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Hello Why Do I Get So Much Acne Only On One Side Of My Face What Can I Do
Unusual: Acne is usually from systemic effects of your body's hormones, so being on only one side of the face is unusual but may not mean anything. Things that can increase the likelihood of one-sided acne can be occlusion of that side if you rest your face on your hands or on a pillow, etc more than the other side.Gentle skin care, soap/water, otc meds like benzoyl peroxide. Get advice as acne can embarass. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
I've been suffering from acne problems since a long time. I have a combination skin type and I get breakouts often. At least 1 or 2 pimples stay on my face all the time. If one goes, another pops out. There are not too many but 1 o
I put castor oil on my and i slept with it for one hour i woke up having acne all over the side of my face;the oil stuck on the pillow\; please help?
I have acne but it only prone to right side of face. Couldn't hardly see one on my left side. Why ?
Female, Asian, 19. Only get acne on right side of face leaving hyperpigmentation. Wash sheets/face regularly with acne scrub. Any tips for treatment?
See a dermatologist: Tretinoin (Retin A) or adapalene prescription will reduce the acne and the post-inflamatory hyperpigmentation. Depending on the severity of the acne, as well as your emotional reaction to it, you may also consider prescription SPIRONLACTONE, an antiandrogen. Very effective. Very safe except not if pregnant or in kidney failure. ...Read more
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I'm all of a sudden getting ingrown pimples on my cheeks and on the sides of my face i've always had acne just not like this how can I get rid of them?
Get serious about Rx: I'm glad you're using topical benzoyl peroxide but it has not been sufficient and you've ended up with scarring, which could have been prevented. You need to get with your personal physician, who can manage all but the worst cases of acne without consultation. The oral contraceptive pill, a topical or short course of a systemic antibiotic, or spironolactone might be next. ...Read more
Why do I,tend to break out on one side of my cheek? It all started 6 months ago. Sometimes it seems like the pimples are going away, but it hasn't stop. My acne is not severe, but it does hurt whenever I get a blind pimple. Please help me.
I have suffered from acne for a few months now and can't seem to get rid of it. Its just below my temples on both sides of my face. I wash my face both morning and night. I admit I have a problem with picking at my skin and scratching it and popping them.
Don't Pop, See Doc: Acne is caused by plugged hair follicle units (excess oil/debris/bacteria) & inflammation; genetically determined. Therapy includes topical/oral meds to control infection/inflammation. Medication-induced irritation/dryness is common. Finding the right balance can be challenging, even w/ mild acne. Your chances at successful treatment are best with regular check-ups; or referral to a Dermatologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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