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what can you use for dried out pimple sores

A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Steckelman
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: If you start to pick them off there will be more reaction and poss. Infection.

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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
You need to make: a diagnosis of the problem before recommendations can be made for treatment. See a health care provider for an evaluation.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Georgia Latham
34 years experience Family Medicine
Keep clean: washing over the scab gently. Avoid removing the scab as this will probably result in bleeding and delay healing. In the future, avoid popping pimple ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: To reduce the inflammatory reaction associated with eczema, you can try a low % hydrocortisone cream once daily. A dermatology virtual appointment may ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Rediglow: is glow in the dark gel, are you sure you want ti use this?
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chioma Lazz
40 years experience Pediatrics
Yes but not advised: Aquaphor is a thick moisturizer useful for some skin conditions but not pimples. A light oil free moisturizer is better for acne [pimples].
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Depends: What part of his body. Likely it is a whitehead somewhat like a pimple. Hot soapy water is good to loosen it up. Benzoyl peroxide or other astringent ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Balin
46 years experience Dermatology
Acne: It is important to treat your acne so that you don't get permanent scarring. Some patients wait too long before seeing their dermatologist to have th ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kamal Singh
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Not recommended. : Steroid creams are not suitable for acne. Need regimen of cleansers, antimicrobial topical or systemic and further down the line retinoids if initial ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Chung
31 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes, you can: You have to use a moisturiser when you have pimples. But non comedogenic one. You can read the ingredient and there is a special moisturiser for acne ... Read More
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