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How to get rid of black cuticles

A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Toni Lin
Dr. Toni Lin answered
Specializes in Hand Surgery
Get it checked out: Bumps and pain near the cuticle are usually a sign of infection, but can occasionally be related to a problem with the nail or an underlying tumor. ... Read More
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Dr. Matthew Welsch
25 years experience Hand Surgery
Not sure: Need to have evaluated and diagnosed. Treatment depends on cause (i.e., bacterial, viral, etc.). Best to see some trained in treating hand and finge ... Read More
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Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Black lots : Please do 2nd opinion and we can figure this out.
Dr. Frank Kuitems
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Hi: Never heard of it please give more information
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
19 years experience Dermatology
Dry skin: The pigmentation is probably due to extremely dry skin or a reaction to friction. Hyperkeratosis is a thickening of the skin that occurs to protect it ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Merino
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Laser might help: We have seen some improvement in this hyperpigmentation after laser hair removal of bikini areas if you are overweight , losing sone weight and apply ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jessica Allan
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Go to doctor: You need to make sure that those black marks are not melanoma.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Comedone extractor: Is simple to use but will not prevent return of black heads.
A 22-year-old female asked:
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Spots?: Need a bit more information like where? Blackheads, pimples, sun marks. Please be more specific.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Black heads: 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 (cradl ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Extractor.: Don't pick. A comedone extractor is a simple tool with a wire loop. The loop can be gently pressed on a comedone to express the contents. Don't slid ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Pore strip/ comedone: Extractor. Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day. Use oil free products on face. No heavy foundations. Don't squeeze pimples / blackheads. Avoid touchi ... Read More

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