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by Vanessa Jane Davies
Mon Sep 23, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Burns & Scars
Topic: Shingles scarring on face
Replies: 3
Views: 322

Re: Shingles scarring on face

Dear John, I am so sorry to read you have had a bout of shingles which has left scarring on your face. Shingles can be very painful and unsightly before and during, the eruption of the blisters. Usually, the crusting rash which follows the blisters will decline over a period of weeks. You have not s...
by Vanessa Jane Davies
Tue Sep 17, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Acne
Topic: Acne
Replies: 2
Views: 252

Re: Acne

Hello Jamie, I would certainly try skin camouflage products for acne scarring. The coverage is excellent and ideal for hyperpigmentation and erythema. A skin camouflage practitioner will create a skin match for you and teach you the correct application. This is very important because there are diffe...
by Vanessa Jane Davies
Tue Sep 17, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: Rosacea
Topic: Rosacea acne
Replies: 3
Views: 320

Re: Rosacea acne

Following on from the other experts advice, i would like to add that you may find a skin camouflage assessment very helpful. You'll need to wait until the Rosacea has responded to the recommend treatment and has settled. I agree a SPF is important - this can be incorporated in to your skin camouflag...
by Vanessa Jane Davies
Sun Sep 15, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: Burns & Scars
Topic: Scars
Replies: 3
Views: 281

Re: Scars

Hello Emily, It would certainly be worthwhile looking at skin camouflage as an option. You only need tiny amounts of the cover creams to disguise the colour difference and any shadows resulting from the indentation.The amounts of pigment are so small that they will are unlikely to clog the scar as y...
by Vanessa Jane Davies
Sun Sep 23, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: Vitiligo
Topic: Brown patches appearing on skin
Replies: 2
Views: 604

Re: Brown patches appearing on skin

Dear Val, Unfortunately i can't answer your question directly but if you would like some help with the appearance of the patches then you could maybe try skin camouflage - particularly the body cover products. I'm sure you will have come across skin camouflage in the past, however formulations and a...
by Vanessa Jane Davies
Wed Sep 19, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Other Skin Conditions
Topic: Necrobiosis Lipoidica
Replies: 3
Views: 489

Re: Necrobiosis Lipoidica

Hello Irene,

That's fine, the other experts should be able to advise re: moisturising and itching.

All the very best
by Vanessa Jane Davies
Wed Sep 19, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: Other Skin Conditions
Topic: Dark patches above my lip
Replies: 7
Views: 964

Re: Dark patches above my lip

Hello,

Thank you for your reply. I hope you get on well with the suggestions and please keep in touch at any time if that would help.

All the best
by Vanessa Jane Davies
Wed Sep 19, 2018 5:49 pm
Forum: Burns & Scars
Topic: Scars on the trunk of my son
Replies: 3
Views: 826

Re: Scars on the trunk of my son

Hello, Following on from Dr Brewin, skin camouflage can help with the appearance of the scars. I'm not sure how old your son is but this could be an option as he gets older. The areas of depigmentation can be concealed with a' site specific' brush application - there would be no need to be extend th...
by Vanessa Jane Davies
Wed Sep 12, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: Other Skin Conditions
Topic: Necrobiosis Lipoidica
Replies: 3
Views: 489

Re: Necrobiosis Lipoidica

Dear Irene, From a skin camouflage perspective you can get help to cover and conceal the patches, the borders and the multiple colours that often present themselves. I have had experience of helping patients with Necrobioisi and whilst it can be a challenge to balance the appearance, it is possible ...
by Vanessa Jane Davies
Wed Sep 12, 2018 5:56 pm
Forum: Rosacea
Topic: Oxytetracycline
Replies: 2
Views: 677

Re: Oxytetracycline

Hello Following on from your prescribed treatments, if you have any concerns with facial redness then it may be worthwhile considering skin camouflage. You would need to wait until your skin is comfortable and settled with no irritation or inflammation. A skin match could then be achieved (possibly ...
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