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how to remove blackhead scars on the lip

A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience Family Medicine
Blackheads: You shouldn't have any blackheads actually "on" your lips. You could have some at the margin between your face and your lips. You could use a face ... Read More

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
Squeeze: If you can stand a little pain, squeeze it out. If not, see a dermatologist. This is not dirt. It is an open comedone (zit) which can be expelled with ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
18 years experience Dermatology
A few things: Possible causes: smoking, sun exposure, high intake of caffeine beverages, hot food, biting/licking the lips constantly, high levels of iron, vitamin ... Read More
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Dr. M. Christine Lee
27 years experience Dermatology
See a doctor: There could be many different possibilities. See a doctor or dermatologist for proper diagnosis and recommendations for treatment. These spots can be ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
See a dermatologist: Don't try to remove yourself see your doctor or dermatologist.
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Dr. Eric Khairalla
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Different possible: The possibilities include a partial opening of the wound with some delayed healing and an overlying scab or an underlying dissolving suture poking t ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Serious Rx: You already have scarring, you describe both pustules (white heads) and comedones (black heads), and you mention scarring. Your acne won't be manageab ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marguerite Barnett
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
Generally not: Unless you squeeze a blackhead, thus traumatizing the surrounding skin, a blackhead is unlikely to cause a scar. It is simply a plugged-up sebaceous ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Acne=infection.: Acne is truly an infection within the pores of the skin, so any effective treatment for acne should initially include both a drying agent (i.e. benzoy ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Blackheads: See a dermatologist and he can remove the blackheads safely.

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