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Pimples on my temples

A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
Addiction Medicine 30 years experience
Heat: Then when you land see a doctor. Best to do this to evaluate if any infection.

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
Dermatology 31 years experience
BenPeroxide and skin: No, this should not cause a problem with your skin pigment. It may, however, piss off your girlfriend or wife if you get it on your clothes or pillow-... Read More
Dr. Georgia Latham
Family Medicine 35 years experience
Metrogel topical gel: is another alternative if you don't get the desired results with benzoyl peroxide. Metrogel contains an antibiotic, metrodinazole, and is available b... Read More
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Probably not: To my knowledge, benzoyl peroxide treatment of acne doesn't bleach skin -- but I'm not a dermatologist, not certain. However, this may not be the righ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
Dermatology 9 years experience
Meds: Many patients do well with over the counter benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid preparations. Some patients require topical or oral antibiotics or reti... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 32 years experience
Acne Along Hairline: Acne along the hairline is caused by sebum and fatty acids produced by sebaceous glands. It can also be caused by not getting all the shampoo out of t... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neigatha Graney
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Don't Pop, See Doc: Acne is caused by plugged hair follicle units (excess oil/debris/bacteria) & inflammation; genetically determined. Therapy includes topical/oral m... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Please consult this site for effective home care for acne. http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/acne/acne-vulgaris-home-treatment Wish yo... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Ellen Luchetti
Dermatology 35 years experience
Options: It depends on the size of them...you can start with over the counter benzoyl peroxide cream. If this doesn't help see a dermatologist.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Left temple lesion: Since it is getting deeper would follow up with dermatology for biopsy to rule out cancer .F/u /w/ dermatology
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Coutts ii
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Tension headache: It sounds like you probably have tension headache. Tension headaches and acne are often caused by or worsened by stress. The University of Maryland M... Read More

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