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Boil On Eyelid Remedy
No, won't work: This sort of thing might be soothing for a few minutes, but that's all. It will not cure boils or make them heal faster. See a doctor for professional examination and advice. ...Read more
Sty: A sty is a moderately inflamed "sweat duct" in the eyelid. I tell my patients to get a damp wash cloth and pop it in the microwave for 30 seconds. Test it on your wrist to make sure it's not too hot. Place warm compress the closed eyelid for about5-10 minutes and re-heating as necessary. If it does not get better in a week or gets worse go to your eye doctor. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Several reasons: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more
Used drawing salve prid on boil located on my right buttock . How long until the boil bursts on its own?
Usually: Heating a chalazion and expressing the oil built up inside is the primary treatment. Some people require surgery. Hopefully, the oil will come out the normal opening. If it comes through the eyelid, it may leave a scar. If your are not sure, see your specialist eye md. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Infected pimple on forehead. Same side hard tender lump pea siz on face beside ear (drum area). Just appeared with onset of pimple. What is this ?
I have eyelid redness, discharge in eyes and painful red lump on eyelid. There is a whitehead bump inside my lower lid & red bump on outside lower lid?
Had a whitehead pimple on my chin. Popped it/applied makeup. It formed a scab. Will aloevera help with the scab? What if the pimple is still 'active'?
Any advice about how to treat acne? Whiteheads on checks? Blackheads on nose? Pimples on chin, forehead, and around the eyes? Advice?
Some options...: For treatment of acne, over-the-counter benzoyl peroxide gel/cream is quite helpful. If desired, a doctor can add an antibiotic gel/cream such as Cleocin (clindamycin phosphate) gel. If more help is needed, prescription retinoids such as Retin-A or Differin gel can be used instead of benzoyl peroxide. Oral antibiotics such as tetracycline can be used also. If acne is quite severe, a dermatologist might use oral ccutane. ...Read more
Pimple on upper lip: A pimple has appeared directly on my upper lip. How do I treat it? Tea tree oil maybe? ANS: never heard of tea tree oil. As the Beatles say I would just "Let it be". It should go away in a few days. Don't mess with it as if it gets infected you will have a problem. ...Read more
Warm Compresses: A stye is usually caused by a blocked oil gland on the eyelid. Treatment includes warm compresses and lid massage over the bump to encourage the stye to drain. You should visit your eye doctor who might also prescribe medication which can help. In some cases an injection of medication can be helpful, and in other more stubborn cases a drainage via a minor surgical procedure in the office is needed. ...Read more
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