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Can laser treatments smooth out small bumps on skin like white heads on the back?

Can laser treatments smooth out small bumps on skin like white heads on the back?

Not sure: I really don't feel that I can answer this question since I'm not sure exactly what you are talking about. Why don't you see a dermatologist and ask their opinion. ...Read more

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I need to know what these red itchy small and big bumps are on my inner outer front and back of my thighs are no puss no white heads could it be herps?

I need to know what these red itchy small and big bumps are on my inner outer front and back of my thighs are no puss no white heads could it be herps?

Rash: There are a number of potential causes. You should see your dermatologist for diagnosis and treatment. There are too many possibilities to be able to diagnose it from your description. However you want to see your doctor to be sure it is not an infection. ...Read more

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I have quite a few little white bumps on my skin. Mainly on my chest, arms and back. No pain, not white heads...What could they be?

I have quite a few little white bumps on my skin. Mainly on my chest, arms and back. No pain, not white heads...What could they be?

Keratosis Pilaris: Keratosis pilaris is a common skin condition that causes rough patches and small, acne-like bumps, usually on the arms, thighs, back, cheeks and buttocks. Keratosis pilaris bumps are usually white, sometimes red, and generally don't hurt or itch. Keratosis pilaris can be frustrating because it's difficult to treat. However, keratosis pilaris isn't often serious and usually resolves by 30. ...Read more

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My sis has these bumps on her side that look like mosquito bites. They itched. Formed white heads &. She popped them. Still hurt and itch. Help!

My sis has these bumps on her side that look like mosquito bites. They itched. Formed white heads &. She popped them. Still hurt and itch. Help!

Could be bites: The spots you describe could be many things. If they are insect bites popping them won't reduce itching. Resist the urge to pop anymore as infection could settle in to open sores. If the itching is bothersome an otc antihistamine such as Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or zyrtec can help. ...Read more

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What to do about red, rash-like bumps with white heads?

What to do about red, rash-like bumps with white heads?

Depends: Without seeing the rash, advise is very difficult. Recommend seeing you doc for a look at the rash. ...Read more

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I have a couple white bumps on my genitals that are kind of like white heads but they never go away, what are they?

I have a couple white bumps on my genitals that are kind of like white heads but they never go away, what are they?

May be skin cysts: A little bump on the skin that has whitish stuff inside, but is not pus as in a pimple, is likely a skin cyst that contains skin oils and skin cells. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist can look at it to see what can be done. Sometimes, keeping the cyst empty for a while will allow it to shrink in size. On a penis, tiny permanent whitish bumps near hairs may be normal and not need removal. ...Read more

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I have red bumps on my chest and neck but are not really itchy and have white heads on them, what could this be?

Possibly rosacea: Does the area get hot and red and flushed sometimes? If so, it could be rosacea. Other possibilities include an allergic response or a fungal or yeast infection. A dermatologist can tell you which it is, and prescribe treatment for it. ...Read more

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How to get rid of white heads on your face when I squezze bump white pus comes out?

How to get rid of white heads on your face when I squezze bump white pus comes out?

Use drying agents: White bumps may be filled with either thick skin oil, and less likely they are filled with pus. Pus is made of dead white blood cells and are a sign of infection. Skin oil, sebum, is thick oil that has clogged the pores. In either case, keep the skin clean and dry, avoid moisturizers and lotions, and purchase acne medications, like benzoyl peroxide or retinoids. ...Read more

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On top of my penis head are a couole small white bumps that look like white heads. Tested for warts wasn't it. Help?

On top of my penis head are a couole small white bumps that look like white heads. Tested for warts wasn't it. Help?

Penile Bumps: It is hard to answer without examination, but if you have no symptoms you may have pearly penile papules, which are benign bumps and do not cause any problems and are quite common. Please have yourself evaluated. ...Read more

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My boyfriend has been iching in between his inner thighs and now ive been having the same symptoms he does have tiny red bumps with no white heads????

My boyfriend has been iching in between his inner thighs and now ive been having the same symptoms he does have tiny red bumps with no white heads????

Fungus or scabies: Most likely cause of itchy rash in that area that is shared between sexual partners is either skin fungus or skin mites (scabies). You can try non-prescription antifungal cream, and if that's not helping after 4-5 days, then ask your doctor for anti-scabies cream. ...Read more

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I have 5/6 small red bumps almost like white heads on my shaft. Try to pop them nothing happens. They don't hurt what could it be?

I have 5/6 small red bumps almost like white heads on my shaft. Try to pop them nothing happens. They don't hurt what could it be?

BUMPS ON PENIS: THESE BUMPS COULD BE SMALL, HARMLESS WHITEHEADS. PLUGGED UP OIL GLANDS. NOT UNCOMMON OR UNUSUAL.
BUT WITHOUT ACTUALLY SEEING THEM, THERE IS NO WAY THAT I COULD BE SURE.
PLEASE SEE YOUR PCP OR A DERMATOLOGIST.
BEST LUCK. . . ...Read more

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Little white bumps on the inners sides of my upper lip? Doesn't hurt, aren't noticeable. They are in the same place on both sides. White heads?

Little white bumps on the inners sides of my upper lip? Doesn't hurt, aren't noticeable. They are in the same place on both sides. White heads?

No: Sounds like pearls or mucoceles and either way are benign bumps. Stop biting on the area or if anything irritating the area have it removed. ...Read more

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Hard white bumps that appear to be under the skin of the labia minora. Look like white heads, only visible when the skin is stretched and do not pop.

Hard white bumps that appear to be under the skin of the labia minora. Look like white heads, only visible when the skin is stretched and do not pop.

Does this help?: Here's a whole article on the subject...

http://blogs. Webmd. Com/womens-health/2008/02/what-are-those-little-white-bumps. Html. ...Read more

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pimple like bumps in my pubic area on top only very painful when I press on it. Very itchy white look like white heads inside skin? What cant they b

pimple like bumps in my pubic area on top only very painful when I press on it. Very itchy white look like white heads inside skin? What cant they b

Pimple: Could be any number of things. Your doctor (s) will examine you very carefully and decide what, if any, should be done.

Hope all goes well - please keep me informed. ...Read more

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I've been having problems for the last few months with bumps on my top lip...No real pain that turn into white heads and skin peeling from inside lip.

I've been having problems for the last few months with bumps on my top lip...No real pain that turn into white heads and skin peeling from inside lip.

Lip problem: Without seeing it, it's virtually impossible to direct you in the right direction based on the paucity of info provided. Either take a pic and send it over or see a local physician/provider who can help you further. ...Read more

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Small salt like bumps on my chin I am 55 years old and have never had an acne problem. Yay for that. However, I now have these salt like bumps on my chin that look like white heads. My skin is dry and very sensitive, what could they be and how can I rid

Small salt like bumps on my chin I am 55 years old and have never had an acne problem. Yay for that. However, I now have these salt like bumps on my chin that look like white heads. My skin is dry and very sensitive, what could they be and how can I rid

See a medspa doctor: A medspa doctor can remove these inclusion cysts which have gotten hard or determine if microdermabrasion or dermaplaning will get rid of this. She can also show you laser skin care products to use between visits. We have the Isolaz that can also clean out pores and this may be helpful to you. ...Read more

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I have a bump on my bottom lip felt it under the skin first then popped up with three white heads how do I get rid of it?

Herpes type 1: This sounds like it may possibly be a herpes cold sore. I would see a physician to determine if it is, for sure. As they can reoccur, next time, you cold start medication to decrease length and severity, if it is. Good Luck to you! ...Read more

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I have some bumps on my penile shaft and scrotum. They look like they have white heads and some of them are just. No pain or irritation?

I have some bumps on my penile shaft and scrotum. They look like they have white heads and some of them are just. No pain or irritation?

Probably normal: The penis has sebaceous glands, glands that produce an oily lubricating substance that protects the delicate skin of penis. They are particularly noticeable when you stretch the skin of the penis. These pale, slightly lumpy bumps are a normal part of your anatomy. Don't try to remove them! If you still are concerned, check with your doctor to be sure you don't have genital warts. ...Read more

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What started as a lil white bump on the corner of my mouth has turned into a big red bump with what looks like two or three white heads on it.

What started as a lil white bump on the corner of my mouth has turned into a big red bump with what looks like two or three white heads on it.

Infection: JeffM838,

Sounds like a minor skin infection that has developed into what is known as a carbuncle - an infection larger than a boil with several openings for discharge of pus. This may require antibiotic treatment. I would see your medical provider for evaluation. ...Read more

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Developed a bunch of bumps on my chest. Not sure if it's acne but there's no white heads or black heads, just bumps. Use sensitive detergent and soap.?

Developed a bunch of bumps on my chest. Not sure if it's acne but there's no white heads or black heads, just bumps. Use sensitive detergent and soap.?

See a dermatologist: There are many possible diagnoses for the above complaint including eruptive vellus hair cysts. The best approach is to be examined and diagnosed by a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have clusters of bumps on my inner butt area, they don't feel irritating. I would almost describe them as white heads but they're under the skin and can't be popped. I'm not sexually active and I wouldn't describe it as acne since they stay there?

I have clusters of bumps on my inner butt area, they don't feel irritating. I would almost describe them as white heads but they're under the skin and can't be popped. I'm not sexually active and I wouldn't describe it as acne since they stay there?

Possible molluscum: Molluscum contagiosus is a viral infection similar to the wart virus that causes a small papule with a white core. They are spread from person to person and tend to appear in areas of friction or sweating. Location on the buttocks is not umcommon without sexual exposure. Blocked hair follicles can also cause similar "white heads" are also common. A doctor visit will confirm the diagnosis. ...Read more

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I had this rash come and go around my mouth. It's a cluster of little red bumps that turn to white heads. What kind of food can cause that? Help!

I had this rash come and go around my mouth. It's a cluster of little red bumps that turn to white heads. What kind of food can cause that? Help!

Perioral dermatitis: What you describe sounds like perioral dermatitis, a relative of rosacea. Foods generally don't make it worse but cortisone creams and heavy moisturizers do. We use anti inflammatory medications such as topical creams such as metronidazole, sulfur/sulfacetamide and oral antibiotics to reduce the inflammation. It may take several months to get the rash under control. ...Read more

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Hi. I woke up with burning red itching pimple like bumps on my vagina and anus yest. White heads appeared today. Idk what to do/ what it could be?

Hi. I woke up with burning red itching pimple like bumps on my vagina and anus yest. White heads appeared today. Idk what to do/ what it could be?

Infection: Your symptoms could be razor bumps from ingrown hairs, bacterial infection called folliculitis or an outbreak of herpes. Please see a medical provider so you receive appropriate evaluation and treatment. ...Read more