From Chidiebere Ezeh

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Hi Dr, I have dark spots on my chin and sometimes tiny pimple like rashes, it clears off and forms dark spot and returns again. I have used garnier face wash, ponds pimple clear face wash and leave on gel but none seems to be working ,what could help clear the spots and pimple like rash?

Submitted by Chidiebere Ezeh on 19 January 2018

Answer

Hi there Chidiebere. What you are describing doesn’t seem to be a type of acne breakout. However I cannot be sure without having seen you. If the problem you are struggling is NOT mild Acne or breakouts, then I don’t think you’re using the correct products. As these products you have listed are targeting breakouts and pimples specifically. Are you able to come and see me or one of our Skin renewal Doctors? Or alternatively are you able to contact your nearest branch and send us a picture so that we can try and help you? It’s very difficult to assist you appropriately without seeing exactly what it is you’re trying to describe and I definitely do not want to give you incorrect advice. Rashes could be caused by anything from allergy to eczema or severely impaired barrier function. So it is essential to ascertain exactly what is going on to be able to give you the best advice. You can find your nearest branch herewww.skinrenewal.co.za

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