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Keep it clean:
Keeping your face clean and not oily is the key.
http://www. Webmd. Com/beauty/skin-glow-13/minimize-pores ...Read more
I have a wart on my face-how do I cure? Will it leave a big crater on my face? If so, how do I heal that?
WART ON FACE?:
WARTS ARE GROWTHS.
WITHOUT ACTUALLY SEEING IT, THERE IS NO WAY WE CAN TELL.
PLEASE SEE YOUR PCP OR A DERMATOLOGIST.
BEST LUCK. ...Read more
I've been finding random, painless, pimple looking bumps on my skin that do not disappear. They are round and shiny, with no crater look, clear on face?
Not really: Lemon juice will not helps with scars and craters. You should consult a cosmetic dermatologist if you want to getrid of these. ...Read more
I have a large crater on the top of my head, near the back. It has been there for as long as I can remember. What could it be? Should I see a doctor?
Yes you should: See a doctor. I don't know from your description what this could possibly be. If it is not changing shape, it is not an emergency. But it could be something that needs treatment to prevent it from getting worse. ...Read more
I have bumps w/ like craters around them on the top back of my head, there are multiple and are sore to touch?
Epidermoid cysts: This sounds like epidermoid cysts. Please see your health care provider for assessment and treatment. ...Read more
Keep getting boilson me face especially around my nose, chin, and eyebrows. They start with a red bump and then forms a crater with ai red ring.
Cystic acne: You may be describing cystic acne (http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/acne/multimedia/cystic-acne/img-20006234) for which isotretinoin (http://www. Drugs. Com/mtm/isotretinoin. Html) does wonders. However, it is also Category X as it is teratogenic (can cause congenital/birth defects) so women of child bearing age must use 2 forms of contraception (birth control) while taking this drug. ...Read more
What do I do for treating crater like bumps on my face is it pores or pimple marks. Is there any effective treatment?
Boil drained and has a soft black head over it. Head now gone. Crater left. How should I treat this now? Band-aid and neosporin on it now.
Sounds good: Will probably leave scar depending on how deep crater is, but getting it to heal is key. ...Read more
I have cystic acne, but it normally occurs 1 or 2 at a time and comes to a small head. I woke up with 10 zits that are now open craters - help!
I'm not sexually active&have pearly penile papules. About 2 months ago I noticed a small white crater where head meets shaft. I've had hand warts. Any idea?
GET IT CHECKED: It probabely is not a wart but if you are concerned have it checked. ...Read more
Hard to say?: Without a picture or an exam, I don't believe anyone can tell you. Repharase your quesition and give more information. Age would ben nice to know. Any trauma. Since birth? Do your relatives look the same? Interesting question but just can't answer based on your limited question. Sorry! That is my flat-out answer! ...Read more
Fillers, weight gain: Loss of facial volume is common in patients with weight loss, malignancy, chronic diseases like hiv. This wasted appearance can be improved by techniques to increase the volume. Weight gain with increase calorie intake. Fat transfer with fat grafts from the abdomen to the face. Facial fillers with strategic volume replacement. Physician review is necessary to make educated recommendations. ...Read more
An Interested Smile: I suspect this is not what you're looking for - but, it's what I got. We find a look of interest on another's face very attractive. We like animals more if they can show interest. A gentle smile is universally welcomed. There are products galore and procedures too that change actual features some degree - but my suggestions are safe and free. ...Read more
Lopsided Face: As this always the case, or have you suddenly developed a "drooping" visage? You may have always had asymmetry, and many people do - including some very famous people, like winston churchill there is a congenital condition known as "hemifacial microsomia, " which is the same thing. On the other hand, if this seemed to have developed obpvernight, you need to deck in with your doctor and I discuss it. ...Read more
Tell us about it.: We would need to more information about your headache to help you determine a cause and treatment. Migraine? Sinus? Tension? Cluster? There are several types of headache, and they have different treatments and garner different levels of concern. How about a consult with one of us? We'd be happy to try to help. ...Read more
Nondiagnostic: Your information is inadequate to make a diagnosis. More information about the pain is needed. Location, swelling, type of pain, any discoloration, dental issues, etc. Neuralgia, temporomandibular joint dysfunction, abcessed tooth, bone disease are all possibilities. Your MD will take a history, examine you and order any appropriate tests in order to make a diagnosis. ...Read more
Gentle Soap: I recommend using a gentle soap (and warm water) such as Unscented Dove or Eucerin. Cleanse twice each day. Rinse with cool water. If you have particularly oily skin use an astringent 1-2 times/day to wipe oil away as well. Also avoid touching your face unless you have washed your hands to avoid clogging pores. ...Read more
Skin, fat, bone, etc: Alterations in shape of skin, fat, muscle, bone, cartilage and other tissues as well as tumors can all be causes of facial asymmetry, diagnostic imaging is often required. Many options for treatment are available depending on the underlying cause. See a plastic surgeon, ENT or dermatologist for an initial evaluation. ...Read more