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A 40-year-old member asked:

What can i do to treat whitehead?

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Dr. Robert Peppercorn
Dermatology 44 years experience
Whitehead: You can treat one whitehead by simply pricking it open with a sterile needle. If you are getting a lot then you have acne and you can consider using over the counter benzoyl peroxide products or see a dermatologist or gen doc to try differin, retin a (tretinoin) or similar meds.

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What should you do if you have a whitehead?

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Extraction: The only way to get out a whiteheads is gentle extraction.

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