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How to get rid of large pimples on my face?

How to get rid of large pimples on my face?

Facial pimple: Unfortunately, there is no easy fix. I would recommend that you see your pmd or a dermatologist for management. If this is inflamed, cystic acne, a steroid injection can be helpful to calm it down while other treatment kicks in. Try not to touch or otherwise manipulate the pimple, so as not to make things worse. Gentle cleansing with a benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid cleanser is helpful. ...Read more

Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Acne (Definition)

A common skin condition that causes red or white raised pimples, especially on the face, chest and back. Caused when the sebaceous glands in the skin ...Read more


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How can I get rid of small pimples on my face?

How can I get rid of small pimples on my face?

Scientific Rx: Mild disease like this can usually be cleared in two weeks or so by topical benzoyl peroxide as tolerated. ...Read more

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How to get rid of pimple and pimple marks on my face?

How to get rid of pimple and pimple marks on my face?

Benzoyl peroxide,rx: Over the counter you are limited to benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, and sulfur which can be helpful by themselves or in combination. There are more treatments available by prescription which can be selected for you. ...Read more

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How to get rid of underground pimple on my forehead?

How to get rid of underground pimple on my forehead?

Comedone?: If you are talking about a comedone, which is a small darker pimple, with no signs of inflammation as redness, I would suggest over the counter benzoyl peroxide 5% cream every day. ...Read more

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How to get rid of blackheads on my face?

How to get rid of blackheads on my face?

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

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How to get rid of boils on my face?

How to get rid of boils on my face?

Acne: It is important to treat your acne so that you don't get permanent scarring. Some patients wait too long before seeing their dermatologist to have their acne treated. Normally topical medicines and internal antibiotics are used to keep acne under control. Boils will need a bacterial culture and internal antibiotics for treatment. ...Read more

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How to get rid of red spots and pimples on my forehead?

How to get rid of red spots and pimples on my forehead?

Acne care: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/acne/basics/lifestyle-home-remedies/con-20020580 This site gives you a nice overview of acne management. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of pimple on my face ?

How can I get rid of pimple on my face ?

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

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How do I get rid of the numerous tiny pimples on my forehead and face?

How do I get rid of the numerous tiny pimples on my forehead and face?

Scientific Rx: If it is confined to your face, chances are that either benzoyl peroxide over the counter will be sufficient, or adding topical Clindamycin from your physician will do the trick. ...Read more

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How to get rid of small acnes on fore head?

Easy Rx: There's a few home remedies such as vinegar and tea-tree oil but i'd urge you to go directly to the mainstream stuff. If over-the-counter benzoyl peroxide doesn't do the trick, a physician's office visit is in order. If it's relatively mild disease and confined to your face, adding topical Clindamycin might be your best option; your physician may suggest others. ...Read more

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I need some tips on how to get rid of large pimples on face?

Injection: The best way to get rid of a large pimple on your face is to see a dermatologist who will inject the pimple with cortisone. This does not get into your bloodstream but for make the pimple improve overnight. It will also help avoid getting a scar. ...Read more

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How to get rid of these tiny bumps on my face?

How to get rid of these tiny bumps on my face?

More info needed: Please re-post with more details: symptom history, current description, etc. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of pimples and scars of pimple on face?

How can I get rid of pimples and scars of pimple on face?

Discuss with derm/PS: I would schedule a consultation with a dermatologist or plastic surgeon to review some of the treatments and medical options available. ...Read more

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How to get rid of pimple/boil on face?

How to get rid of pimple/boil on face?

TLC: You can gentle soak the area with luke- warm water and gently express the contents but do not manipulate too much. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of the small tiny pimples on and around my face?

How can I get rid of the small tiny pimples on and around my face?

First make appoint-: ment to see dermatologist for diagnosis, is this acne, milia, perioral dermatitits, demodex folliculitis, keratosis pilaris rubra facei? The derm will diagnose and treat your skin condition ...Read more

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How to get rid of spot marks on my face?

How to get rid of spot marks on my face?

Depends on the cause: There are many types and causes of skin blisters or rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Pimples (Definition)

A pimple is a small inflamed spot on the skin. Also known as zit, ...Read more


Dr. Marsha Davis
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Facial Pimples (Definition)

A pimple is a small inflamed spot on the skin. Also known as zit, ...Read more