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Depends on State: State laws vary regarding what is allowable. It is best to check with the cosmetology board in your state for an accurate and specific answer. ...Read more
Since i hit my 30s, my face has non-inflamed closed comedones. My cheeks used to feel smooth, but now they're bumpy to the touch. How do I fix this?
Does Accutane helps clear close comedone?2.5mths in 10mg/day. doesnt seem to help the closed comedone at all!
How can I get rid of the closed comedones littering my jawline and cheeks? And how can I prevent them in the future?
Many options: A retinoids acid derivative may be a good first choice. It takes a few weeks. ...Read more
Closed comedones under skin that when squeezed white stuff comes out but keeps filling up unless they turn into a spot/pustule then after that they go?
Comedones: These are plugged oil glands that keep doing their thing-making lanolin. That is, until infection destroys them. Abrasive washing with a cloth or sponge will reduce the clogging. Squeezing tends to irritate and produce more oil. Try hands off. If this does not work. ask your pharmacist for a mild keratolytic ...Read more
I have closed comedones and pimples all over my face. im a 24female. could it be hormonal? but i heard hormonal acne only appear at mouth,chin,jawline
Treat it: All acne is actually hormonal. That stuff about the jawline is dubious at best. Why not get yourself a tube of retinoic acid and apply it to your face as tolerated? This would be my choice if it's a lot of comedones. Searching for a cause of acne is almost never productive. If you're not clear in two weeks, get with your personal physician who can add antibiotic / spironolactone. ...Read more
Good skin care: routine is very important to have clear glowing skin. Use a salicylate based face wash twice a day, exfoliate regularly and use a sunblock. Drink plenty of water and eat healthy. You can also use retinoid cream for comedones once or twice a day on affected areas. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Comedone Extractor: A small metal implement used to aid in removing blackheads, or comedones. Most comedo extractors have metal loops on either end, although some extractors may have a small lance on one end. To use, the loop is placed around the blemish to be extracted. Gentle pressure is placed on the skin, and the extractor is carefully turned or rocked until the pore blockage is pushed to the surface. ...Read more
See below: Please consult this site for home remedies. You may need to try more than treatment to see what works for you. http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/acne/acne-vulgaris-home-treatment For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
When i get comedone they tend to never release all the pus they close a turn brown wound or eschar what can I do to get rid and the comedone?
On accutane 20mg daily. been 5 mths. no new pimples form but why are my existing close comedone turn into pimples? issit normal?
Yes: See WebMD and in general superficial skin or hair infections can be treated with clean with peroxide or bathing with soap and water and showering three times a day and you can use over the counter bacitracin type antibiotic see for sure not approving see a doctor in person or Healthtap telemedinebif not improved ...Read more
How do you get rid of comedone acne? This little flesh coloured bumps on surface of face only visible in certain lighting.
A tool: It is called a comedone extractor, believe it or not. Find one on the 'net. ...Read more
I have 4 whitish pink spots on my lower lip. Started with two. I've been told they could be comedones. How do I get rid of trapped skin cells (comedones) on my lower lip?
Depends on...: Depends on exactly where they are and what they are. Comedones are on the skin next to the lip, or right at that border. The can be removed in the same way an aestician does a facial (but the lip area is more sensitive to pain). If the spots are actually on the lip (the red area), they might not be comedones. An experienced dermatologist or facial plastic surgeon can look and discuss the options. ...Read more
I have oily dull face skin and sun allery n I have comedone , acne and pimples all over my face . Pimples on my lower and upper back on my cheat also?
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