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How can I get rid of spots and blackheads on my chest, back and shoulders areas?

How can I get rid of spots and blackheads on my chest, back and shoulders areas?

Dermatologist: Seek out a dermatologist to diagnosis your condition and give you treatment options. Without a propper diagnosis you are only guessing and your home treatment may make it worse. You may need to take antibiotics to clear your skin. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of spots blackheads ect?

How can I get rid of spots blackheads ect?

Comedone extractor: 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

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Home remedies on how to get rid of spots/pimples/whiteheads/blackheads ect.?

Home remedies on how to get rid of spots/pimples/whiteheads/blackheads ect.?

Home remedies: Soap and water washing. Try applying small amounts of real lemon juice to the spots daily. Short amounts of sun exposure every other day (15 minutes) these are home remedies. For otc remedies try 4-5% benzoyl peroxide. Use a sunscreen that has glycolic acid base. Salicylic acid based products will also be effective. Taking a zinc supplement with a good multiple vitamins is also beneficial. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of spots/pimples and blackheads?

How can I get rid of spots/pimples and blackheads?

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. Spots? ...Read more

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How can I keep my face clear from spots and get rid of blackheads?

How can I keep my face clear from spots and get rid of blackheads?

Acne Troubles: You can usually keep it under control with a three-step process, done twice a day. First, use a gentle facial cleanser. It MUST be gentle and it must be for the face. Then apply a 2.5% benzoyl peroxide cream. You MUST start this off with a SMALL amount and gradually work up. Finish with light facial moisturizer to stop dryness. If this doesn't help, you should seek dermatologist advice. ...Read more

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Hi. I'm a 14 year old female. I have combination skin.I breakout monthly. I have super sensitive and acne prone skin. I have dark spots from pimples on my chin and forehead (from squeezing them! woops) and a lot of blackheads on my nose. How can i get rid

Hi. I'm a 14 year old female. I have combination skin.I breakout monthly. I have super sensitive and acne prone skin. I have dark spots from pimples on my chin and forehead (from squeezing them! woops) and a lot of blackheads on my nose. How can i get rid

Dermatologist: Please see an experienced dermatologist for your skin problems, and stay away from black heads, to avoid scarring, acne is a problem but can be treated, needs continuous care, follow up with your dermatologist and patience, good luck ...Read more

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I used BP on my right cheek to get rid of my spot and it was open so it irritated my skin and formed blackheads.Will it happen again on my left cheek?

I used BP on my right cheek to get rid of my spot and it was open so it irritated my skin and formed blackheads.Will it happen again on my left cheek?

Maybe: It is more likely that what happened was an irritation rather than allergy to benzoyl peroxide because it happened so quickly, but there is no way to tell for sure. Allergic reactions can happen within a day or two if a person was exposed to the substance earlier. ...Read more

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What food has to be taken every day to get fairer skin and how to get rid of black heads pimples and black spots?

What food has to be taken every day to get fairer skin and how to get rid of black heads pimples and black spots?

Topical, limit dairy: Try using some topical retinoids or azelaic acids to reduce the discoloration that can result from having acne. Hydroquinone may also be effective and is available in a lower strength other the counter. Although controversial, there may be a link between excessive dairy and high sugars when concerning acne formation. ...Read more