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OCD ritual is popping my pimples. Can't stop. Got comedone tool to stop using fingers, to not hurt skin. How do I use it? PS - in treatment for OCD.

OCD ritual is popping my pimples. Can't stop. Got comedone tool to stop using fingers, to not hurt skin.  How do I use it? PS - in treatment for OCD.

The loop: of the comedone extractor is pushed gently against the comedone. Don't drag it or push too hard. BUT - you really need to keep working on that compulsion. Take care. ...Read more

Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Pimples (Definition)

Pimples are a kind of acne, and are a condition where oil gets trapped in a pore of the skin resulting in small area of ...Read more


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How do i know what kind of acne i have? What about face masks for blackheads? Is it okay to clear pores of blackheads with tools? (Popping)

How do i know what kind of acne i have? What about face masks for blackheads? Is it okay to clear pores of blackheads with tools? (Popping)

Manage it: With lots of blackheads, consider starting with topical retinoic acid as tolerated, adding your physicisn's prescription if you are not clear in a few weeks. Salicylic acid and benzoyl peroxide may also help. ...Read more

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Hi there, i will appreciate your help. I tool belara contraceptive pill last month for acne reasons. This is the 21 pack pill. I took all the pill su?

Hi there, i will appreciate your help.

I tool belara contraceptive pill last month for acne reasons. This is the 21 pack pill. I took all the pill su?

Several cycles: Oral hormonal therapy helps resolve acne in some women, but not others. It may take several cycles of use for results to be noticed. One pack is insufficient. Consult your doctor for more instructions on use. ...Read more

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What best medicine used for removal of pimple from the face?

What best medicine used for removal of pimple from the face?

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

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What brand of soap can I used for pimples removal?

What brand of soap can I used for pimples removal?

Won't help: Acne isn't caused by poor hygiene or lifestyle, and is only marginally related to diet. You need to start using an appropriate topical agent, such as salicylic acid wash or benzoyl peroxide as tolerated. If you're not clear in two weeks, get with your personal physician. ...Read more

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Is there an effective pimple scars removal treatment?

Is there an effective pimple scars removal treatment?

Maybe: Scars are permanent, but can be made less apparent. If someone has deep pitting from acne, then dermabrasion is a surgical procedure that can help, not to be confused with microdermabrasion which really doesn't do anything. ...Read more

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I used a cream hair removal on my face and on my pimple it get a little pit sollwen and my face feels dry it donst hurt that bad what do I do help?

I used a cream hair removal on my face and on my pimple it get a little pit sollwen and my face feels dry it donst hurt that bad what do I do help?

Acne: You probably have acne which commonly gets infected. There are many substances which you can put on your face that will help and their are antibiotics which you can put on if you have an infection of the glands on your face.DON'T squeeze the lesions. Acne is a right of passage for 80% of teenagers and it usually gets better on its own over time. ...Read more

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I have a tiny pimple like cyst in my upper inner labia. Not painful, but hasn't gone away. Gp said it was nothing. I think it's a tiny cyst, removal?

I have a tiny pimple like cyst in my upper inner labia. Not painful, but hasn't gone away. Gp said it was nothing. I think it's a tiny cyst, removal?

Bartholins Cyst: These cysts are common and aid in lubrication. If painful have it addressed, but otherwise it can be observed. ...Read more

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Is it a good idea to get laser treatment for removal of black heads and pimple marks?

Is it a good idea to get laser treatment for removal of black heads and pimple marks?

It depends: Not all lasers are capable of helping this. the blackheads are from your duct getting clogged with sebum that oxidizes to a black color. There is a spectra laser that will help both black heads and acne lesions. ...Read more