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In my face and espacially on nose pimple comes leaving out lots of oil on the face please suggest me the cure of this?
Sounds like acne: Basic treatment: face soap with salicylic acid (salicylate)- wash twice a day, apply a benzoyl peroxide cream at bedtime, drink lots of water, keep your bed pillow case clean, avoid touching your face or picking at the areas (if you must, wash your hands before doing so), and you may try an otc electronic device like the zeno products. See a dermatologist if these measures don't help clear it up. ...Read more
Good face washing: Is still a basic and useful answer. Reduce fast food consumption eat more fresh fruits and veggies. Look at proactive..People either love it or hate it. Look at a product called schmoove on www.Franzcenter.Com. Over the counter products with benzoyl peroxide also can help. Products with retinoic acid can also be helpful. If it is worsening then consult with your doctor. ...Read more
How can I remove nose pimples and what can I use to make them stop coming out (my skin is super greasy so I always wash it with a special soap)?
Multiple treatments: Try over the counter topical treatments such as benzoyl peroxide and salicylic acid. If this fails you will need a doctor to prescribe a topical prescription strength treatment such as clindamycin, retin a, (tretinoin) etc with or without an oral antibiotic. If all else fails an esthetician can properly extract blackheads or white head from the nose. ...Read more
I've had a pimple on my nose for over a month. I had a wart on other side. Could it be a wart? Looks like other nose pimples, but doesn't go away.
A wart is possible: What have you done to treat the pimple if it is a pimple. Have you seen your doctor or dermatologist? ...Read more
Any advice about how to treat acne? Whiteheads on checks? Blackheads on nose? Pimples on chin, forehead, and around the eyes? Advice?
Some options...: For treatment of acne, over-the-counter benzoyl peroxide gel/cream is quite helpful. If desired, a doctor can add an antibiotic gel/cream such as Cleocin (clindamycin phosphate) gel. If more help is needed, prescription retinoids such as Retin-A or Differin gel can be used instead of benzoyl peroxide. Oral antibiotics such as tetracycline can be used also. If acne is quite severe, a dermatologist might use oral ccutane. ...Read more
I always have redness around my nose. Sometimes pimples or dryness. I often feel itchy in the area. What can I do?
Rosacea?: If there is redness extending to your cheeks, it may be a special condition. See a dermatologist to get more information and treatment options. Until then, make sure you aren't cleaning your face too aggressively- use gentle soap and don't scrub too much. ...Read more
My 15 month old daughter has pimples on her face that started 4 days ago with a runny green mucus discharge from nose. No pimples on body.?
Viral Infection: This is most likely from an infection that your daughter has. Pimples can appear as a result of an infection and can spread to involve other areas of the body. Once the infection clears, the accompanying rash usually resolves. If her symptoms get worse, make sure she sees her pediatrician. ...Read more
Feel lump on rt side of nostril crevice where it meets cheek. can't see it. Hurts to touch or scrunch my nose. Reaccuring. Pimple? Sinus cancer?
I have really bad acne and no time or money to see a dermatologist, I have blackheads on my nose, cystic pimples, and red irritated skin what can I do?
No time?: Any licensed physician can handle all but the most severe cases of acne. I trust you're already using topical benzoyl peroxide 5% 2x/day; your personal physician can write for the oral contraceptive pill (if right for you), topical / systemic antibiotics, topical spironolacton, or retinoic acid derivatives. College / free health clinic can help. No time for any health care? Big change is needed. ...Read more