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How to pop a pimple inside your nose

A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Don't worry: Have you been watching Dr Oz??? Anyways, don't worry. The fact that it started bleeding probably reduces your risk of infection rather than increase... Read More

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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Cohenuram
22 years experience
Periodic nosebleeds: Possible staph aureus colonization and bleeding from site of infection. Are you bleeding or bruising anywhere else? If not unlikely true bleeding pro... Read More
A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Mupirocin usually wo: rks there. It is a one/day antibiotic. If it doesn't go back to your doc.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Ideas: This is likely a oil gland infection at the base of a hair root, (folliculitis).Applying moist heat will sometimes improve circulation enough that it ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Don't try to pop it.: This is a danger zone - try warm compresses.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
Neonatology 37 years experience
If ruptured, yes: All whiteheads have a roof and a sonewhat thin covering of mucosa, when broken, they bleed. Diect pressure will stop the bleeding
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keshab Paudel
Internal Medicine 20 years experience
Not a good idea: I would not suggest to put rubbing alcohol inside nose pimple. Rubbing alcohol is an irritant and it might make worse.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 44 years experience
Probably: You probably have a keloid. See your dermatologist for evaluation and treatment options.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Kattuah
Dentistry 24 years experience
Possibly: If you can get the ointment on it then it may heal faster. It certainly can't hurt to try. These things do eventually heal on their own though.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gibrham Rodriguez
Emergency Medicine 14 years experience
Unlikely : Acne is very common . Highly unlikely for that to the cause if a brain abscess .
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