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Best way to get rid of white heads

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Warm compresses: A warm compress will help it express naturally.

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
Depends: Some whiteheads (milia) will not come out easily. Some can be easily squeezed out. Remember to clean off the mirror after. Benzoyl peroxide and retina... Read More
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
Dermatology 9 years experience
Acne meds: Generally, patients first try over the counter acne medications first such as benzoyl peroxide washes or salicylic acid preparations. If these alone a... Read More
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 51 years experience
A warm compress: will express it naturally. Benzoyl peroxide works. Topical retinoids that can be prescribed by your doctor are the best treatment but they must be ad... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See your doctor: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to t... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
No permanent "cure".: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day & use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid touching face (cradli... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emily Altman
Dermatology 28 years experience
Comedonal acne: Blackheads and whiteheads are a type of non inflammatory acne. This type of acne responds to benzoyl peroxide, retinoids like tretinoin, adapalene, ta... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Nelson
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Maybe not whiteheads: They might be milia which are bits of keratin protein and oils trapped beneath the surface of the skin. Treatments include: using a sterile needle to... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 32 years experience
Treatment of acne: The typical treatment of your type of acne includes topical medications like epiduo or ziana or atralin. If the topicals are somewhat effective then ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 44 years experience
Yes.: Those are ingrown hairs, which occur as the hair shafts attempt to regrow after being plucked out by the wax. The problem eventually solves itself if ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Binh Ngo
Dr. Binh Ngoanswered
Dermatology 18 years experience
Extraction: Visit a dermatologist to get these extracted if you want a faster treatment. Your dermatologist can give you a night cream (tretinoin) to help treat ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Rx: This is the 21st century and nobody needs to have acne; life's hard enough. I start with topical Clindamycin with or without a retinoic acid derivativ... Read More

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