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How to get rid of acne quick ?

How to get rid of acne quick ?

No quick fix: If the prom is coming up, start using topical benzoyl peroxide as tolerated and get with your physician now who may add a systemic antibiotic. Then get used to managing your acne long-term. It's not curable, it's not related to lifestyle or hygiene, and you're going to have to work hard to care for yourself until it remits on its own. ...Read more

Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Acne (Definition)

Acne is one of the most common skin conditions. It affects about 80% of adolescents. Acne starts as a blockage of the sebaceous glands followed by inflammation. It occurs in areas where there are lots of sebaceous glands, such as the face back and chest. The hallmarks of the condition are blackheads, whiteheads (closed comedones), papules, pustules, cysts, nodules, and sometimes scarring. There are numerous treatments available, both topical and systemic. The most commonly used are benzoyl peroxide, retinoids, and antibiotics ...Read more


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What are some home remedies that can get rid of acne quick?

There are none: "home remedies" like squeezing lemon juice on the pimples or sleeping with homey smeared all over the face are internet nonsense, perhaps even cruel practical jokes. Acne is cruel enough without this. All acne can be managed easily enough by 21st century science at relatively little cost. If you are responsible for someone's health and well-being, please take them to a mainstream physician. ...Read more

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How to get rid of acne quick? Clean and clear, neutrogena, proactiv, and currently i'm using cetaphil, with eiduo. What else can I do?

How to get rid of acne quick? Clean and clear, neutrogena, proactiv, and currently i'm using cetaphil, with eiduo. What else can I do?

Bezyl peroxide/antib: You have unsuccessfully tried all over the counter therapy. You may need benzyl peroxide, lacal or oral antibiotics, and reinoids gel, some or all in combination.You need to see your doctor or a dermatologist to get the prescriptions for what you may need depends on the type and severity of acne. ...Read more

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How can you get rid of acne scars quick?

How can you get rid of acne scars quick?

Dermatologist: Some acne scars (flat, depressed) can be improved quickly with a filler. Other require more extensive treatment including laser resurfacing, excision and grafting. See Derm or Facial Plastic Surgeon for evaluation/treatment. ...Read more

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Need to get rid of some acne quick. What can I do?

Need to get rid of some acne quick. What can I do?

Rid of acne quick?: There really is no quick way to get rid of acne. The quickest thing you can do is to cover it up with a blemish cream, but this does not heal it. Acne is a chronic, usually progressive disorder of skin growth and it takes 6 wks to 6 months to grow new healthy skin with proper treatment. There is no substitute for patience. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of scabs from acne quick?

How can I get rid of scabs from acne quick?

Keep them moist then: dry, so try wiping with a drying agent like tea tree oil to help scabs dry quicker but keep scabs moist at night with aquaphor so you don't pull off and leave scar ...Read more

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How to get rid of my acne in a quick and effective way?

How to get rid of my acne in a quick and effective way?

Scientific Rx: If two weeks on over-the-counter benzoyl peroxide doesn't clear you, get with your physician. You may be a rx for a topical retinoic acid derivative, the oral contraceptive pill (if you're female), topical clindamycin, a systemic antibiotic such as tetracycline, or a dermatology referral for possible isotretinoin. All acne is manageable today; it's not a hygiene or lifestyle problem. We can help. ...Read more

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How to get rid of acne?

How to get rid of acne?

Acne: multiple creams and medications can be used to get rid of acne, see your doctor for help ...Read more

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Hiw to get rid.Of acne?

Hiw to get rid.Of acne?

Acne: Don't wash your face with body soap. Also don't use alcohol or comedogenic products on your face. Try to find an acne wash system like neutrogena, pangea organics, or something with benzoyl peroxide. Following low sodium diet might help too, since acne-causing bacteria like salt. You can try to prevent spreading bacteria onto your face by not touching your face, washing your phone, etc. ...Read more

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Pimples (Definition)

Pimples are a kind of acne, and are a condition where oil gets trapped in a pore of the skin resulting in small area of ...Read more