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what can you do to make a pimple come to a head faster?

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Dr. Charles Davant
48 years experience Family Medicine
Heat: I've never seen the proof, but we've recommended heat or warm compresses to abscesses boils, and pimples for hundreds of years. Heat dilates blood vessels and brings more infection fighting white blood cells to the area.
Answered on Jun 25, 2019

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