Dark line on nose

I used to pick whiteheads on my nose., But one day my nose suddenly starts peeling its skin and now my nose is some what darker than the rest areas and a dark horizontal line runs along my nose...what is it that???does it go away on its own...???
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Dr. Manoj Kumar Agarwala
11 yrs. of exp | Delhi | Dermatologist

INR 250 for 24 hrs

Thanks for the query. These are possibly comedones and removing them with nails may cause a problem, you need to find why are they happening and it can be done easily by consulting a dermatologist. Salicylic acid based face washes can work well for you and chemical peels in multiple sessions can also be considered. Kindly consult a dermatologist for precise treatment plan. Dark lines , a transverse band usually stays if untreated.
Next Steps
Your dermatologist will decide a treatment plan for you after a consultation.
Health Tips
Avoid self medications.
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