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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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What to do beside the creams to get rid of scars?

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What to do beside the creams to get rid of scars?

Scars: There is nothing that will get "rid" of scars. There are treatments that can make them less noticeable. For example if they are red in color then lazier treaents can reduce the redness. If they are hypertrophic than steroid injections may help. If they are keloid than excision with radiation treaents may be beneficial. You should see a board certified plastic surgeon or dermatologist for an opinio. ...Read more

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What to do to make rid of pimple marks in the face?

What to do to make rid of pimple marks in the 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. Don't pick, avoid sun or tobacco. Clean once or twice daily with dermatologist recommended facial cleanser. Use non-comedogenic facial moisturizer. Exfoliate weekly. ...Read more

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How to get rid of any pus?

How to get rid of any pus?

See Doc: Pus is A sign of an infection no matter where on the body it. Is and usually is treated with antibiotics. ...Read more

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How to get rid of pimples in the areola?

How to get rid of pimples in the areola?

Suspect these are: Not pimples - but more likely glands of montgomery. They are normal and provide moisture to the nipple. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of acne scaring on my face and back? Is there a way to get rid of them fast?

How do I get rid of acne scaring on my face and back? Is there a way to get rid of them fast?

No easy answers: I hope your acne is now under control. Removing the scars -- if that is your wish, and you have a choice -- can't be accomplished except by a specialist dermatologist, who can offer you several options. I'm sorry you got the scars in the first place, and i wish you luck. ...Read more

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What to do to get rid of pimples on my back?

What to do to get rid of pimples on my back?

Modern Rx: If this is acne, and they are abundant on the back, an initial trial of a topical agent such as Clindamycin long with either benzoyl peroxide or a retinoic acid derivative may be worth a try, but a systemic antibiotic that's right for you is generally required. If you're a lady and can and want to take the oral contraceptive pill, this is another option. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of the darkness around my mouth?

What can I do to get rid of the darkness around my mouth?

Well: First you need to give a good history of this discoloration and then an examination and then a diagnosis and then a treatment plan ...Read more

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How to get rid of the red face?

How to get rid of the red face?

Rosacea...: ...Is triggered by various tripwires, which vary from person to person. Common tripwires are sunlight, heat, alcohol, spicy foods, stress, exercise, and hot liquids, but there are many others. In addition, there are prescription medications, such as low-dose doxycycline, that can help. See a dermatologist. ...Read more

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What to do to easily get rid of my acne scars?

Your choice: Nothing can make a scar disappear, and anyone who's offered you a quick-fix or home remedy is giving you disinformation. A dermatologist can treat with a laser, surgery, abrasion, and/or a filler. It's routine and works nicely. Good luck. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of acne and then later get rid of the blemishes and scars?

What can I do to get rid of acne and then later get rid of the blemishes and scars?

See a dermatologist: There are many options for treating acne and you should see a dermatologist to discuss them in detail. Some of your options are cleansers, benzoyl peroxide, antibiotics, retinoid creams, chemical peels, isotretinoin, birth control pills to regulate hormones, led light treatment, and laser treatment. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of warts and not hurt alot?

What is the best way to get rid of warts and not hurt alot?

See a Podiatrist: There are many methods for treating warts, most do not involve pain. See a podiatrist to treat them on your feet. ...Read more

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How to get rid of zits nothing

How to get rid of zits nothing

Acne: Don't wash your face with body soap. Also don't use alcohol or comedogenic products on your face. Try to find an acne wash system like neutrogena, pangea organics or something with benzoyl peroxide. Following low sodium diet might help too, since acne-causing bacteria like salt. You can try to prevent spreading bacteria onto your face by not touching your face, washing your phone, etc. ...Read more

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How to get rid of pimples under the breasts?

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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How do I soothe isopropyl alcohol-irritated skin? What will get rid of the discoloration fast? I used it to try to get rid of pimples.

How do I soothe isopropyl alcohol-irritated skin? What will get rid of the discoloration fast? I used it to try to get rid of pimples.

Topical therapy : Isopropyl alcohol is a drying agent. The skin will need moisturizing and sun protection. Sometimes a mild corticosteroid cream will decrease the inflammation. If the discoloration is pigment you my need to see your dermatologist for topical care and sun screens. ...Read more

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How to get rid of my pimple?

How to get rid of my pimple?

Acne: For simple acne, you can apply topical Benzoyl Peroxide 10% gel nightly for this. If further acne worsens, you can make a virtual appt with Derm MD thru health tap. Welcome, I'm Dr. Ivy Fisher ...Read more

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How can you get rid of the red bumps from shaving?

How can you get rid of the red bumps from shaving?

Stop shaving: It sounds as if you are developing a condition called pseudofolliculitis barbae which is inflammation of the hail follicle caused by shaving too close. Give then a rest for a week or two, then don't shave as close. ...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