want to look attractive but who you are and what you do is the real attraction. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Sunblock/BBL therapy: Sun burn discoloration can be a pink or brown color and if you use sunblock over a few weeks to months, it will settle. If not settling then there were likely other problems like infection that may have prolonged the inflammation. Rarely, broad based light (bbl) treatments may be needed to lighten the area. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Define "whitening".: Is your skin whitening all over, or in patches? How long has it been happening? Or do you mean your skin is dark and you want to lighten it? More info, please. ...Read more
Oily skin: A dermatologist would be the best doc to answer this. From a natural medicine point of view, avoid transfats, oily foods, skin products that contain oil. Peace and good health. ...Read more