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Can I Use Duac Acne Cream On My Nose After Rhinoplasty
A common human skin disease characterized by areas of scaly red skin (seborrhea) with blackheads/whiteheads (comedones) , pinheads (papules), large papules (nodules), pimples & possibly scarring. Occurs mostly on face, upper chest & back. Treated with benzoyl peroxide, salicylic ...Read more
Is it safe to inject cortisone on a acne cyst located on the nose that was previously operated on (rhinoplasty) ?
Nasal cortisone shot: Injecting cortisone for an acne cyst on the nose is safe after rhinoplasty, as long as you have healed sufficiently. Cortisone concentrations for acne injections are typically low, so that the risk of complications such as skin atrophy are minimized. If your dermatologist has any doubt about the safety of the injection, he should consult with your rhinoplasty surgeon before injecting. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have mild rosacea, put some acne cream on my nose and cheeks, now it is burning and very red, guess my skin is sensitive, what can I use to soothe ?
I used to have acne on my nose when i was sixteen. The acne stopped by using topical cream. But my nose stayed red after that. What could it be
Improve not remove: Many options exist for cosmetic improvement and include anti-inflammatories, peels, exfoliation, lasers, resurfacing, bleaching, excision, grafting, fillers, and much more, scars vary in their severity and so do the treatments. See a plastic surgeon, dermatologist or ENT for options. ...Read more
I am 25 years old. I suffering from acne and pimples in my nose. It's too painful. My nose is always oily. I am using fair & handsome cream daily.
Need stronger Rx: The retin a cream that you are using isn't enough for you. You need to get with your personal physician and add something stronger. A topical antibiotic such as Clindamycin with the retin a may be sufficient. One medication that physicians sometimes overlook is topical spironolactone. If it's only your nose, very strong rx is probably not needed. Be sure you do not also have rosacea. ...Read more
I have severe forehead acne, and have tried a number of thing suggested by both doctors and naturapath's. I have been prescribed the birth control pill which helped however, I can no longer use due to severe migrians. I have tried Duac Acne cream as a sho
Combo Therapy: I would step your therapy up to a retin a product to exfoliate the skin, in combination with an oral antibiotic to control the bacteria that contribute to acne, such as minocycline or doxycycline. I have seen great success with these two in combination, and this should not exacerbate your migraines! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Five days ago I had red itchy skin from using duac cream for acne. I am fine now but I have an enlarged lymph node inferior to my left ear. P. Causes?
Prob. Infection: True true and unrelated. We all have lymph nodes throughout our bodies. Far and away the most common reason that they swell is that you have an infection in that area of your body-I.e. your skin,ear,throat,arm,etc. nearby. Sometimes viral, sometimes bacterial, rarely fungal. If you're basically healthy you'll heal yourself. Otherwise see your doc. If get more nodes could be nasty. ...Read more
I frequently get white-headed pimples around my nose. I use an antibiotic cream, and it helps, but when i stop it, they return. Cause? Solution?
Meds: Many patients do well with over the counter benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid preparations. Some patients require topical or oral antibiotics or retinoids as well. If the over the counter meds alone don't control your acne after a month of daily use, see a doctor for additional treatment options. It is important to be persistent, and some patients 'get worse before they get better'. ...Read more
Sir, i have alot of filled pimples and they keep growing , and they leave a dark spot on my nose ,recommend me a suitable cream to use it on my nose.
FILLED PIMPLES: BEST TO SEE YOUR REGUL DOCTOR WILL REFER YOU TO A DERMATOLOGIST. I CANNOT SEE YOUR PROBLEM FROM HERE. BEST LUCK ...Read more
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