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Bump Under My Nose
Yesterday I noticed a red bump under my nose it worsened and now there are tiny blisters exactly where I applied vicks... Could it be a reaction?
Possible infection: Get examined- piercing may be infectd or contaminated. ...Read more
What's the question?:
Do they hurt or itch? How long have they been present?
We need more information to venture even a guess. ...Read more
I have a small red bump under my nose and it is painful of I stretch my mouth or talk and especially if I touch it, what could it be?
I have some redness and at times irritating and flaky little "bumps" right under my nose. Any way to get rid of this?
See your doctor: You may need medication. You can not handle by yourself and even it could be dangerous if you try to get rid of them by yourself. ...Read more
I have this hard painful bump like right under my nose on the right side close to the crease, bigger than a black/white head, it's just a small bump?
Cyst: At your age it is probably a little cyst. It may disappear on its own. If it does not let your doctor have a look at it ...Read more
I have bumps under the skin of nose what is it and how do I get rid of it? Its bumps under the skin of my nose I've used pro active everything they won't go away and I don't know how to fix it
It: It is possible that you have folliculitis or possibly impetigo which are common on the upper lip and around the nose. Treatment would typically be a topical antibiotic cream/ointment twice daily. Perhaps try polysporin (bacitracin and polymyxin) over the counter and see if that helps. If not, I would recommend you get evaluated by your doctor so appropriate treatment can be given. I hope that helps! ...Read more
I am 17 years old and have a hard red bump under my skin on my nose. After 4 months it has still not gone away. Can I do something to get rid of this?
Lump on nose: Yes. Find out what it is by seeing your Dr. ...Read more
Nasal Vestibulitis: This is not an uncommon problem. Just inside the nose, there are a number of small hairs called vibrissae. Because they are hair follicles that can get inflamed or infected and can be quite sore. Usually requires a prescription antibiotic ointment. You should see your doctor to make sure that's what it is and to get the right treatment. ...Read more
Fibrous Papule: A fibrous papule develops during late adolescence or early adult life on the nose, or less often, elsewhere on the face. It is a dome shaped shiny lesion 2-6 mm in diameter, sometimes bearing a central hair. Although it looks similar to a skin-coloured mole (dermal naevus), it is more firm in texture. It is harmless but persists unchanged lifelong. See your dermatologist for removal. ...Read more
Scab or fungus: Some people with dry noses will get large crusts that come out. Also patients with fungal balls in their sinuses will occasionally blow out a large chunk. If this happens repeatedly he should see an ent. ...Read more
I had my nose pierce for about 3 weeks now and I have a small bump on the inside! Is this normal?
It may be a hypertrophic scar like keloid, granuloma or allergic reaction to the nose ring if it contains Nickel.
I suggest you get it checked by your Doctor and do not take it off till you see the doctor
If infected may need local or oral antibiotics after cleaning and draining the bump by the doctor. Do not try to sqeeze or drain the bump. If it is a scar, granuloma or keloid. It can be handled later ...Read more
After scrathing my bumps at my upper nose are the area becomes suddenly dark. This makes me very scared. What if it never comes back to brown again?
I am not certain of you skin type and color, but more darkly pigmented individuals will tend to hyperpigment or darken when they scar from a cut or a boil or even acne. Sun exposure may worsen it the darkening even more significantly.
Bleaching agents can be used to lighten the area once the inflammation has settled down. ...Read more
I have a hard bump under the nose inside the skin. Its painful but not always. It will get smaller and grow bigger. What do you think it could be? Wha
Bump: This may be an inclusion cyst under the skin. Apparently it is not inflamed or infected. A physician would have to examine it to make the diagnosis however. ...Read more
Bump on piercing: Hello, the bump on your nose adjacent to your pricing could represent granulation tissue, an infection or possibly scar tissue. It would be a good idea to have your doctor and the technician who performed the piercing to evaluate your lesion. ...Read more
Intranasal bump: Hello. It is hard to determine what to do about your problem because it's impossible for us to know exactly what your " bump" actually is. It could be an inferior septal spur, a polyp, a turbinate, a cyst, could be any number of possibilities. My point being; it is best to see your ENT physician who will determine exactly what you are referring to and what therapy is needed. Good luck. ...Read more
Many possibilities: It is hard to tell you without a photo, but it could be anything from scar tissue, to granulation tissue (inflammatory), & infection, to an unrelated benign/malignant lesion. See your ENT or dermatologist for an appropriate examination. ...Read more
Nothing serious: This is usually caused by blocked sweat glands or oil glands, and will usually go away without treatment. If it is looking inflamed or is painful, you should see your doctor. ...Read more
Stop Picking!: Tiny bumps in the nose are common, and nearly all arise from one cause: picking. More precisely, excessive attention to nasal hygiene -- blowing the nose, cleaning it out with tissues, trying to remove all debris -- results in tiny scabs, forming over sore and healing areas, to be removed. This, then, keeps them from healing and eventually the body replaces the scab with scar: the bump! ...Read more
Vestibulitis is. ..: An infection that occurs in the hair bearing area inside the nose. This usually starts as a tender area on the nasal tip or inside. It can progress to an abscess and even involve the entire nose and midface. Keep the area clean, keep the fingers out and use Bacitracin ointment 3x/day around the vestibule. See a doctor if it progresses. ...Read more
Not sure: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more
Nasal dorsal hump: The traditional "gold standard" approach is to see a surgeon about rhinoplasty to 'shave' off the prominent hump. Some patients now opt for filler injections to camouflage the hump instead of surgery. A rhinoplasty specialist can discuss both options. Each nose is unique for each face. ...Read more
Skin bumps: We cant tell without pictures or exam. We don't even have a description of these "bumps". The more information you provide the more likely you will get an informative response. ...Read more