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My Face Is Full Of Pimples
Gently: Most people with acne try too hard. Scrubbing with antibacterial soaps and picking can worsen this. In fact, acne has infectious and inflammatory components. Your doctor should be able to prescribe an antibiotic (either pill or lotion), but will probably tell you to be gentler with your face. I find that short course of doxycycline, followed by continued use of clinda lotion works very well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My face is full of pimples and rough. A white color dust like hard thing is forming on the face. What should I do for clean face?
I have been on Yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) for 2 months, and my face is full of pimples, can it be yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol)?
Possible: Yaz, (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) is an oral contraceptive. These medications can be used as a treatment for hormonal acne in women. While it usually takes 3 months to see its full effect on acne and skin health, it is possible that hormonal changes as your body adjusts to ocp's is aggravating your acne. ...Read more
this is sana chandra
my problem is my face is full of dark spots &pimples
so please kindly requesting u to grant me suitable solution
Acne: I'm going to assume this is acne and the spots are post-inflammatory pigmentation; (freckles are actually a plus). This is the 21st century & acne is treatable. I start with topical Clindamycin plus benzoyl peroxide if there are few blackheads, move to an appropriate systemic antibiotic for the person as needed. You deserve treatment. ...Read more
See doctor: See your primary care or a dermatologist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Scientific Rx: He needs to get with his physician now; begin topical benzoyl peroxide while he is waiting. His physician will decide whether to go with topical clindamycin, topical retinoic acid derivative, or a systemic antibiotic. If only on the face, he is unlikely to require isotretinoin. I'm sorry that whoever is responsible for his health has not taken the initiative to have him treated. Glad you asked. ...Read more
Restate: Please re ask your question. Iam not sure what you mean. ...Read more
I have pimples on my face and back and this has lasted since i was 12,now my face is darker and full of marks,what can this be?
See dermatologist: It looks like you has been having acne on your face and back. The marks on your face and getting darker are result of healed acne pimples. there are medicine for acne you might nave used them but you still have acne .Better see dermatologist who may suggest you another treatment for acne scars and to avoid to get more pimples ...Read more
I have waxed my face and now im having pimples and itching issues on my face , I have used fuller's earth on my face and the pimpmles are little bit
Reaction from waxing: Go see a dermatologist for good care! ...Read more
Options: include: benzoyl peroxide, resorcinol, salicylic acid, and sulfur are the most common over the counter medicines for acne or pimples. Assuming your case is pretty mild, try starting with these. As far as actual cleaning of your face, do it gently with a mild cleanser twice a day and after heavy exercise. If you have acne scarring, PRP (platelet rich plasma) and juvederm can greatly improve.... ...Read more
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Many options: For treatment of acne, over-the-counter benzoyl peroxide gel/cream is helpful. If desired, a doctor can add an antibiotic gel/cream. If more help is needed, prescription retinoids such as Retin-A or differin (adapalene) gel can be used instead of benzoyl peroxide. Oral antibiotics, and oral contraceptives (for women), are options also. If acne is quite severe, a dermatologist may prescribe oral accutane. ...Read more
Possibly not a "zit": It may be a persistent clogged pore or a small cyst if it has lasted this long and is still raised. It may also be some persistent inflammation. If it's just redness, but it's flat it may be PIH (hyper pigmentation from the acne). You could try a low concentration, over the counter steroid cream on it to see if that helps, if not, see MD. ...Read more
Pimples: 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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