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Pimples Near Stitches
Painless puss bump not easily popped on pubic area, strand of hairs trapped inside left dark scars of the site. now itchy white flakes around hair fol?
Hair Follicle: If not painful. best to leave it alone!! ...Read more
Possibly: Anytime you pop a pimple with a pin or worse your nails the risk of an infection is there. Most often staph. At this point you may use warm soaks unless the area is getting worse, hot and tender then see a physician ...Read more
Zit on chin near lip, swollen near zit, also looks like fat lip. once able to pop zit, now painful to movement/touch, suggestions?
Pimple: Any acne in the triangle from lips to top of nose should not be popped due to chance of spreading infection to the cavernous sinus. At this point, try warm compresses and topical acne medication, maybe topical antibiotic cream. If that does not help, see a doctor, since you may need prescription antibiotics. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Tiny lump right inside anus, was told abscess. Made incision on outside. 10 day later have lump on outside by incision (no pain) Incision area black?
Remove piercing.: Hopefully the bump is just healing and a little secondary infection where you made the mistake in placing the piercing. If so, keep clean, place tripple antibiotic ointment or cream on the outer surface and hopefully the infection will resolve and heal. If the piercing is still there, remove it. ...Read more
Care for ingrown hair/cyst near genitals? Lump under skin popped, no fluids came out but small hole. Red/tender. Antibiotic cream and bandaid used.
It's best to: See your doc to make sure you don't get infected. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Rash in moustache: Seborrheic dermatitis is common in the moustache/beard area as well as scalp, central face, chest and back. Washing the area gently with a dandruff shampoo may help. If this does not help or if there are open sores or pustules, please see your dermatologist for an evaluation. ...Read more
Pimple with pus head on penis shaft after shaving. I popped it and 2 days later I had 5 small paper cut looking blisters spread around my penis. No itch, burn or pain. Help?
Recently had full nail removal. On upper toe near nailbed is now cluster of tiny blisters that become open wounds, hurt&itch. They're spreading :(?
See your doctor: There could be several reasons for this problem. You need to go back to the doctor who removed your toe nail ...Read more
I popped huge pimple cluster on chin now it's open sore like a crater oozing the skin fell right off?
Shaved pubic area, pimple with pus head, popped it. Pimple stays, then 5 small blisters on penis. Scabs form next day, heal in 6 days, wife has hsv2?
I get tiny milia on cheeks if I don't exfoliate. One beside outer corner of eye pin head size. Gentle press & cheesy stuff easily came out. Milia?
Very Likely: That sure sounds like a milia. Keep up your exfoliation. Sounds like its working. ...Read more
I have 3 spots. 1outside vaginal area, 1 on intercourse hole, & 1 on anus hole. The 2 seeable are white, hard, tiny like whiteheads. Two of them itch.
9/17/14 : accident on face above eyes, they putted stitches9/22/14: removed stitches10/05/14: today, should I do something for my scar or leave it?
Keep scar clean: Apply vitamin E or coco butter to keep the scar lubricated and itch free. You can cover it with silicone gel to avoid further irritation of the scar and promote healing. Use sunscreen out doors, later bleaching agents if the skin darkens in that area of scar. Hypertrophic scars will need consultung your Dermatologist for steroid injection or Laser resurfacing Hope this helps. ...Read more
Circle cut near hair follicles high on my forehead scrapes skin , didn't heal normal now its a raised dark pigmented dry thick bump/scar derm apt 2mor?
Exam needed: Hard to know without exam. How long ago was the injury? Sounds like you have a derm appointment. The derm will tell you if anything needs to be done now. Normally, one would wait up to one year to decide if scar modification is needed. Consider seeing a board certified facial plastic surgeon ...Read more