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My daughter is 10 and got brown scabs over and around her nose and same all across top lip, blister on right cheek can light treatment cause this?

My daughter is 10 and got brown scabs over and around her nose and same all across top lip, blister on right cheek can light treatment cause this?

Another thought: If the scabbed lesions you are describing have surounding redness, are warm to the touch or have pus-like secretions then impetigo must be considered. (a superinfection after uv tx and skin breakdown) this is a strep skin infection most common in younger patients. Typically, these scabs have a yellowish, honey-like appearance. If so, see you doctor immediately. This infxn can be tx'ed with a rx. ...Read more

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Have a scab in nostril for months. What is it and what can I do to cure it?

Have a scab in nostril for months. What is it and what can I do to cure it?

Granuloma /scar: A slow healing lesion that keeps forming a scab may be a granuloma- a chronic smoldering lesion that takes a long time to heal. The reason? Playing with it. Apply some Bacitracin and refrain from touching the scab and it will go away. ...Read more

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What is the treatment of nose dehydration?

What is the treatment of nose dehydration?

Try: If you mean dry nostrils, Petroleum jelly/Vaseline rubbed gently in the nose or saline sprayed in the nose may help. Please see your doctor for more answers. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for a stuffy nose?

What is the treatment for a stuffy nose?

One natural way.: Agree w dr. Kam. Neti pots can
reduce nasal congestion. Mix ΒΌ tsp salt w 1 cup lukewarm water. More salt can also be used. Place solution in neti pot. Tilt head & pour solution into 1 nostril. Blow nose lightly & spit out any liquid that drains into throat. Repeat on other side. This can be done in the evening before you go to bed & again in the morning. ...Read more

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Cold with running nose. Say me treatment asap?

Cold with running nose. Say me treatment asap?

Cold: An exam by your family doctor is good idea to receive the treatment u need. ...Read more

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What is the most proven and effective treatment for blackheads on your nose?

What is the most proven and effective treatment for blackheads on your nose?

Nose Blackheads: Try using an anti-acne facial wash that includes salicylic acid or glycolic acid. Many otc facial washes for acne will help. Not getting better? Go see your primary care provider or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Hi, I had ipl treatment 5 months ago to remove facial capillaries, I now suffer from redness around my cheeks, chin and nose area. Help!

Hi, I had ipl treatment 5 months ago to remove facial capillaries, I now suffer from redness around my cheeks, chin and nose area. Help!

IPL Trwatments: Intense pulsed light therapy is great for certain uses, like hair removal and plot rejuvenation: http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/intense_pulsed_light. However, there are certain contraindications as the article documents. Check to see if any apply to you. It is not uncommon to get some redness in the area right afterwards, but ai would check w/ a dermatologist to see what is going on now. ...Read more

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Hi, The only problem that I have with my DNS is my nose distorted appearance and my lose of self confidence. Plz give me a safe treatment. (Cosmetic)?

Hi, The only problem that I have with my DNS is my nose distorted appearance and my lose of self confidence. Plz give me a safe treatment. (Cosmetic)?

Cosmetic: All we can do is recommend you consult a facial plastic surgeon since you have provided no information about yourself like age or medical history and no pictures for us to evaluate. ...Read more

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I have blisters on nose, what is it, treatment?

I have blisters on nose, what is it, treatment?

It is not common: To get blisters on nose, I would wonder if this is a viral infection like herpes, or sun damage. Would need to see dermatologist ...Read more

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My nose is 24hour blowing please give me treatment?

No treatment Here: Hi. Unfortunately this site is not to get medical treatment. It sure sounds like you have an infection more than an allergy. I think you need to see a doctor in person. Please contact your family physician. ...Read more

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Pls white substance comes out of my nose when I press it. What treatment can I use?

Pls white substance comes out of my nose when I press it. What treatment can I use?

DiagnosisB4Treatment: Always need to diagnose before treatment. So we need to figure out what is that white substance. Is it coming out of your nostrils? Specific side? Or is it coming from skin aka pus from pimple? Bottom line, see your Family Doc for evaluation & treatment. ...Read more

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What causes you to pick at yourskin until you cause it bleed & leave scabs/scars? What can be suggested as treatment?

What causes you to pick at yourskin until you cause it bleed & leave scabs/scars? What can be suggested as treatment?

Mental illness: People who obsessively pick at their skin and cause scars suffer from a type of obsessive-compulsive disorder (ocd) which can be very hard to treat. The best choice is to see a therapist who specializes in dermatillomania. Medications and behavioral interventions can help. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for a congested nose?

What is the best treatment for a congested nose?

Saline solution: Are very cheap. Apply that on the nose, topically or use a spray mist, dry it with fresh q tips and coat your nostril with aquaphor ointment, vaseline or a & d ointment. May repeat as often as needed. At times you may need allergy med or prescription nose spray if severe. Steaming up the bathroom help loosen up very stuffed up nose especially the little babies. Breathe better after a shower, right? ...Read more

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What is the best lupus pernio treatment on the nose?

What is the best lupus pernio treatment on the nose?

Skin sarcoidosis!: Lupus perneo is a manifestation of sarcoidosis, usually seen in chronic disease. Intra-lesional steroid injections can help, as can systemic therapy. Sarcoidosis is an autoimmune disease that can affect many organs, but more common and serious, the lungs. This disease needs rheumatologic management. The new tnf-alpha inhibotrs seem to work quite well, although this is off-label use! ...Read more

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Is there a natural treatment for long term nose inflamtion?

Is there a natural treatment for long term nose inflamtion?

Depends on cause: Depends on the cause. And whether is it external or internal. You have to be evaluated by an ENT doctor to determine the cause. ...Read more

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My nose bone was bent... Whatzz the treatment without surjery?

See below: Sometimes your nose can be "bent back" without requiring surgery. It's best to see an ENT or plastic surgeon for evaluation. ...Read more