A 16-year-old female asked:
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i've burned my skin with tea tree oil because of a pimple i was trying to get rid of i now have a huge dark spot on my face how do i get rid of it?

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Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Could be blood : Don't squeeze pimples on your face! Now you know why. You may have broken a small blood vessel and the leaked blood is a "black and blue " and it will will go away on its own. Your pimples may be because you have acne. There are OTC treatments for that. Look at the web. Speak to your
Answered on Dec 28, 2017

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Oil burn: This is a big possibility, but you should visit a dermatologist.

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