Cure for MelasmaI'm beginning to think that there is NO cure for Melasma. Maybe I should just learn to live with it. I give up.
Faithfully10 on 2003-04-29
I, too, suffer from this dreadful disease! [on my upper lip!!!]. if anyone can help, please let me know!
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tamara_delatorre last decade
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puravida_6 last decade
It comes in several descriptions according to allopathic views.
Homeopathically, I found 4 possibles, but not enough information to give good suggestions except the names of the remedies.
Bacillinum and Teberculinum are similar remedies. Adrenalin is the third and Sulphur is the fourth I could find.
I am not versed enough to discuss or suggest more than this information from Homeopathic reference books.
Maybe Passkey has some direction here??
Remember, when you take allopathic meds, they suppress.
I also suggest ignoring this donnely that is suggesting unknown remedies he/she calls homeopathy. Do not become sucked into anything one knows nothing about. I am suspicious.
♥ sabra last decade
For myself, I found that MSM worked quite by accident, before finding the book that supported what I already knew. I was taking MSM for a sprained knee...simultaneously, I noticed that I began to develop a 'breakup' of my brown spots with good skin that never reverted back with sun exposure. Since then, I have learned a lot about how to cure, not 'treat' it. My personal experience has been that large doses of Vit C (asorbic acid) 3-5000mg/day combined with pure MSM (4000-6000mg per day, along with 2 tsp of pure Cod Liver oil/day has rapidly improved my skin over the last few months and know it will be gone for good...I just don't know what the time frame will be. I dont care...as long as there IS a cure, right? I'm tired of hiding and not wanting to go swimming, etc.
Also, I had one of the worst cases...almost 95% of my face...so I know if it works for me, it will work with others. Now keep in mind...I am completely healthy...I do not take birth control pills, medications of any kind, do not smoke or drink or even take an asprin unless a headache is killing me. I do take all kinds of vitamins and herbs and supplements to increase and maintain my health...and I believe all this makes a difference.
Feel free to email me if you have any questions about my personal experience.
Hope this will help all of you out there like it is doing for me.
healthnut last decade
Renee Ferland last decade
I found a website where women were raving about Concha Nacar No. 3. Concha Nacar is mother of pearl. Someone at this site (ABChomeopathy.com) mentioned that in his country women use creams containing mother of pearl to keep thier skin beautiful.
Might want to do a search engine for Malesma and see if you can find the website where women are raving about Concha Nacar Nol 3. It is cheap too. Less than $5.00 available online or at hispanic stores.
I also met a couple of sisters who swear by Total Block Tinted SPF 60. It also comes in clear. The tinted gives you the option of customizing it to your skin color/tone.
Melasma is believed to be associated with female hormones and is aggrevated by the sun.
Might also try rice bran oil to protect your skin from the sun. Rice bran oil is more natural.
Pat2006 last decade
Pat2006 last decade
You must be very patient because results come very slow. But, they are permanent!! I have also been reading about MSM sulphur on the web and have ordered it to take orally. But you can search a lot of websites on the uses of Elicina cream and rose hip oil and how they work. I am satisfied, have been using these products for 5 months now..I have given this 'project' a year to complete and succeed..
ninaaa last decade
i read heathnuts reply and began taking MSM 1500mg 1 capsule 3 times a day combined with Vitamin C 500mg 2 capsules 3 times a day and began putting Arnica Montana Bruise Cream on all affected areas.
that was 3 days ago and my melasma is lightened 75%! its a miracle! not only has it lightened the melasma but its completely taken away the rosacea from the hydroquinone as well! i am absolutely amazed and will continue to use these and let you know how it goes in a few weeks.
thank you healthnut!! :D
codex last decade
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