A 30-year-old female asked:
is it ok to use hydrocortisone cream to decrease inflammation on occasional cystic acne?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Sarmela Sunder answered
16 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
MD guidance needed: It is not safe to use Hydrocortisone on a long-term basis and without the supervision of a dermatologist or facial plastic surgeon. A risk of unsupervised Hydrocortisone use is thinning of the skin.
Answered on Jun 25, 2014
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