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Chemical Burn From Overusing Acne Face Wash Any Home Remedies
FACE WASH BURN: You have a fire on your face! how do you put out a fire? Water! warm (not hot or cold) compresses with plain warm water every 3 or 4 hours with a soft cloth. Apply for 3 or 4 minutes. At night, use buttpaste on the "burn." send me a thank you note. ...Read more
Got a sunburn and now my face is peeling. Any home remedies to heal/speed up peeling process? Tried face scrubs & Cetaphyl & Aveeno (oatmeal) face lotions
Can I use 5% benzoyl peroxide on my acne ? I have oily skin... Any tips to prevent acne & oily skin?
A few options: For over the counter methods try using products that have benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, alcohol, and acetone. For prescription treatments you may be prescribed antibiotics, retinoids or vitamin a derivatives, azelaic acid, oral contraceptives, or spironolactone. Always ask a dermatologist about the possible affects and the risks vs benefits of each treatment. Make sure it's best for you. ...Read more
What are other ways to treat acne scars rather than using lasers and face lifts? Any home reemedies or over-the-counter products?
My Friend's experiencing pimples and acne daily.is there any home treatment she can try?already cleaning face with good acne wash 2x daily.thank you!
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What's a good over-the-counter face wash, mask, or home remedy for extreme blackheads on the nose and chin area? I have oily skin.
Blackheads: Mix one fourth cup of hot water and one teaspoonful of Epsom salt with 4 drops of iodine. Mix well and allow to cool. Dip a cotton ball and apply to the blackhead and surrounding areas. When mixture is dry gently remove with a clean cloth. This is one of the good and effective home remedies for blackheads. ...Read more
Does benzoyl peroxide cream or gel help with uneven skin tone caused from sun & blemishes caused from pimples? Help
Retin A (tretinoin) poss better: Benzoyl peroxide can be a useful agent for the treatment of acne, but probably doesn't really help pigmentation caused by acne or other causes. Retinoids (trentinoin, retin a, (tretinoin) retinol, etc) can help reduce pore blockage as well as reduce pigmentation caused by acne and sun damage. Other tx can be helpful. Consult with your dermatologist in order to learn what options might be most useful to you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See derm: You can try Proactive, but if that doesn't work see your dermatologist for prescription meds ...Read more
What activities or remedies can help keep pores unclogged to avoid acne? Are noncomedogenic makeups, lotions, or oils effective?
Myth: The idea that acne is caused by "clogged pores" is simplistic. I trust you are otherwise healthy; if you're a woman in your 30s and are asking about acne, ask yourself about other evidence of hormonal disturbance. Forget "pop" acne remedies. If topical benzoyl peroxide has not cleared you in two weeks, get with your personal physician for something that can & manage till it self-cures. Best wishes ...Read more
When i use " Benzac (benzoyl peroxide) AC 5% " on the acne of my nose.... acne increases .... is there any other alternative medications for my nose ( just nose) ?
What is the treatment for facial marks after chemical burn with salicylic acid to make those marks fade away?
UseYourFeetToTreat: The treatment is to get to a cosmetic dermatologist or plastic surgeon,who will decide what to do based upon numerous factors, like age or scars,skin type,type of scarring patterns, how deep,how raised,any "smearing"or altered skin lines,location relative to important landmarks like lip margins,cheek folds, eyelids etc etc etc etc--There is no non-prescription product I am aware of that helps much ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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