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how to get blackheads out of your ears

A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Ear: Whatever you use for blackheads on your face for example would work. Just be sure you stay away from the opening to your ear as it may clog it
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
This can be: Challenging. An esthetician or dermatologist can use a comedone extractor to remove black heads (the rounded end of a bobby pin can work too).
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronda Alexander
18 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Outer ear: Your inner ear can't get blackheads since it's a nerve structure deep inside your head. If you mean inside your ear canal, have an ENT look for skin c ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Melissa Haglund
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Treatment/Prevention: Blackheads need to be continually addressed. A blackhead is simply a pore that is filled with sebum that has been oxidized by the air -an "open comed ... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
40 years experience Pediatrics
Normally by : Squeezing them but i would advice leaving them alone. Can get complicated , infection to the brain and mortality as what had happened to a teenager
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tara Passow
39 years experience Dermatology
Tretinoin: Prescription topical -- generic tretinoin, one brand is Retin-A. There is also adapalene and tazarotene. All can be helpful in clearing out pores.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Pimples vs acne: There may be a variety of causes at first need to be evaluated prior to recommending a blanket statement. Hormonal or food sensitivities may require m ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Grease in hair: I recommend washing it with a shampoo but would check with your Dr. and team first. They know you best..
A female asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
34 years experience Pediatrics
Cerumen (ear wax): Doctors have varying ways of getting cerumen out of the ear, including removal with an instrument and flushing with water pic and syringes. OTC way in ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Kim
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See an ENT: Removal under direct visualization is best. This can be done by your ent.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Acne: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day ; use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Exfoliate occasionally. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid t ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
18 years experience Dermatology
A few options: For over the counter methods try using products that have benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, alcohol, and acetone. For prescription treatments you may ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mandakini Patel
40 years experience Pediatrics
Blacheads&whiteheads: Gentle steam ove rhte face helps. Gentle facial peels also help to some extent. See a dermatologist if really bad.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Rinse: Your eyes with eye wash or artificial tears. If this does not work, go to the er.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Check out these: Links. U will be treating urself blindly without knowing the correct diagnosis. Best wishes! http://www.livestrong.com/article/385002-herbal-cure-for- ... Read More
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
59 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Irrigation: If you have an insect in the ear canal, the safest method to get rid of it is gentle irrigation with warm water, best done by an ENT physician.
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
35 years experience Family Medicine
Family practice : Depends how deep it is. If seen someone may be able to grab it. However i would recommend having a dr remove it.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
See a dermatologist: A dermatologist will do much more for you and cost much less than a spa. Probably you will do well with spironolactone pills & tretinoin cream.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emil Shakov
16 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Benzoyl peroxide: Retin a, (tretinoin) chemical peels, or manual extraction with needle by a doctor.
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
BlackHeads: There are many products that help remove blackheads and open pores: epiduo, ziana, acanya, retin a, (tretinoin) atralin, chemical peels, differin, pro ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Thc: Abstinence and time.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peterson Pierre
23 years experience Dermatology
Scabs on face: Apply a warm compress for 15 minutes to soften the scabs, then gently wipe them off. Keep the wounds well lubricated with vaseline or antibiotic crea ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Bader
26 years experience Dermatology
Blackhead treatments: The most effective treatment for blackheads is a prescription retinoid, including retin a (tretinoin) or differin. Over-the-counter treatments are ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Canker sores: With limited space here, see this website for all the information you need about canker sores (aphthous ulcers) : http://www.Mayoclinic.Org/diseases-c ... Read More

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