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How can I get rid of stubborn pre-period pimples?

How can I get rid of stubborn pre-period pimples?

Consider derm MD: There are many potential treatments including the use of specific oral contraceptives. Other medication regimens may be instituted including skin care but clearly this is more hormonally related and would respond appropriately to hormone intervention with acceptance of the potential side effects. ...Read more

Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Acne (Definition)

A very common skin condition that starts as a blockage of the sebaceous glands followed by inflammation. It occurs in areas where there are lots of sebaceous glands, such as the ...Read more


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How can you get rid of a pimple fast?

How can you get rid of a pimple fast?

Can't.: Hot compresses and alcohol pads may help, but pimples go away best by preventing them with appropriate medications. ...Read more

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How to get rid of a huge pimple fast?

How to get rid of a huge pimple fast?

Pimple: You may want to use salicylic acid gel to dry it out. Neutrogena has a line call 24 hour acne clearing system or you can try acnefree system as well. If you need the pimple to go away incredibly fast, then a visit to a dermatologist to inject an anti-inflammatory would be my best advise. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of a pimple really fast?

How can I get rid of a pimple really fast?

Youcant: The best is to try and prevent new lesions and reduce the current. Daily use of benzoyl peroxide 10% (clearacil) helps and the addition of a rx formula of retin _A like apaoelene. Other retin-a preps are inactivated by benzoyl p. ...Read more

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How to get rid of a pimple and a scab. Fast?

How to get rid of a pimple and a scab. Fast?

No quick fix: If you're getting occasional pimples, something as simple as a nightly salicylic acid wash may keep them at bay. Once formed, there's no way to speed healing. ...Read more

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How to get rid of pimples fast?

How to get rid of pimples fast?

Scientific Rx: If prom's coming up, start using topical benzoyl peroxide and phone your physician who may be able to write for a supplemental Rx. ...Read more

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How to get rid of pimples fast?

How to get rid of pimples fast?

No quick fix: I'm going to assume this is common acne. If topical benzoyl peroxide has not cleared you in two weeks, get with your personal physician who can add prescription-strength Rx. You need to manage the illness until it self-cures. No lifestyle, diet or hygiene measures will do much. I know you're tough and can carry on with this. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of pimples fast?

What can I do to get rid of pimples fast?

See doctor: You can get physician grade products topical to treat. Benzoyl peroxide works, Proactiv is good, you need moisturizer, exfoliator, and sunscreen and a good facial cleanser. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how you get rid of pimples fast?

Can you tell me how you get rid of pimples fast?

Youcant: The best is to try and prevent new lesions and reduce the current. Daily use of benzoyl peroxide 10% (clearacil) helps and the addition of a rx formula of retin _A like apaoelene. Other retin-a preps are inactivated by benzoyl p. ...Read more

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What are good home remediesto get rid of pimples fast?

What are good home remediesto get rid of pimples fast?

There aren't any: The internet is full of stories about people treating their pimples with vinegar, fried eggs, squeezed lemons, and sleeping plastered with honey. These won't work and I suspect some of the authors are cruel pranksters. Acne is a chronic, non-lifestyle-related, non-diet-related disease for which you deserve effective, scientific rx. Even in our insane health care system, a dr. Should be there 4u. ...Read more

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Is windex good 2 pimples? Does it get rid of them fast?

Is windex good 2 pimples? Does it get rid of them fast?

Not recommended: That is not a recommended treatment for acne. There are plenty of over the counter medications. I would recommend one with a benzoyl peroxide. ...Read more

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Is there a fast way to get rid of pimples within a week?

Not that I know of.: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day & use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Exfoliate occasionally. 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). If > mild acne see dermatology ...Read more

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Could you tell me what are fast ways to get rid of pimples?

Could you tell me what are fast ways to get rid of pimples?

Scientific Rx: Two weeks trial of topical benzoyl peroxide alone. This clears most mild acne. If not clear, physician's office visit. Options may include topical retinoic acid derivative, topical clindamycin, the oral contraceptive pill for a woman who can take it, and/or an appropriate systemic antibiotic right for the patient. Tough cases referred for isotretinoin. Manage as a chronic disease. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is there a good way to get rid of two painful pimples fast?

Is there a good way to get rid of two painful pimples fast?

Vanishing cream: I prefer the daily vanishing cream as it has benzoyl peroxide as the active ingredient, which is the best product available over the counter for the treatment of acne. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what's the best product to get rid of pimples fast?

See your derm: The best solution is to get a comprehensive treatment regimen from your dermatologist. In the meantime you can try otc sal acid or benzoyl peroxide based creams to dry out your breakouts. ...Read more

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How to get rid of acne/pimples fast!?

How to get rid of acne/pimples fast!?

Scientific Rx: Two weeks trial of topical benzoyl peroxide alone. This clears most mild acne. If not clear, physician's office visit. Options may include topical retinoic acid derivative, topical clindamycin, the oral contraceptive pill for a woman who can take it, and/or an appropriate systemic antibiotic right for the patient. Tough cases referred for isotretinoin. Manage as a chronic disease. Good luck. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of pimple fast!?

What can I do to get rid of pimple fast!?

IPL/ cosmetic laser: If you are looking for rapid results that can do it. Otherwise good skin care will help, cleanser and moisturizer. Proactiv is great for acne. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of a popped pimple fast!?

What can I do to get rid of a popped pimple fast!?

No way: There is really no way to get rid of a popped pimple except for waiting for it to resolve try not to pick at it since that will make it take longer to go away. ...Read more

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How to get rid of whiteheads fast?

How to get rid of whiteheads fast?

The simple solution: The best way to get rid of whiteheads fast is by following a proper skin care home protocol or go to a beauty salon and ask for expertise help. ...Read more

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Some good ways to get rid of pimple scars fast?

Some good ways to get rid of pimple scars fast?

Acne scars: One important factor is prevent new scars-get your acne under control. Find a dermatologist to tackle that with you. Most treatment to improve the appearance of acne scars use special technology to remodel the skin. The device I use to treat acne scars is called ematrix--see for info: http://www. Smacboca. Com/e-matrix-sublative-rejuvenation. Html
other options include fractional lasers or subscision. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of facial pimples fast?

How do I get rid of facial pimples fast?

Prescription: If this is common acne, I have had excellent results in most cases with topical clindamycin, cheap and safe. For tougher cases, systemic tetracycline (don't use if pregnant) or Erythromycin usually works. For severe acne, the most effective medications work but are dangerous enough to require specialty dermatologist consultation. Good luck -- being a teen is tough enough even without acne. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of a huge pimple in the ear fast?

How do you get rid of a huge pimple in the ear fast?

Vanishing cream: I prefer the daily vanishing cream as it has benzoyl peroxide as the active ingredient, which is the best product available over the counter for the treatment of acne. ...Read more

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How can peal or get rid of blackheads and whiteheads fast and easy?

How can peal or get rid of blackheads and whiteheads fast and easy?

Comedonal Acne: There are a number of prescription medications that treat acne and are very effective: epiduo, ziana, and acanya. See your dermatologist for a prescription. ...Read more

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Can you please tell me some good ways to get rid of zits and pimples fast?

Scientific Rx: If two weeks on over-the-counter benzoyl peroxide doesn't clear you, get with your physician. You may be a rx for a topical retinoic acid derivative, the oral contraceptive pill (if you're female), topical clindamycin, a systemic antibiotic such as tetracycline, or a dermatology referral for possible isotretinoin. All acne is manageable today; it's not a hygiene or lifestyle problem. We can help. ...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