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Dr. Emil Shakov
Board Certified, Aesthetic Medicine
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How to get rid of pimples under the breasts?

Dr. Emil Shakov
Board Certified, Aesthetic Medicine
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How to get rid of pimples under the breasts?

Keep area dry: If you have large breast that can lead to folliculitis, a form of acne. Keep the area clean and dry, wear a support bra and use baby powder to keep it dry. If skin is irritated and red it can be a fungal infection and you should apply an anti-fungal cream or powder. ...Read more

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Dr. Adam Levy
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Acne (Definition)

Acne is a skin condition that causes whiteheads, blackheads, and pimples to form. Common causes include hormonal changes, and certain ...Read more


Dr. Rajesh Kumar
Board Certified, Pediatrics
43 years in practice
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I have a huge pimple under my breast, it hasn't gone away and it's very painful to the point where I can't sleep, how can I get rid rid of it?

Dr. Rajesh Kumar
Board Certified, Pediatrics
43 years in practice
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I have a huge pimple under my breast, it hasn't gone away and it's very painful to the point where I can't sleep, how can I get rid rid of it?

See doctor/ER: U may have a boil and the fact that it is preventing you from sleeping suggests that u may need to have it incised. You shd go to emergency room to have it looked at. Meanwhile u can take an Advil to decrease the pain. ...Read more

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Board Certified, Adolescent Medicine
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Is there a good way to get rid of the acne on my breasts?

Dr. Carla Enriquez
Board Certified, Adolescent Medicine
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Is there a good way to get rid of the acne on my breasts?

Same as anywhere : The difficulty with breast acne is that they tend to be covered most of the time. Occlusion of oil glands increases acne. Consult your gynecologist or family doctor for diagnosis and help. Benzoyl peroxide topically is helpful. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Board Certified, Psychiatry
20 years in practice
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Have these acne scares on my back how do I get rid of them please i also have them on my breast too?

Dr. Heidi Fowler
Board Certified, Psychiatry
20 years in practice
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Have these acne scares on my back how do I get rid of them please i also have them on my breast too?

It isn't possible: For you to remove your acne scars yourself. You can consult with a dermatologist or a plastic surgeon for procedures which will mitigate the scars. ...Read more

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Dr. Robert Jackson
Board Certified, Dermatology
38 years in practice
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I have clogged pours covering my breast and i tried acne products and nothing is working. It's really embarrassing. Is their anything to get rid of it?

Dr. Robert Jackson
Board Certified, Dermatology
38 years in practice
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I have clogged pours covering my breast and i tried acne products and nothing is working. It's really embarrassing. Is their anything to get rid of it?

Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more

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Dr. Anya Kishinevsky
Board Certified, Plastic Surgery
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How to get rid of pimples under the skin ?

Dr. Anya Kishinevsky
Board Certified, Plastic Surgery
16 years in practice
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How to get rid of pimples under the skin ?

Pimples: If they are indeed whiteheads, or pimples under the skin, a tiny needle can be used to create an opening in the skin to release the oil inside. This should be done under sterile conditions, preferably in a doctor's office, to reduce the risk of infection and scarring. ...Read more

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Dr. Ryan Stanton
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How to get rid of pimples ?

Dr. Ryan Stanton
Board Certified, Emergency Medicine
13 years in practice
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How to get rid of pimples ?

Hygiene: Good hygiene and over the counter cleaning agents. Severe cases can be addressed with medications, but average outbreaks can be dealt with at home with hygiene and cleansing products. ...Read more

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Board Certified, Pathology
39 years in practice
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I am wondering how to get rid of pimples naturally in a short amount of time?

Dr. Ed Friedlander
Board Certified, Pathology
39 years in practice
137M people helped
I am wondering how to get rid of pimples naturally in a short amount of time?

Real Rx: This is the 21st century ; you deserve the benefits of real science. Topical benzoyl peroxide 5% 2x/day for two weeks is your best first step. If this fails, prescription-strength rx's are based either on vitamin a or nature's own antibiotics. If you are preventing a teen from getting effective rx because you don't like mainstream medicine, please reconsider -- acne's a grave liability today. ...Read more

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Dr. John Munshower
Board Certified, Family Medicine
25 years in practice
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I just want to get rid of pimples and tan?

Dr. John Munshower
Board Certified, Family Medicine
25 years in practice
93M people helped
I just want to get rid of pimples and tan?

Best wishes: This is a common dream of millions of teenagers and twenty year olds across the world. To achieve this dream, see the Dermatologist (skin dr.) and discuss the remedies of good acne treatments and the risks of too much ultra-violet radiation form the sun. Good luck. ...Read more

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Dr. Morris Westfried
Board Certified, Dermatology
41 years in practice
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How can I get rid of pimples on my back and face quickly?

Dr. Morris Westfried
Board Certified, Dermatology
41 years in practice
14M people helped
How can I get rid of pimples on my back and face quickly?

Antibiotics: Quick response will require antibiotics. Longer term it needs to combined with prescription topical medications. Laser can yield very quick results on the face in 2-3 weeks but is less useful on the back be ause of the thicker skin. In severe cases Accutane is an option. Discuss with dermatologist. ...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


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