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Bumps on forehead won t go away

A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dermatology 38 years experience
Facial bumps: You may have an Acne type eruption , as such if it can not be treated successfully with OTC tx then a Dermatology consult will be in order

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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
Pediatrics 36 years experience
See a dermatologist: If you haven't seen a dermatologist, you should consider that. If you've only tried over-the-counter medications, you may need a prescription, which w... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
Dermatology 25 years experience
Difficult to say: In this limited forum it is not possible to say what you have. At 16 the most likely cause of bumps on the forehead is comedonal acne (whiteheads and ... Read More
Dr. Thomas Fiala
Plastic Surgery 33 years experience
There are other: Possible diagnoses, other than acne. It's a long list - and we can't tell without a photo! see a dermatologist for an evaluation.
A female asked:
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Internal Medicine 42 years experience
See Dermatologist: Until then keep face clean and dry, do not squeeze the pimples. Need to be seen. Have you tried any treatments before? If yes , what? Best to be seen ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Manu Gujrati
Facial Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
In-grown Hair: This sounds like a potential in-grown hair. They act like painful "pimples" along the hairline as they get caught underneath the skin surface. Examini... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
See a dermatologist: Probably comedones. Tretinoin or adapalene gel [cream] is likely to help.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wazim Mohamed
Neurology 14 years experience
Yes: Healing times can vary a lot. More so in patients consuming a lot of alcohol or on blood thinners
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Weeks to months: Some "goose egg"bumps clear in a matter of weeks and others take months to go away. Depends on the child and the bump.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Whiteheads: From your description it sounds like you have developed a type of comedonal acne - usually called whiteheads. They are sometimes inflamed and very c... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. John Feola
Internal Medicine 31 years experience
ACNE PUSTULAR: Pustular acne may trait purse of oral antibiotics like doxycycline and topical evoclin foam/AZELEX. You need an exam and labs. Follow up with your doc... Read More

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