Doctor insights on:
Small Red Pimples On Skin
I am 28 and had a large red pimple on my cheek. Lasted more than a week. Popped it. Left behind small flat red mark. Pimple or skin damage by sun?
Acne is one of the most common skin conditions. It affects about 80% of adolescents. Acne starts as a blockage of the sebaceous glands followed by inflammation. It occurs in areas where there are lots of sebaceous glands, such as the face back and chest. The hallmarks of the condition are blackheads, whiteheads (closed comedones), papules, pustules, cysts, nodules, and sometimes scarring. There are numerous treatments available, both topical and systemic. The most commonly used are benzoyl peroxide, retinoids, and antibiotics ...Read more
Small patches of redness and pimple like bumps and light brown discoloration on breast. What could this be? Doesn't hurt, I have acne skin probs.
I have oily skin, redness and big pores on both cheeks and many small pimples. How to get rid those pimples especially on my forehead?
Acne: Cleanse your face with warm water and cleanser twice a day. You can start applying benzoyl peroxide (5% or 10%) after each facial wash. Wait at least 2-4 weeks for a response. If the pimples remain and you are getting more of them, see your doctor or dermatologist for a prescription medication. ...Read more
I popped a few pimples on my face, but now the skin in those areas formed into small patches of red rough dry skin...What should I do?
Good skin care: You should use a moisturizer on the skin and an exfoliator, keep skin clean with a non soap cleanser. ...Read more
My aunt that is 48 has allergies. Every time when she goes outside on the trees or touches any plant her skin becomes to come red and small pimples.
Hi, I have a small pimple like lump on my left breast. It lies just underneath the skin. It's kinda red and there is no fluid in there.
Pimple on the skin under the eye about an inch down. Popped the small one now a bigger one came up. It has been red and contains a white head. ?
I have a rash or an allergy on my cheeks only. It is red and itchy at times with small white pimples that appear to be on very surface of my skin ?
Keratosis pilaris: White bumps on the cheeks sounds like keratosis pilaris . http://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/mobileart.asp?articlekey=91543&page=0. Here's an article describing what that is and you can see if the description works for your rash. See a doctor to be sure. Other causes are possible . This usually is not serious , but on the face , it can be more bother than on the arms or legs . ...Read more
2 small red spots, 1 on fore arm and other the bicep, not itchy, painless, clears when the skin is pulled/stretched, not pimple like, dry, flat, sligh?
Exam needed: To be sure these would have to be inspected by a physician, but since they blanch on stretching the skin, it would rule out a hemangioma or petechia. If these persist or increase in size, have them examined by your physician or dermatologist for diagnosis even though they sound benign. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Small red pimples on legs
- Small red pimples on body
- Small red pimples on buttocks
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Small red pimples on nose
- Small red pimples on hands
- Is small pimples without redness?
- Small red pimples on arms
- Talk to a dermatologist online