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When Do You Hit Menopause
Menopause occurs 1 year after the last time you had a period. However, when perimenopausal (the time leading up to your period stopping) you can have a # of sxs. Sxs may include waking up in the middle of the night sweating heavily; dryness of the vaginal tissue; irregularity of periods, hot flashes; mood swings & decreased interest in sex. In the us the ave age ...Read more
Nauseous all day andwaves of hot flashes that actually kind of ache when they hit. Drop in estrogen? Haven't had it in a week or more. Surg menopause.
Melasma I have an extreme case of melasma. I have used retin-a and hydroquinone for years and since i hit menopause it has dramatically worsened. I have been using mdsolarsciences SPF 50+ of late (everything else prior), SPF sun hat, and SPF face shield
Chronic : Chronic melasma is difficult to treat. I recommend elta md sunscreen (zinc oxide based), obagi (a skin care system that contains skin fading creams), retin-a, and a series of vitalize peels. Read more about obagi, vitalize peel, and elta md at the link below. I hope that helps a little! ...Read more
Get checked: Bleeding, even spotting, after completed menopause is never normal. It could be caused by anything from excessive dryness and friction with your exercise, to an infection, to serious problems including cancer. If it has been a year or more since you have stopped having monthly periods, any new bleeding or spotting is cause for concern and should be evaluated by your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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