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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Killgore
15 years experience in Cosmetic Dentistry
Start with ….: No toothpaste should ever be applied to your face to correct dermatological conditions. Try to keep it on the hard, white-stuff between the lips.

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Time: Toothpaste did not cause burns. The lesions from acne will take time to heal. Best is to not do anything. If you have money to spare, you may see a de ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Burn: Try some 1% hydrocortisone cream twice a day for one week
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Gordon
42 years experience in Dentistry
Toothpaste burn?: All i can think of would be some type of reaction to a flavoring or other ingredient or possible allergy? I have not heard of that before. Vaseline ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience in Pain Management
Not good idea: Using any toothpaste for your acne can cause more redness and irritation. Please don't ever do this to your face, save the toothpaste for your teeth o ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience in Internal Medicine
I bet: that you are better by now. Post if not
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kyle Anders
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
Skin care: Avoid placing any other abrasive creams on your face for now. The use of the toothpaste should have dried out the pimple and your skin will need to h ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Toothpaste is not: Designed for treatment of acne. The most important thing in this situation is not to apply to skin again.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Saleh Elahwal
34 years experience in Endodontics
Stop using it: When you have allergy towards anything you should avoid using it . Please consult with your dentist to see which tooth paste is appropriate for your ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Finkelstein
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
The mint in: toothpaste will burn. try a facial mask to remove black heads or a scrub no more toothpast

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