Doctor insights on:
Pimples After Shaving Face
After shaving my face sometimes pimples appear from the hair pores. And they leave marks. How to get rid of the pimple marks.
It is important: to wear sunscreen everyday. Those red marks can turn dark due to sun exposure. Also there are antiredness creams from Eucerin that help, and i suggest using a shaving gel with some benzoyl peroxide. Remember to shave in the direction of the hair growth to reduce razor bumps ...Read more
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
I realized I have acne on my genital area. It's like pimples you would get on your face. Could it be from shaving?
This may be related: to hormonal changes. 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. Might want to hold off on meds as it may resolve as your body recovers from delivery. ...Read more
What can I do to treat black marks on face after pimples. Every time a pimple come, it leaves black marks which will months to lighten and go away.
Hyperpigmentation.: You are describing a common phenomenon which is hyperpigmentation (darkening) after inflammation (pimple). This can take weeks to months to fade. It is important to protect it from sunlight by using an spf30 or higher daily. You may want to see a dermatologist for actual lightening agents as well. With time, this will fade without treatment, assuming no new inflammation occurs at the site. ...Read more
I have been noticing 2-3 pimple like bumps on the side of mine and my husbands face after visiting relatives with bb. Is there a chance they're bites?
I have lots of pimples on my face (medium-large size), they are painful but after few days they dry and sheds off. I have been having them since 4 yrs?
Acne: It looks like that you could be categorized as moderate acne. Most of otc acne medications are benzoyl peroxide in different strength, from 2.5-10%. I do not know if you already tried them or not, if you haven't tried them then try, they might help. If they fail to help, then next step is prescription topical antibiotics, or retin-a. Last resort will be oral medication such as antibiotics, or accu. ...Read more
Is it possible to have a pimple that lasts 5 years? I had this little bump on my face and after 5 years it came to a head and popped.
5yr/cyst: Sounds like an epithelial inclusion cyst that needs complete excision..... ...Read more
I have holes in my face which were left after due ti pimples. Can laser resurfacing cure it. How much will it cost me?
Hi, stayin in switzerland, having reccurent acne/pimples on face after marriage. Just not going only.What medicine to be taken? Name ria and age 30.
Spironolactone: Ria, your best bet would be an oral medication called spironolactone. It is perfect for adult female acne induced or worsened by stress and menstrual cycling as it slightly inhibits the hormonal fluctuations that lead to the adult variant of acne. A low dose such as 50 or 100 mg per day should be sufficient. You do not want to get pregnant or be breast-feeding while on this medication. ...Read more
How to make my face gloing and effective? Which face wash and cream should I use so that i look good and no pimples coome after using this product ?
Scientific Rx: You're a 19 year old man and you need your acne addressed scientifically. Start with benzoyl peroxide, and make an appointment with your physician to decide what to add. Topical Clindamycin is a possibility, and/or a retinoic acid derivative if you have blackheads. Your phyiscian knows stronger medications should these fail. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Pimples under armpit after shaving
- Itchy red blotches on face after shaving
- What can prevent pimples after waxing or shaving?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- After shaving i get pimples
- Getting pimples after shaving
- Rash on face after shaving
- White bumps on face after shaving
- Talk to a dermatologist online