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how to get rid of blackheads on back of arms

A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
You can use: A retinol, prescription strength is best, to get rid of the black and whiteheads on the arms. I would not reccommend trying to treat scars while there ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Khorsandi
22 years experience Plastic Surgery
Fractional Laser: Fractional laser can reduce the appearance of acne scars. This should be performed by a board certified dermatologist or plastic surgeon.
Dr. James Cullington
27 years experience Plastic Surgery
Acne vs scars: Acne treatment is a medical problem see your dermatologist scar removal is complex can be surgery lasar derm abrasion and a combo of these see your p ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See below: These symptoms could be serious and need to be thoroughly evaluated by your doctor.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marisa Johnson
Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
Acne: Blackheads are simply open air pimples and they can occur on any part of the body. I would treat it like facial acne and start out with OTC methods. d ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Breiner
34 years experience Podiatry
Dermatologist: Seek out a dermatologist to diagnosis your condition and give you treatment options. Without a propper diagnosis you are only guessing and your hom ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronda Alexander
19 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 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Serious Rx needed: Acne on the trunk won't respond well to anything you can do on your own. Start using topical benzoyl peroxide as tolerated and get with your personal ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
41 years experience Dermatology
See a dermatologist: There are now in many different creams and pills available to treat acne that is either mild or severe. They suggest you see a dermatologist to see wh ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. James Seward
22 years experience Dermatology
The : The right treatment depends on the type of acne but there are many effective options. Take a look at my website which breaks down the treatment optio ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Comedone extractor: Don't pick your face. A comedone extractor is a metal loop with a handle. It can be placed over the blackhead and gentle downward pressure is exerted ... Read More

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