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How to control pimples

A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
8 years experience in Dermatology
Meds: Many patients do well with over the counter benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid preparations. Some patients require topical or oral antibiotics or reti ... Read More
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Dr. Garland Martin
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Astringent: after washing face use a gentle facial astringent to dry the pores on the face, may help
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jorge Duchicela
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Pimples Black Heads: Whatever you do, do not pick on them. The very best therapy is to check with your doctor. Your doc has a plethora of excellent medicines that are ve ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Scientific Rx: Assuming this is common acne, i urge folks to start with benzoyl peroxide and a topical Clindamycin solution, with a retinoic acid derivative if there ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
See below: http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/acne/acne-vulgaris-home-treatment Please consult the site listed above for effective home remedies f ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Scientific Rx: If two weeks on over-the-counter benzoyl peroxide doesn't clear you, get with your physician. You may be a rx for a topical retinoic acid derivative, ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience in Pediatrics
Benzoyl peroxide : Start with benzoyl peroxide. If this is ineffective, see your doctor for further treatment.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience in Dermatology
Herbal RX for acne: Step 1 mix 8 tbsp. Of turmeric powder and 5 tbsp. Of sesame or olive oil in a clean, dry bowl. Stir well until the turmeric mixture turns into a cream ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Laura Garabedian
36 years experience in Adolescent Medicine
Acne: There are many medications available for acne treatment. There should be a regimen that would work for you. Please go your doctor or a dermatologis ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience in Pediatrics
Stop using it: Any time you get a bad reaction from a topical preparation stopping use is the best choice to see improvement - skin lite contains a steroid, a vitami ... Read More

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