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How To Get Rid Of Under The Skin Acne
I have red, inflamed, under the skin and very painful acne, as well as small white bumps on my chin. How do I get rid of it?
A common human skin disease characterized by areas of scaly red skin (seborrhea) with blackheads/whiteheads (comedones) , pinheads (papules), large papules (nodules), pimples & possibly scarring. Occurs mostly on face, upper chest & back. Treated with benzoyl peroxide, salicylic ...Read more
How do I get rid of bumps under the skin on my face? I have these bumps on my face mainly on the cheeks and around the chin they appear to be grease clogged bumps and i can't seem to get rid of them with any acne regime it feels awful i hate when anyone t
Yes, Neck and Back: Acne can occur anywhere there are sebaceous glands (oil glands) in the skin. Web md is a great resource to learn more about acne. Skin hygiene with soap and water followed by benzol peroxide or 2% salicylic acid products are over the counter options. An evaluation by a dermatologist can help develop a long term plan. Resistant acne can also be treated with antibiotics and some laser therapy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have cystic acne that is clearing up but I also have small bumps under my skin that don't seem to get any better. What can I do to get rid of them?
This is serious: Cystic acne is a terrible personal and professional liability and I hope you are on the medication you need -- most people like you should receive isotretinoin. It is well worth the small risks and moderate discomfort. The little bumps could be any of a host of things; this will be clear when your acne is managed as it should be. Best wishes and congratulations on your courage. ...Read more
What are some good working products that will get rid of acne that will work and is good fir the skin?
Acne Treatment: Treatment of acne is dependent on what type of acne you have. A multi treatment approach is usually best. This can include topical benzoyl peroxides, topical retinoids and if indicated oral antibiotics. In some patients, their acne has a hormone component to it and in those cases a medicine that works by blocking hormones can be of help. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How may i get rid of the dry patches that occur around the cheeks after one gets acne ? It looks like the skin is tanned .
Are there any home remedies to get rid of acne that are safe and make your skin much more smoother?
I've had mild to severe acne for 9 years now. How can I completely get rid of this burden and avoid picking at my skin? I'm getting desperate.
Serious Rx: You need to be on medication. In your case, it appears that the oral contraceptive pill did not clear you, though another preparation may. Try not to pick the lesions, but this isn't the key -- you're going to pick them. If topical benzoyl peroxide as tolerated has not cleared you in 2 weeks (; it probably won't), your physician may add topical spironolactone, a topical or systemic antibiotic, etc. ...Read more
What's the best way to get rid of acne when you have very sensitive skin without going to a dermatoligist?
Over-the-counter med: Over-the-counter medications for acne are helpful and usually contain benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid. They help kill some acne germs, reduce the amount of dead skin cells plugging pores, and decrease some of the skin oils, to dry the skin somewhat. One should not over-wash, over-scrub, or irritate the skin. Otc acne meds are usually twice a day, but less if the skin gets too dry or irritated. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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