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how to get rid of pimples after shingles

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Will self cure: Shower and wash yourself a couple of times a day with a good soap that kills bacteria. This should clear it up. If you want to stay a shaved guy, shav ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Pimples: For pimples in sensitive areas there is prescription ziana or acanya. There are otc productive like proactive but this may be very irritating.

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Dr. Robert Berger
40 years experience Dermatology
Not easy: No real way to quickly control acne. Takes time. Sometimes oral steroids can be used to quickly lessen/shut down acne for a special occasion (photo s ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
Benzoyl Peroxide Gel: Otc BP gel applied directly to pimples once a day --- comes in different strenghts 2.5-10% start with lower strenght.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
Acne Tx: Use anti-bacterial cleansers.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
Acne Tx: Try otc benzoyl peroxide if no better visit with a dermatologist who can prescibe a variety of topical or oral tx.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Modern Rx: If this is acne, and they are abundant on the back, an initial trial of a topical agent such as Clindamycin long with either benzoyl peroxide or a ret ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
Acne : Use anti-bacterial washes.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
37 years experience Dermatology
OTC's: Wash with salicylic acid cleanser in the am and apply benziyl peroxide gel at bedtime.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Campanelli
28 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
There is no best 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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Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Acne: You can initially try proactive which is over the counter. If that is not effective see your dermatologist for oral antibiotics like solodyn (minocyc ... Read More
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