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A cream, lotion, gel or liquid containing hydroquinone is often the first treatment for melasma, according to the American Academy of Dermatology. Applied to the affected area, it works by lightening the skin. It is avai... More »

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The best home treatment for neck pain includes ice or heat, nonprescription pain relievers and limited daily activities, according to WebMD. The site also recommends that people practice good health habits to alleviate n... More »

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The best treatment for adenomyosis is a hysterectomy, as that is the only treatment that cures the condition, explains WebMD. Other less invasive treatments to relieve symptoms of adenomyosis include medications, hormone... More »

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The best treatment for poison oak is to take short baths in lukewarm water and apply calamine lotion or hydrocortisone cream to the affected areas, advises the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD). Applying cool compres... More »

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According to WebMD, the prescription cream hydroquinone may be used to treat melasma. Melasma is a kind of hyperpigmentation that appears as brown or tan patches, typically occurring on the face. Melasma can occur in pre... More »

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Treat poison ivy by immediately rinsing the skin with soap and water, apply hydrocortisone cream or calamine lotion, use cool compresses to sooth the skin and take antihistamines to ease symptoms, according to the Americ... More »

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Scabies can be treated using insecticide lotions and creams, such as permethrin cream and malathion liquid, as stated by the American Academy of Dermatology. Scabies is a contagious itchy skin condition caused by mites.... More »

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