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I applied darlie toothpaste to cure pimple. And it made the skin darker. Looks like burnt skin. How to cure the spot ?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: Leave it alone

Toothpaste is designed for dental care & should NEVER be applied to the facial skin.
It will produce a chemical burn that can alter the pigment within the skin for months or even a year. A mild hydrocortizone cream applied once a day for a few days can help if the skin is irritated. If it just has deeper pigment a barrier sun block can help it return to a normal tone sooner than it would otherwise.

In brief: Leave it alone

Toothpaste is designed for dental care & should NEVER be applied to the facial skin.
It will produce a chemical burn that can alter the pigment within the skin for months or even a year. A mild hydrocortizone cream applied once a day for a few days can help if the skin is irritated. If it just has deeper pigment a barrier sun block can help it return to a normal tone sooner than it would otherwise.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Dentistry - Orthodontics

In brief: Pimple "cure"

What makes people think that putting toothpaste on pimple will cure it? T'paste is formulated to be used inside the mouth, not on the skin.
As you have found out it can cause skin damage, and that damage can be permanent. Would advise that you see a skin specialist, a Dermatologist, to 1) Treat the area you damaged, and 2) Treat your Acne. You need a doctor, not a google search.

In brief: Pimple "cure"

What makes people think that putting toothpaste on pimple will cure it? T'paste is formulated to be used inside the mouth, not on the skin.
As you have found out it can cause skin damage, and that damage can be permanent. Would advise that you see a skin specialist, a Dermatologist, to 1) Treat the area you damaged, and 2) Treat your Acne. You need a doctor, not a google search.
Dr. Arnold Malerman
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