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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience Dermatology
Really black?: I think you probably just mean the skin is discolored or darker than your normal skin. This should improve with time especially if you wear a light su ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Short/long term: Depending on the size & location this may benefit from moist heat several times a day. If it is a small abscess it may drain & heal. If it do ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
37 years experience Pediatrics
No: Mediven s contains betamethasone, a steroid. Steroid cream is not a treatment for pimples.
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Garrett Caldwell
8 years experience Family Medicine
Pimples.: Typically you should not "pop" your pimples. This allows bacteria to enter the break in the skin and increase chances of infection. If you must pop ... Read More
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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Garrett Caldwell
8 years experience Family Medicine
Pimples: Typically you should not "pop" your pimples. This allows bacteria to enter the break in the skin and increase chances of infection. If you must pop ... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
Why Pimples: Depends upon you age; whether you are male or female. For all my acne patients i recommend you to stop nuts and peanut butter. Stop chocolate; cut dow ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
PIMPLES TO VANISH: If these are acne pimples, you should top eating nuts and peanut butter. Stop chocolate; cut down on dairy products. Wash with neutrogena acne wash or ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Acne Tx: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day & use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid touching face (cradli ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Acne Therapy: Antibiotics may help some people with acne: oral antibiotics (taken by mouth) such as tetracycline, doxycycline, minocycline, erythromycin, trimethop ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Forrest Jones
Specializes in Family Medicine
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