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10 Jul 2005

Im married to wonderfull white man and dad. except lately I seem to be so focused on his imperfections.he has a skin disease that has a left scars on his face and his body. he still get a lot of pimples. I feel my desire to have sex with him has disappeared as Im so focuesd on how looks.and cant help wishing for a man with a smoother skin. am I crazy. I stil llove him
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01 Jan 0001

Of course youre not crazy, and this skin conditon probably upsets him ( though men aren't very good at admitting such things ) as much as it upsets you. Some people seem to be especially prone to deveop pimples, but this conditon can be helped. A GP could probably help ; if it is very severe, a Dermatologist ( skin specialist ) could help a lot, as there are some special medications only specialists use, which can clear up a bad skin like that.
So talk tactfully to your husband, about how you love him and you know he is bothered about these skin troubl;es, and that you've been hearing about treatments which can help this a lot, and encourage him to see the right specialist.
Meantime, frequent washing with simple soap and water ( plain soap rather than those with fancy scents, work best ) can help.
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