Acne and pimpels
My skin is oily and i usually get pimpels and acne! Though i consulted a few doctors and is currently using biocutis facewash! M fed up with all this plz help! M even having dandruff!
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Hi. Greetings. Please note : Acne and oily skin is a common problem at your age.Reduce intake of chocolates, milk, oily and junk food too. Use a topical retinoid cream daily night. You may need a short course of antibiotics. Discuss other suitable forms of treatment with your dermatologist.. Seborrhoea capitis/ seborrhoiec dermatitis or dandruff is a chronic problem. Please note. Avoid using oils on scalp. This acts as food for fungus causing dandruff. You can apply it only at the hair part and not the scalp for short durations if you wish to. Secondly wash hair with antifungal / low strength corticosteroid based shampoos. Use maintenance shampoos regularly. You may need a course of oral antifungals if your condition is severe. See a dermatologist near you. Hope this helps. Warm regards Dr Govind S Mittal. Excel care hospital, Bangalore.
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