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Can hair products cause acne/blackheads/oily skin on forehead?

Can hair products cause acne/blackheads/oily skin on forehead?

YES!: Yes, the products you use on your hair can cause breakout on your forehead especially if they are oily products. Discontinue using these products. ...Read more

Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Acne (Definition)

A common skin condition that causes red or white raised pimples, especially on the face, chest and back. Caused when the sebaceous glands in the skin ...Read more


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Can lemon cause small pimples on face?

Can lemon cause small pimples on face?

Anything can: When you are prone to acne anything you place on your skin can make you break out into acne including acne product treatments. Instead of home remedies that may make things worse go see an aesthetic physician that can recommend proper skin care regimen. Proactiv works well. ...Read more

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Can chocolate cause face breakouts?

Can chocolate cause face breakouts?

Chocolate: There is no evidence that eating chocolate causes facial outbreaks or acne. ...Read more

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Will shaving face everyday likely cause skin issues like razor bumps?

Will shaving face everyday likely cause skin issues like razor bumps?

Shaving: if you shave correctly, making sure the razor is not dull and applying the appropriate shaving cream or gel, razor bumps should not occur. ...Read more

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Can cosmetics cause acne or clogged pores on forehead, nose?

Can cosmetics cause acne or clogged pores on forehead, nose?

Absolutely yes: Try to find oil free products and be certain to clean the products off thoroughly daily. Clogged pores is one huge case of adult acne. ...Read more

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Facial blackhead caused hole on my cheek?

Facial blackhead caused hole on my cheek?

Acne: There is nothing you can do than letting it heal. Don't try to tamper with it in any way as you may harm yourself by introducing unwanted infection. ...Read more

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Can lisinopril cause pimples on my scalp and neck?

Can lisinopril cause pimples on my scalp and neck?

Very unlikely: The manufacturer does not even list this as a "rare" side effect. ...Read more

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Sotolol causing itching skin on face neck & jaw?

Sotolol causing itching skin on face neck & jaw?

Possible allergy: You may have an allergy to the medicine. Do not abruptly stop it. Contact your cardiologist. ...Read more

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Does beard cause hard acne?

Does beard cause hard acne?

Pseudofolliculitis: Pseudofolliculitis barbae (pfb) or shaving bumps is a foreign body inflammatory reaction involving papules and pustules. It primarily affects curly haired males who shave. Pseudofolliculitis barbae can also affect some white men and hirsute black women. Pseudofolliculitis pubis is a similar condition occurring after pubic hair is shaved. ...Read more

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Does squeezing pores on nose and chin cause brain infection?

Does squeezing pores on nose and chin cause brain infection?

Rarely: Squeezing zits on the nose and upper part of the faces can (rarely) cause bacteria to migrate up to the brain and cause a brain abscess (infection). ...Read more

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Can dandruff cause pimples?

Can dandruff cause pimples?

Dandruff: No. Dandruff is seborrheic dermatitis. Both dandruff and acne are common conditions but one does not cause the other. ...Read more

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Can lemon cause pimples on your face?

Can lemon cause pimples on your face?

Not likely: the lemon if used as astringent would raise ph of skin making pimples less likely ...Read more

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Itchy bumps chin and neck? Virus?

See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more

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Does HSV 2 cause pimples on face?

Does HSV 2 cause pimples on face?

Herpes simplex infec: Herpes simplex virus (HSV) can occur anywhere, even on a finger tip. But it requires exposure of that skin area to an infected membrane. Acne comes and goes; herpes lesions lasts about 3 weeks then clears leaving a darker pigmented area. A specialist can do a swab and check under the microscope for typical virus finding. See dermatologist for this. As a rule only HSV-1 occurs on the face, but.... ...Read more

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Why does oily skin cause pimples?

Why does oily skin cause pimples?

See below: Oils can clog pores and are a favorite food for the acne-related bacteria called p. Acnes. ...Read more

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I had a pimple on my chin.and it causes swelling on my chin and pain..i pinch it.and pus comes out..but swelling didn't go.please tell me what should?

I had a pimple on my chin.and it causes swelling on my chin and pain..i pinch it.and pus comes out..but swelling didn't go.please tell me what should?

Try tea tree oil: Tea tree oil is a marvelous over-the-counter product that helps pimples go down in size, if applied early before they become too irritated. Once you see a pimple start, use a cotton tipped swab to apply the tea tree oil to the pimple. Do this twice a day, until the pimple is gone. Do not use it inside your mouth. ...Read more

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Sir! I have some white non-pearly pimples on my penis skin!! Not on the head but on the penis skin... They don't really cause too much pain they are s?

Sir! I have some white non-pearly pimples on my penis skin!! Not on the head but on the penis skin... They don't really cause too much pain they are s?

PPP: These are likely to be benign (innocent) lesions called "pearly penile papules". I would not be concerned about them, though seeing a physician if they become inflamed or continue to spread would be best. ...Read more

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Pimple-like bumps in the head after a haircut, how are they caused?

Pimple-like bumps in the head after a haircut, how are they caused?

Folliculitis: Red bumps on the scalp can occur when the hair shaft is pulled from its follicle, creating irritation and inflammation. Occassionally, fungus or bacteria enter the follicle, creating an infection which requires treatment. ...Read more

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I have one pimple on my head is it caused by std.

I have one pimple on my head is it caused by std.

"Pimples" on the: head are usually Pilar cysts or folliculitis neither of which is an STD. I can't think of any STD's that would appear on the scalp unless there was a rash all over the body. ...Read more

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I recently noticed I have a small white head pimple on my under arms What shud I do about it? And what causes them?

I recently noticed I have a small white head pimple on my under arms 
What shud I do about it? And what causes them?

Keep clean & dry: Leave it alone, other than keeping the area clean with soap and water and drying thoroughly after washing. It may be just an errant pimple. Unrelated to your question. Practice safe sex Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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I have this huge white lump on my chin its red all around cause its irritated ..Its not a pimple and its very hard ..Is there anyway i can cure it?

I have this huge white lump on my chin its red all around cause its irritated ..Its not a pimple and its very hard ..Is there anyway i can cure it?

May be small cyst: I will see a dermatologist to see if this is the correct diagnosis and if so it can easily be removed surgically with almost no scar. ...Read more

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I have a painful pimple like bump with white head on my elbow. What could it be? Could laying on my bed or applying pressure on my elbow at my desk cause it?

I have a painful pimple like bump with white head on my elbow. What could it be? Could laying on my bed or applying pressure on my elbow at my desk cause it?

Yes: This could be as simple as a pimple that has not come to surface yet. Constant pressure or irritation to the area can cause this. If you are having fevers, chills or limited range of motion of your elbow joint, a more serious infection could be developing and you should seek medical attention. If not, a warm compress and avoiding the pressure to the area should be helpful. ...Read more

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Good day I have pimple out break on my head especially at the back. What's the cause? And what can be taken for it to stop happening Thank you

Good day
I have pimple out break on my head especially at the back.
What's the cause?
And what can be taken for it to stop happening 

Thank you

It is unusual for: pimples to break out in this area which suggests that these might not be pimples. You should see a health care professional for evaluation so that an accurate diagnosis can be made and therapy provided. ...Read more

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What causes pimples and bumps on head and back of neck?

What causes pimples and bumps on head and back of neck?

Inflamed follicles: Often a result of plugged skin oil glands or hair follicles which can lead to pimples and small skin cysts. Recommend seeing dermatologist to recommend antibacterial soap and surface care to reduce the oil secretions and keep the area low in bacteria. Do not squeeze, pick or try to remove them by yourself. This may lead to scarring and worsening infections. ...Read more

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Can sexual lubricant cause pimple under penis head? 2 to 3 days after use?

Can sexual lubricant cause pimple under penis head? 2 to 3 days after use?

Probably not: Most sexual lubricants are water based and shouldn't cause blockage of oil glands. Friction from intercourse or STD may be a concern. Anal sex is slightly higher risk for infection. If the pimple is very sore or takes a long time to heal I would get STD testing. ...Read more

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20 year old woman with sudden acne breakouts on chin. Pimples have been popping up and persisting for months with no obvious causes (Esp not topical)?

20 year old woman with sudden acne breakouts on chin. Pimples have been popping up and persisting for months with no obvious causes (Esp not topical)?

See below: Please consult this site for effective home care for acne. http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/acne/acne-vulgaris-home-treatment If the treatments given above do not result in resolution of the problem in a month or so, it would be prudent to see a doctor. ...Read more

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Itchy pimple like bumps on chin and face. won't go away. Grow when you touch them. what std could cause this?

Itchy pimple like bumps on chin and face. won't go away. Grow when you touch them. what std could cause this?

See below. See below: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor . In the meantime you may try the following home care for acne to see if that helps: Please consult this site for effective home care for acne. http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/acne/acne-vulgaris-home-treatment ...Read more

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There's a small pimple under right armpit yesterday. it is painful when i press it gently. now, i noticed another one under my collar bone. I dont see any pus on the head. What cause this?

Folliculitis/trauma: could be that , or simple staph infection , why? due to trauma , rubbing, poor hygiene? [not washing well with soap/water/washcloth to scrub off dead skin cells and oils which clog the pores , flair up pimples. if enlarge and pustule , likely mrsa , will need antibiotic like bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) or doxycycline. folliculitis , hair shaft infection. can come spontaneously. if worse see a doctor for cultures ...Read more

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I have been recently breaking out with random patches of small whiteheads on the chin cheeks and forehead I have no idea what causes it I have cut soy don't wear makeup and I stopped using face washes that seemed to irritate what's going on ?

You don't understand: Acne is a dysfunction of your oil glands. See your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation because this way you will get a therapy that will make it go away completely. ...Read more

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Heat causes my chin area and pimple on lip line to breaK out got cold sore last year its hot and sun should i still take valtrex?

Heat causes my chin area and pimple on lip line to breaK  out got cold sore last year its hot and sun should i still take valtrex?

Sure: but generally it is advised to begin when you have the initial signs of an outbreak...eg: tingling sensation or numbness..... Hope this is helpful Dr Z ...Read more

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Itchy pimple like bumps on chin and face. won't go away. Bumps grow when touched. Red and white blotches on palms. What std could cause this?

Itchy pimple like bumps on chin and face. won't go away. Bumps grow when touched. Red and white blotches on palms. What std could cause this?

If you're worried: about an STD, the blotches on your palm may be a sign of syphilis. Regardless ,you should get tested for all STD's including HIV if you've had unprotected sex. The facial symptoms are likely not STD related except for being an acne outbreak from stressing about the STD. ...Read more

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Can a large pimple on my chin cause swelling under the chin? I have a soft tender lump under my chin, have had them before- thyroglossal duct cyst?

Lump under chin: First, unless you have been diagnosed with one previously, a thyroglossal duct cyst is rare and something that has likely been searched out on the internet. Second a pimple, carbuncle, or furuncle can cause tender lumps under the chin which may be either a swollen lymph node or an actual cellulitis or abscess of the anterior neck space. See your doctor. ...Read more

Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Pimples (Definition)

A pimple is a small inflamed spot on the skin. Also known as zit, ...Read more


Dr. Marsha Davis
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Facial Pimples (Definition)

A pimple is a small inflamed spot on the skin. Also known as zit, ...Read more