A 38-year-old member asked:
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will hydrocortisone valerate cream help heel burns on my face from using proactive?

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
Not a podiatry ?: Please direct this to your family doctor or dermatologist.
Answered on Jul 2, 2012

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No: Most likely an irritant reaction which will go away in a few hours. You may try an ointment instead.
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