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Remove Redness From Face
I have red spots on my face . Kindly tell me how i remove these red spots from my face. I am un married female.
Many causes...: Red cheeks can be a sign of sunburn, rosacea, cellulitis, acne, lupus, side effects of medications (flushing symptoms), dermatitis due to topical preparations/soaps/lotions, signs of viral infection (exanthems), just to name a few. Get to a doctor so they can look at this and begin to tender a diagnosis. Only then can a proper treatment or recommendation be made. ...Read more
What is the best OTC topical drug to remove redness after acnes ? My face is have always redness of already eliminated acnes what's the solution ?
Depends: How long has it been since the ance disappeared ? You may need something more aggressive like chemical peels to get rid of the layers little by little as at times the ted spots can turn into permanent dark spots. You could try a low strength of hydro quinine but we usually reserve this medication for the darker spots and not the red ones. Be sure you keep moisturizing well! ...Read more
I use Nair often but this time my face burned and got red. I have school tomorrow so what can I use to quickly remove the redness?
Chemical Cellulitis: A chemical irritation will cause inflammation and redness. The quickest way to reduce topical inflammation is a combination of a low-potency topical corticosteroid, such as hydrocortisone to reduce inflammation and redness, cold compresses to reduce the heat produced in the skin, and Aloe vera gel and vitamin C to promote healing and repair, and also to reduce swelling and heat. ...Read more
For how many days will the redness on my face remain after the dead skin removed due to burn from waxing?
A few options: First, if the scar is red or swollen, use an over-the-counter cortisone cream to calm the skin. You can also do laser therapy or filler therapy, within one to three sessions, laser skin resurfacing using fractionated laser technology can even out the skin surface and increase new collagen formation to help fill in acne scars. Wear plenty of sunscreen, sun makes the scars worse. Hope this helped :]. ...Read more
Hydroquinone left my face with a big red mark yesterday it started to burn I also used retin a (tretinoin) anything I can do to remove redness?
Must see: You must see a dermatologist in person to have this evaluated. This way you can get the best treatment. ...Read more
I have had these ugly light red blemish dots on my face for over a year ! please let me know any creams or products that will help me fade or remove.
I put round bandage on my face, when i took it off, it left a red mark. It doesn't seem to be going away? How can I treat this an i used a small round bandaid to cover a small scratch on my face , when i removed the bandaid it left a red mark . This mark
If : If the red mark is limited to the site of the scratch this will resolve with time. Do not get any sun exposure on this wound, which can cause pigment changes, for at least 6 weeks. If the redness is present where the bandaid adhesive was in contact with the skin this is probably an allergic reaction which can be treated with a topical steroid cream. Ask your physician or pharmacist for recommendations. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer