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pimples that dont go away

A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Acne therapy: Acne is treated with topical medications like prescription ziana or epiduo. For deeper lesions oral medication is used such as solodyn (minocycline) ... Read More
Dr. Thomas Fiala
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Start with: Good at-home skin care. Wash twice a day. Use benzoyl peroxide cream on active spots. See a dermatologist and consider Retin-A cream.

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Dermatology consult: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day. Use oil free products on face. No oily hair. No heavy foundations. Don't squeeze pimples. Avoid touching face (i ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anna Guarna
35 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Witch hazel is great for numerous problems, especially for skin irritation. Try using it before and after shaving, that should help. Call doc if you ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Post inflammatory: Post inflammatory hyperpigmentation is a common and normal response during the healing process. When traumatized skin heals, redness, followed by dar ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See doctor: You may have MRSA infection or even worse a fistula to the rectum. It is time to get checked out.
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Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
It will in time: The dark discoloration is some blood which pooled underneath your skin. You must have had a "black and blue" before. It may go through some color chan ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Katherine Brown
16 years experience Dermatology
See a dermatologist: There are multiple forms of acne and several types of skin problems that can look like acne. You should see a dermatologist for evaluation & treatmen ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Normally it will.: Fight the urge.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
29 years experience Dermatology
Some will, some that: have a true sac may not, and some may scar, see a board certified dermatologist for treatment, if not resolving in a few weeks
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Darryl Blinski
46 years experience Plastic Surgery
Philtral pimple: Could be deveoplmental retention cyst. See a boarded Plastic Surgeron for evaluation.

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