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Red Pimple Bumps On Infants Butt And Face
Baby acne, contact: Without knowing more about the age of your baby and exactly how the rash looks, is difficult to say for sure. If baby under 3 months old, is likely it is "baby acne", a normal newborn condition where the changes in hormone levels in the newborn cause the glands to secrete and cause pimples. If more a rough/red sensitive rash, could be soaps or irritants baby's cheeks are coming into contact with. ...Read more
My baby has red bumps all over face and body, they look like pimples. He is 8 weeks old. What could this be?
Newborn acne: Newborns develop baby acne around 2 weeks of age and it peaks around 6 weeks, usually gone by 12. If your baby is in this age group, it could be newborn acne. Your baby's pores are sensitive to changes in hormone levels (just like during the teen years) - so all those Estrogens they were exposed to during pregnancy are suddently gone - and boom - breakout! No treatment needed - be patient. ...Read more
Hiii m too slim want to get healthy and my face is too prone to oily skin plus white puss pimples and red bumps having blood and pain and redness?
Eat healthy: Eat a diet with at least 80 grams of complete (animal or soy) protein every day and lots of fresh vegetables and fruits with some whole grains and perform regular exercise for good health. Don't worry about being too skinny if you have good energy and eat right. Try over-the counter acne medicines such as benzoyle peroxide or the Proactive products. If this isn't enough, see your doctor. ...Read more
I have a bump on my face, its red and it hurts to the touch, it also is shedding once in a while but looks like a pimple.?
Probably Acne "Cyst": Arleen, This is probably an acne cyst, which is a ruptured, painful bump where an oil gland ruptured below the skin. The body walls this off and makes a filled cavity called a cyst. Often this is serious and can scar, so you should see a dermatologist for help. Possibly, an injection of the cyst with a dilute cortisone would help. ...Read more
Have had a pimple on face under skin for couple of days now, painful, red around & can feel the bump underneath, tried hot compresses but won't budge?
Very big red bump in groin area. There is no head (like a pimple) been there for a week. What could it be and what should I do?
Cyst: Assuming the bump is painful, it is likely a cyst which is a fluid filled bump below the skin. It could also be an early abcess, which is an infected collection of pus below the skin, like a pimple but more painful and larger. Either can be a consequence of shaving in the genital region. Don't squeeze or pop it! I recommend seeing your doctor asap to see if it needs to be drained. ...Read more
I got a big red bump on my face I started thinking it was a pimple but sometimes it itches I tried to pop it and nothing but pain thout it was a bite.
Red bump: Would be best to get it examined to know what it is. ...Read more
What to do if I'm feeling a bump on my nose and I think it's the start if a pimple. It hasn't turned red yet or come to a head so how can I stop it before it starts?
My daughter has red pimple like bump along her hairline on the forehead. And raw red patches on her head?
As with most rashes.: ...This could be a variety of things. This could be a virus, or this could be a bacterial infection that would respond to an antibiotic. This could even be tiny insects in the skin. It cannot be diagnosed online. You must see a doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment. If your child is in pain, see a doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more
Found a lil red bump close to my vagina, doesn't itch, just hurts a lil. Kind of looks like a pimple with no head?
Bartholin's cyst?: You can do warm soaks and if no better see your gynecologic md. ...Read more
Heyi have these flesh coloured bumps on the left side of my face that are now turning into little red pimples :O?
I don't know your gender but you must go as soon as possible to your Primary doctor.
Hopefully treatment will be done by your doctor - should not be a big problem.
Keep me posted - hope all goes well. ...Read more
My chest starts hurting then it's a bit red with red bumps/pimple things on them. Happens sometimes on parts of my face as well?
Hard to say?: We need to get more of a detailed history and physical exam to know this. Are the bumps itchy? Does chest and face flare at the same time? Is this a recurring event? Does anyone in your family have this rash? How long does it last when it flares? These are the kinds of things we need to know. ...Read more
About three days ago a bunch of itchy red pimple-like bumps popped up on my face and neck, basically overnight, and some have spread to my chest?
Need to see rash: An online INBOX text consultation at Health Tap may be helpful. You can upload images of your rash as well as the history of your present problem. You need to be available during the day to reply to any questions your consultant may have. Several images of the involved area in sharp focus and including closeups would be helpful. ...Read more
Seldom have pimple/cystic acne. ONE cystic appeared 1mnth ago, no longer red but big bump remain & it won't come to a head. How do I treat it?
Let it be:
Leaving it alone is the best option. You may try warm fomentation. Do not try to pop it as that will only lead to a scar. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco or alcohol in any form.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
The pimples on my face are in clusters now, they don't heal as well as before. Some just look like red blood filled bumps. Should I be worried?
Manage your acne: Please forgive me. You're almost a grown woman. Acne in a teen may be a nuisance, but soon it will be a major liability. The question's not how they're arranged. You need to be rid of them. If topical benzoyl peroxide or retinoic acid hasn't cleared you in two weeks, your physician can add prescription-strength Rx. Don't let someone else's superstition or fear prevent effective treatment. ...Read more
I've always had a small flat mole on my face starting two days ago right under it there is a red bump and kind of red around it, is it just a pimple?
Mole: Any change in in the Mole - like swelling, redness requires it to checked out. PLease see your doctor. ...Read more
I have had a small bump almost like a pimple but not red and no head on it, in the corner of my eye, left eye on skin, for about a year. It does not h?
See doctor: Good idea for you to see doctor. MY wish to have this removed. Get checked out ...Read more
Red bumps on face worse when I am hot. They don't itch and they are not pimples they are mostly on my checks.?
Rosacea: Is likely. See your doctor for to get prescribed topical medications ANS to learn about triggers. ...Read more
Big red bump out of no where on the left side of my neck its like a big pimple but no head white head or anything and its sore any answers?
Warm compresses: Probably a soft tissue infection. Young guys get these because bacteria are able to invade beard hairs. Put warm compresses on it. If it seems to be a deep infection interfering with breathing (and you will know) or you develop a fever, get seen. If it is not resolving within a week get with your physician. ...Read more
I went to a hotel pool, woke up the next day my face is entirely covered in small bumps and a couple pimples. It's red and irritated and itchy?
Rashes and bumps: Bumps are notoriously difficult to diagnose here. Consider reactions to sun, sunscreen, chlorine, sun-triggered reactions to things you are otherwise fine with. Any fever, sore throat, swollen glands? Try cool compresses, avoid lotions and stay out of the sun until better. Iced tea and shade? ...Read more
I have a small red bump on the side of my face and it looks like a pimple. It doesn't hurt or itch. I have acne (15 yrs old), but that bump won't leav?
Consider other dx: Sometimes there are skin conditions that co-exist with acne. For example, a condition known as pyogenic granuloma may appear at the site of an acne scar or blemish. This is handled differently than acne and must be diagnosed by the dermatologist. I suggest you don't pick or squeeze this bump and make an appointment with your PMD who may refer you to the dermatologist. ...Read more
I have pimples on my head, red bumps and they sometimes hurt, I feel like my head hurts because of it, what can I do?
Needmore information: It sounds uncomfortable... We need to know more about the nature and history of the "bumps". Such as....When did they begin? ...Where are they, what do they look like...How long do they last....Have you had them before...Anyone around you have them....Predisposing health factors...Etc...Best to see your family doc or a dermatologist soon...For a good history and physical exam. ...Read more
I woke up with a pimple like bump on my leg and it was itchy, now it's inflamed and really red with a white head at the tip. Staph?
My face is very itchy and bumps started to grow after 2 days of itchiness then my face becomes flaky, itchy with red bumps. Pimples started to pop up?
Dermatologist: Lots of information is unanswered. Might I suggest a consultation with a dermatologist? ...Read more
I sometimes wake up with red bumps on my head and don't think much about it because I believe they are just pimples and then they end up disappearing but this time I have a bump in my scalp in which I thought would heal as it would before but it didn't in
Sudden single painless red bump on head of penis with a small indent in the center (pimple like). should I be running to the doctor or wait it out?
Single Red bump on my upperlip line It doesn't have a head or any pus I've never had a cold sore. Could it be a pimple since sores come in clusters?
Red lesion lip/: Best to be examined and bx if needed>>>>> ...Read more
I have a swollen painful bump on my nostril is it a cold sore? I've had it for 3 days and doesn't have a head like a pimple. It's very red and painful
A good history: A good social and medical history would be helpful to try to pinpoint what you may have. It is certainly likely that you have a cold sore, but I am more inclined to believe that you have a simple pimple in that area. I have seen several like this, they tend to get very red, no visible head on the skin surface, and very painful. ...Read more