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Can you give me some advice about eczema. itchy, scaly patches on face help sensitive skin problems?

Can you give me some advice about eczema. itchy, scaly patches on face help sensitive skin problems?

See your doctor: This is a medical issue that lasts a life time and needs to be followed by a doctor. There are prescription treatments for this and your doctor needs to evaluate the problem to choose the correct medication as well as the products to use on your face. Your medspa doctor can also show you laser skin care that help restore your skin and improve the rash with products between visits. Avoid picking ...Read more

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Melasma or dark patches on face Showed many doctors nothing works Discolred chin area No rash Dry skin Age 42 Half uterus removed no period?

Melasma or dark patches on face
Showed many doctors nothing works
Discolred chin area
No rash
Dry skin
Age 42 Half uterus removed no period?

You might consider..: Microneedling is the process where small needles are used to penetrate the epidermis and the dermis, creating micro pores that allow deeper application of certain topical medications, such as lightening agents. Some patients have had good results with evening out skin tone, reduction of fine lines/wrinkles, and even improvement of scars and stretch marks. ...Read more

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What should I use to get rid of white patches on face?

What should I use  to get rid of white patches on face?

Size may matter: You'll need to get a baseline evaluation done by your doctor to get a definitive diagnosis.Then, you'll have a better idea how it will be treated.If you're noticing the patches getting bigger, or such, you may need to see a dermatologist too. Vitilgo, 'ringworm; (fungal), or something else will be determined based on your medical history, and needs to be cleared from the inside out. See ur dr.1st. ...Read more

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White patches on face are they indicate calcium deficiency and anything to do with masturbation?

White patches on face are they indicate calcium deficiency and anything to do with masturbation?

Remember: There aren't a lot of cutaneous(skin) manifestations of calcium deficiency unless it's been going on for awhile. You can get dry, scaly skin, brittle nails, and coarse hair. So the white patches are likely unrelated to calcium issues. Masturbation rarely causes skin issues outside your genitals(if even that) unless you have an allergic reaction to the lubricant. ...Read more

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Small white patches on face and neck. Since 20 days. Is it eczema or tinea ? What is the cure? I'm 20 years old and obese.

Small white patches on face and neck. Since 20 days. Is it eczema or tinea ? What is the cure? I'm 20 years old and obese.

Could be either: Please see your dermatologist. He/she can do a scraping of the scaly part (without cutting the skin) and look at it under the microscope. Fungal organisms can be seen relatively easily that way. ...Read more

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Dry patches on face and keep spreading. What could it be?

Dry patches on face and keep spreading. What could it be?

Dry patch: Dry patch on face could be just dryness or eczema or seborrheic keratitis or fungal infection. Can try skin moisturiser like cetaphil if not helping please see your doctor . ...Read more

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I have darker and lighter patches on face probably because if acne looks like I'm wearing foundations what is it ? And how can I treat it? Thanks

I have darker and lighter patches on face probably because if acne looks like I'm wearing foundations what is it ? And how can I treat it? Thanks

Evaluation in person: Hi Tom. There are many skin conditions that can cause hyperpigmentation. I would recommend that you have this evaluated by a physician that treats skin conditions such as a dermatologist or your family doctor. without a visual of the problem, it is almost impossible to give any recommendations, . ...Read more

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I have light colored patches on face & body that itch. The patches on my body flake like dandruff! doctors appt next week! help!

I have light colored patches on face & body that itch. The patches on my body flake like dandruff! doctors appt next week! help!

One idea: This may be tinea versicolor, which has a lot of different looks. You can read about it online; if this is a match, one thing to try is that blue dandruff shampoo, perhaps applied overnight. Best wishes. ...Read more