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Home Remedies For Small Pimples On Forehead
Small bumps covering forehead, no head to pop. Not whiteheads, blackheads, or pimples. Appear to be under the skin. I have oily skin. Treatment?
I have purple bump that appears to be infected. Is there a home remedy to help the pimple come to a head?
Help for bump: using a warm compress for 15-20 min several times a day might help it come to a head. You can take an anti inflammatory such as Motrin OTC as well which may help alleviate some of the pain/swelling. If it gets worse, see a doctor since you may need antibiotic or for it to be drained. Good luck! ...Read more
I am having scalp folliculitis. My pimple on the head has lessen. I am having small white paches. What is the remedy for the hair to grow back?
I have a small bump on left side, top of my head! It hurts like a pimple but doesn't have a way to pop like pimples do! Any treatment? And what is it,
I have lots of scabs on my face especially on my forehead. It was due to me picking my pimples . Is there any treatment. Or should I just leave it.
I have post pimple marks on my face.I have underwent chemical peel treatment 3 yrs back.It cleared marks on forehead but marks on cheeks returned. ?
My 12 year old has pimples on forehead that get pus. She is using Proactiv but they do not seem to get better. Is there any other remedy? Thanks!
Many OTC & scripts: It seems she some inflammatory acne with closed comedones. Otc such as clearasil or any of the benzoyl peroxide containing topicals maybe of benefit. Do not scrub the skin too hard. If not adequate, consult your doc/dermatologist for an evaluation--they can select a medication better suited for her skin i.e. Oily vs dry etc...Good luck. ...Read more
Is there any natural treatment to get rid of a lump on my forehead? I had a pimple on my forehead a few months ago but it turned into a lump that have not gone away. Any suggestions on how to remove it?
I completed a Accutane treatment 10 months ago it cleared my big cyst. . But i am getting whiteheads on nose,forehead,chin what can i use t cure dat?
Acne treatment no Rx: Acne can be prevented or minimized by using a gentle cleanser twice daily, over the counter benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid products followed by a noncomedogenic moisturizer. Since you have already completed a course of Accutane, a last resort for treatment of acne, re-consultation with your prescribing physician would be beneficial. ...Read more
I have black heads under my chin, nose , back, and forehead. I have big pimples on my back and sometimes front. I've tried an acne treatment?
I have a few pimples on my forehead and need some home remedies to make them disappear. Can you offer some tips on how to go about doing this?
Yes: Face towels, one for each day, should not be used for other part of body. Healthy food habits- fruits and vegetables. Exercise to seat- opens skin pores, vit a supplement. Avoiding indoor pollution- animals, plants. Moisturiser at bed time. ...Read more
Developing sore pimples on forehead above eyebrow and are increasing in number. What's the problem and what home remedies r there to sop increase no.?
Clean hair & keep of: The hair-bearing scalp has a great deal of oils and can have considerable "dirt." the forehead can be exposed to many oils and dirt, depending on hairstyle. It is helpful to try to keep the hair off of the forehead not only while awake but also while asleep. People often perspire on their foreheads and can attract bacteria in this region with the combination of oils and moisture. Try to keep dry. ...Read more
I have pimple like bumps on my forehead and sides of my face & cystic acne on my chin. What are home remedies?
Many good ones:
There are many home remedies for acne. Vitamin a, c, e, d, zinc, selenium & chromium & fish oil can help. Minimize fried foods, dairy and sweets.
An interesting website that discusses home remedies is http://www.Earthclinic.Com/cures/acne.Html
here people discuss what has and has not worked for them. Apple cider vinegar & hydrogen peroxide are the 2 most popular ones listed. ...Read more
I got acne on my forehead and i don't have the money to get laser treatment so is there home remedies that work?
Benzoyl peroxide: Laser treatment is for extreme cases. You owe it to yourself to start using topical benzyl peroxide as you can tolerate. If this hasn't cleared you in two weeks, find a free clinical where a sympathetic physician will give you an inexpensive script for something like tetracycline, which addded to the BP should be sufficient. ...Read more
There is a pimple looking bump on my pubic bone area (lower right side) with a white head, it's not painful not itchy. Treatment?
Options exist: Consult with a board certified plastic surgeon or dematologist to evaluate your personal options. This may include lasers, chemical peels, dermabrasion or prescription skin care. There are many options and you need a regimen tailored to your specific situation and expected results. ...Read more
I use to get large painful pimples but now I get quite more very small pimples mostly forehead and chin why is that?
No longer cystic: The acne is not cystic at this time but still needs treatment. See your medspa doctor to review the options to get your skin clear. Laser skin care reduces the size of the oil glands (Cool Breeze) and cleans your pores (Isolaz). This will help you prevent scarring and discoloration. She will also show you products to use between visits (salicylic acid wash, toner, oil free moisturizer). ...Read more
I have a hard pimple like bump on my forehead at the hairline it was small but it got bigger and it hasnt gone away what could it be?
There is a small bump near my hair, on my forehead. It has been there for about 4 months. Can a pimple last that long? And it hurts when I press it.
I have never suffered of acne before but my face is having a breakout (forehead specially). It’s red with small pimples. What should I do?
Please consult this site for home care for acne. http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/acne/acne-vulgaris-home-treatment
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Im 8 months in accutane and i got a very small pimple on forehead and side of face. my dose went from 80 to 60 per day. should i continue accutane?
Hii..am 28 years old & I have acne in my forehead.what can I do? I try all most all
treatment but it doesn't work.
Acne: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day & use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid touching face (cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider OTC products (salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). Retinoids/ comedone extractor can be helpful for black heads. If > mild acne see dermatology. ...Read more
I have clusters of really small pimples across my forehead and a bit on my cheeks, will microdermbrasion help with that?
Pimples: It depends on the diagnosis... See a dermatologist to discuss your treatment options. ...Read more
I have small pimples under my facial skin (more on forehead). Sometimes they dissappear and sometimes they get worse. Please tell me what to do?
Meds: Many patients do well with over the counter benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid preparations. Some patients require topical or oral antibiotics or retinoids as well. If the over the counter meds alone don't control your acne after a month of daily use, see a doctor for additional treatment options. It is important to be persistent, and some patients 'get worse before they get better'. ...Read more
Rein A: Retin-a or one of it's derivatives (differin, tazorac, (tazarotene) etc) is the best preventative prescription for this. In addition, you may see a dermatologist who can open up and drain the white heads and inject a local cortisone to the bumps. Your skin will thank you for the trip to the derm office! ...Read more