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Why Is The Skin On My Neck Darkening
Neck darkening i had a baby 6 months ago and since i gave birth I have been getting dark strechmarks on my neck and im getting worried i don't know what it can be
This : This is difficult to answer without a clinical examination so i would recommend you see a dermatologist for diagnosis and treatment options. It could be melasma, acanthosis nigricans, striae, sun damage, or many other possibilities. Take a look at the link below to see a picture of melasma. I hope that helps a little! ...Read more
Darkness in neck can be rubbed off but comes back within a day. I also have darkness between my thighs, on my elbows, underarms, and fingers. Why?!
TFFD: Sounds like terra firma-forme dermatosis (tffd) which is an uncommon disorder of keratinization. The etiology is not known. It usually presents with dirt-like lesions that are resistant to washing but should resolve by rubbing with isopropyl alcohol. The other concern would be acanthosis nigracans, which can be associated with Insulin resistance, but shouldn't rub off. See your dr. To be sure. ...Read more
Acanthosis nigricans: The primary aim of treatment is to correct the underlying disease process. Often correcting the underlying cause results in resolution of the lesions, acanthosis nigricans(an) correct hyperinsulinaemia through diet and medication lose weight with obesity-associated an excise or treat underlying tumour stop offending medicines in drug-induced an. ...Read more
I am 62 year old indian woman. Over last 4/5 months my neck and facial skin has started darkening?
My skin is darkening gradually after I had conceived in 2008. I am now 3 shades darker than my original skin tone. My face,neck, hands and back are very much darker with uneven skin tones than rest parts. Doctor have asked me to apply fairlite cream,depiw
COLD FEELING NECK: HOW LONG HAS THIS BEEN GOING ON? HAVE YOU SEEN YOUR PCP? A FEW CONDITIONS MIGHT BE CAUSING THIS, SUCH AS COLD WEATHER, MIGRAINES, INADEQUATE CLOTHING, AND A FEW MEDICAL PROBLEMS AS WELL. MIGRAINES. THYROID PROBLEMS. ADDISONS DISEASE, AND OTHERS. SEE YOUR GENERAL DOCTOR BEST LUCK. ...Read more
Rosacea: Rosacea often flares when something causes the blood vessels in the face to expand, which causes redness. Things that cause a flare-up are called triggers. Common triggers are exercise, sun and wind exposure, hot weather, stress, spicy foods, alcohol, and hot baths. Swings in temperature from hot to cold or cold to hot can also cause a flare-up of rosacea. See your doctor for medications. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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