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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Warm compresses: A warm compress will help it express naturally.

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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience in General Practice
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 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
8 years experience in Dermatology
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
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Kroumpouzos
31 years experience in Dermatology
Tretinoin: Tretinoin can be helpful.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience in Dermatology
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
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
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 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
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
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emily Altman
27 years experience in Dermatology
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 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Greg Sexton
38 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Biore: Try biore strips. You should be able to find them at any drug store.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Nelson
35 years experience in Family Medicine
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
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