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Best way to quickly get rid of a stye?

Best way to quickly get rid of a stye?

Warm compresses: Warm compresses are usually effective for the treatment of styes especially small ones. Styes are not infectious or contagious. Antibiotic pills, drops, or ointments are not generally necessary. An eye examination is recommended. ...Read more

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Pimples (Definition)

A pimple is a small inflamed spot on the skin. Also known as zit, ...Read more


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Whats best way to get rid of pimple?

Whats best way to get rid of pimple?

Benzoyl peroxide : Otc Benzoyl Peroxide Gel apply directly to pimple at bedtime. ...Read more

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What is the quickest way to get rid of a stye?

What is the quickest way to get rid of a stye?

Don't pick it: Hello. Most important thing - try not to touch your stye with your fingers, don't pick at it and definately don't squeeze it. You can apply warm compresses for ten to fifteen minutes at a time , four to six times per day. Styes usually resolve within seven to days. ...Read more

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What is the quickest way to get rid of pimples?

What is the quickest way to get rid of pimples?

Derm eval: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day ; use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Exfoliate occasionally. 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). If > mild acne see dermatology. ...Read more

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What's a way to effectively get rid of scars?

What's a way to effectively get rid of scars?

Improve them: Scars mature and can continue to improve for up to a year. They are sun-sensitive and may become hyperpigmented with sun exposure. The best way to treat a scar depends on the scar. Options include silicone gel, silicone sheeting, use of filler (for spot or crater-like scars), laser therapy, hydroquinone, dermabrasion, or kenalog (triamcinolone) injection, or surgical scar revision. See your plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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What is the fastest way to get rid of pimple scars?

What is the fastest way to get rid of pimple scars?

No simple remedy: Minimizing inflammation but that is not an easy answer and no quick answer to to best of my knowledge. ...Read more

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Please help! what's the fastest way to get rid of a pimple?

Please help! what's the fastest way to get rid of a pimple?

Dermatologist has : Fastest methods. Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day ; use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Exfoliate occasionally. 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). If > mild acne see dermatology. ...Read more

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Is there a good way to get rid of zits quick!?

Is there a good way to get rid of zits quick!?

Nothing quick.: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day. Use oil free products on face. No oily hair. No heavy foundations. Don't squeeze pimples. Avoid touching face (i.e., cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider otc products (w salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). If > mild acne see dermatologist ...Read more

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What's the best way to get rid of pimple scars/marks?

What's the best way to get rid of pimple scars/marks?

Laser: I would recommend trying laser therapy like a co2 laser (expensive but better) or laser genesis (less expensive, less effective). With that said, nothing is great. ...Read more

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What is a cheap way to get rid of pimple blemishes?

What is a cheap way to get rid of pimple blemishes?

Cheap: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day & use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Exfoliate occasionally. 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). If > mild acne see dermatology ...Read more

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Best way to get rid of pockmark/pimples?

Best way to get rid of pockmark/pimples?

Seek help with skin: If actively breaking out, you should see a dermatologist or medical esthetician for possible antibiotics, acidification of skin, etc. When stable and breakouts slowed/stopped, then use of mechanical dermabrasion (not microdermabrasion), scar removal, fillers, etc can be considered. Crater-type scars are easier to treat than "ice-pick" type scarring. Sometimes use of laser or peels help. ...Read more

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Whats the fastest way to get rid of a migraine?

Inj. sumatriptan: There are various agents out there. The fast treatment for this is injectible sumatriptan. This knocks the headache out faster than any oral or nasal agent. Unfortunately it may not work 100% of the time, but it can often be quite effective. ...Read more

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Is there a good way to get rid of zits overnight?

Is there a good way to get rid of zits overnight?

Won't happen: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day. Use oil free products on face. No oily hair. No heavy foundations. Don't squeeze pimples. Avoid touching face (i.e., cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider otc products (w salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). If > mild acne see dermatologist. ...Read more

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What's the fastest way to get rid of a cold?

What's the fastest way to get rid of a cold?

There is no magic: Sadly it is up to your body how long you are sick with a cold. Usually the best ways to recover are intuitive, rest, especially when you feel tired, baby yourself, have some chicken soup (it works- ask my mother!) . Vitamin c, orange juice, vitamins, zinc will do nothing to shorten the length of the cold. Careful use of decongestants may prevent secondary infections like sinusitis and help sleep. ...Read more

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What's the fastest way to get rid of a cold?

What's the fastest way to get rid of a cold?

Self-care: Rest, avoid physical exertion, drink plenty of fluids (2 liters per day). Cold medicines such as nyquill and Dayquil may help with the symptoms but will not make it go away faster. ...Read more

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What is the best and fastest way to get rid of a pimples?

What is the best and fastest way to get rid of a pimples?

Scientific Rx: If it's before the prom, get with your personal physician; topical benzoyl peroxide plus either systemic tetracycline or topical Clindamycin may clear you. If you have to ask this, you need to be under a physician's care for your acne; it's not expensive and quite easy. Acne isn't lifestyle or hygiene related. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What is the fastest way to get rid of pimples?

Get seen: All acne is manageable but it's work and there's no overnight cure. If the prom is coming up and your acne hasn't been managed, and your acne is bad, I'd perhaps start you on topical benzoyl peroxide and/or retinoic acid plus systemic tetracycline. Your physician's the one to see now. You'll be glad. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Fastest easiest way to get rid of a canker sore?

Fastest easiest way to get rid of a canker sore?

Try Zilactin B, : An over the counter medication found in pharmacies. Dry area, apply thin layer, let it dry and turn white. Your dentist can prescribe a steroid in a delivery vehicle called orabase. Rx for that! avoid toothpaste with sodium lauryl sulfate which can help cause. Avoid acidic foods. Be careful brushing not to gouge tissue. Lasers work very well, hope your dentist has one. Good luck! ...Read more

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