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how to get rid of an infected pimple

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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Infected pimple: See your doctor and get on some antibiotics

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A female asked:
Dr. James Burns
36 years experience Emergency Medicine
You haven't: mentioned what you have tried but use warm compresses until you see your doctor. Acne is unusual on the eyelids and may be a stye or basal cell malig ... Read More
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Dr. Arthur Balin
46 years experience Dermatology
Infected pimple: See your dermatologist the infected pimple should be cultured warm soaks with an antibacterial soap (such as dial) to try and draw the pimple out. ... Read More
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Dr. Christopher Moeller
37 years experience Dermatology
Pimple: Maybe a cyst or a furuncle. See a doc to get the diagnosis and they can excise it or prescribe a medicine.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Labial pimple: Your period will not affect the pimple on your labia. Do not attempt to squeeze it or you will open a way for infection to take place. Just wait and i ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Alexander
26 years experience Plastic Surgery
Skin Care: Excellent skin care program mandatory. Often products which acidify the skin help reduce bacteria which cause the pimples, and reduce the oil product ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience Dermatology
Don't squeeze!: Please don't squeeze or scrub them! your skin is not a pot, it should not be scrubbed. In the long run it will only make your acne worse. Topical medi ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Serious Rx: Please forgive my frankness. The red marks that follow pimples are new vessels healing you skin and you need to leave them alone. The brown marks are ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Tough: The best answer would be to wait until your hormones settle down, but somehow i believe you are not satisfied with this answer. There have been tons o ... Read More
A 31-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. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid touching face (cradli ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Campanelli
28 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
There's no quick way: Often times consumers are sold on 'secret' treatments for acne. This is because acne is a difficult problem without a best way to treat all cases. S ... Read More
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