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Ii have these white pore like bumps under my breasts and II can squeeze them and white stuff comes out they don't hurt...What is this?

Ii have these white pore like bumps under my breasts and II can squeeze them and white stuff comes out they don't hurt...What is this?

Sebaceous glands: The oil glands of the skin are called sebaceous glands. If they become obstructed the sebum accumulates and you see the whitish bumps - small sebaceous cysts. If they become infected they will be pimples, the larger ones are sometimes called "boils". An exfollient can help to minimize these. ...Read more

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Have clogged pores but there's abit on my chin that is raised I squeeze it and white stringy stuff comes out it shrinks and refills again a month later?

Have clogged pores but there's abit on my chin that is raised I squeeze it and white stringy stuff comes out it shrinks and refills again a month later?

Sebum: There are glands in the skin that release an oil substance called sebum. If your pores get clogged the sebum builds and that's wha you are noticing. The buildup of sebum coming from a pore that you are applying pressure to. It looks like a thin white string. Facial cleansing and exfoliating will be a good start. If you over counter skin scrubs can help ...Read more

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At 26 suddenly developed acne, black heads? I think and when I squeeze face white stuff comes out of pores... Tried proactive and nothing helps? Sugge

At 26 suddenly developed acne, black heads? I think and when I squeeze face white stuff comes out of pores... Tried proactive and nothing helps? Sugge

Acne: There are many possible reasons for the sudden outbreak. See a qualified dermatologist to evalation and treatment- there are many tried and true treatments. Early treatment gives the best chance of avoid severe acne scarring. ...Read more

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Does squeezing pores on nose and chin cause brain infection?

Does squeezing pores on nose and chin cause brain infection?

Rarely: Squeezing zits on the nose and upper part of the faces can (rarely) cause bacteria to migrate up to the brain and cause a brain abscess (infection). ...Read more

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Flesh coloured bumps on face and Pores refill with white stringey pus even after squeezing until they've turned into a spot but then they scar?

Flesh coloured bumps on face and Pores refill with white stringey pus even after squeezing until they've turned into a spot but then they scar?

Seems like acne. Pic?: If this occurs along your face, it's best to have a picture at the ready. It's hard to make the diagnosis based on your limited description here. Use HealthTap Prime or go to your regular doctor / dermatologist when one of these bumps appears, so they can look at it & make a diagnosis. My impression is that you have cystic acne (or chloracne, which is rarer). I hope it works out well for you. ...Read more

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White puss-like liquid comes out of face pores when squeezing face skin really hard, specially around tip of nose. I've oily skin.?

White puss-like liquid comes out of face pores when squeezing face skin really hard, specially around tip of nose. I've oily skin.?

Dirt & Oil: Our pores get filled with dirt & oil daily. Our skin naturally produces oils to help protect it. When bacteria are involved it causes acne (pimples), which can lead to pus. Try to avoid squeezing your skin, it can cause redness & inflammation. ...Read more

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I have white pore like bumps under my breasts with white stuff coming out that don't hurt. Possible causes?

I have white pore like bumps under my breasts with white stuff coming out that don't hurt. Possible causes?

Montgomery Glands: Sounds like the montgomery glands of the breast. These are little bumps on the areola of your breasts. These can be squeezed and a wax like white discharge will come out.

They are not harmful and do not need to be treated and you should not squeeze them like a pimple.

If this is not what your talking about please clarify. ...Read more

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I have an area on my chin that if I squeeze it fluid builds ip in the individual pores it sort of boils up and then breaks through the top layer of sk?

Few possibilities: Few possibilities-1. Folliculitis- supercial infection at the outer layer of skin called epidermis level, common around hair follicles. Inhairy areas of chin it is common and called sycosis barbae 2.Epidermis level when the infection extends into dermis level it is called furuncle 3. When the same infect. Occurs in demis, it is abscess. Caused by staphlolcoccus bact. Commonly. Infected-acne can happen. ...Read more

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Pores on chin are always clogged with white stuff. Also red most of the time, rough, dry & sometimes flaky. Exfoliating only temporarily helps.

Below: From your description, it sounds like you have some acne problems,
An exam with your DR will give you confirmation of the DX and also therapy alternatives. ...Read more

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I've had an open pore under my armpit for probably a year. It doesn't hurt but just looks gross. If I squeeze it will secrete a light brown liquid.

I've had an open pore under my armpit for probably a year. It doesn't hurt but just looks gross. If I squeeze it will secrete a light brown liquid.

Cyst: What sounds like you have a cyst with a pore. If it does not bother you can continue to monitor. If gets swollen and painful consider removing it. If it is a cyst it may recur as long as it has the linings intact. ...Read more

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I hav noticed after acne that my skin pores have bcome v large and some pore hav yelow hard material in them that when I squeeze comes out. Help?

I hav noticed after acne that my skin pores have bcome v large and some pore hav yelow hard material in them that when I squeeze comes out. Help?

Manage your acne: Hey, Roger! You're a grown man. This is what you can expect with acne. You need to get it under control. If topical benzoyl peroxide has not cleared you in two weeks, or you have it on your trunk, get with your personal physician who can add prescription strength Rx. You need to do this as it's a serious professional and social liability. ...Read more

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My skin pores are filled with creamy stuff in the evenin. Also my skin bcomes very oily so much so that some oil smetimes enters and irritates my eye.

My skin pores are filled with creamy stuff in the evenin. Also my skin bcomes very oily so much so that some oil smetimes enters and irritates my eye.

Special cleanser: You are young and your own genetic and hormonal conditions result in your oily skin. Keep it clean. Wash it daily with a Salicylic acid cleanser (not higher than 3%)and rinse it with plenty of water. Once or twice a day. Eat less sweets, oily products and sodas. Keep hair off your face, including at night and don't allow hair products to remain on your face. Blot oil with "rice paper" or tissue ...Read more

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I have this smelly white discharge coming out of the pores on my face...there doesn't seem to be a pimple and there is no pain. But it has a nasty smel?

I have this smelly white discharge coming out of the pores on my face...there doesn't seem to be a pimple and there is no pain. But it has a nasty smel?

That is sebum which: The body uses to coat hairs and keep them moist and flexible. See your Dr. About the excess sebum. There are acne drugs that can dry this material up and get rid of it ...Read more

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Can pores white stuff from nose effect the noise and cause to nasal infection like sinus? Please be helpful

Can pores white stuff from nose effect the noise and cause to nasal infection like sinus? Please be helpful

Sinusitis: This condition may produce congestion, difficulty hearing if the congestion involves the tubes leading to the middle ear, purulent nasal discharge, facial swelling, headache and occasionally fever. See a doctor and have this diagnosed after history and exam. Good luck and get better soon. ...Read more

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I have these little black dots in the pores of my breast, when I squeeze them, little hair like things come out. What is going on?

I have these little black dots in the pores of my breast, when I squeeze them, little hair like things come out. What is going on?

Sebum-blackhead: Yes: even the male breast has sebaceous (oil) glands and hair follicles. These glands can becoe clogged and form a comedone (blackhead). Squeezing s not an answer- see your physician for treatment. ...Read more

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Squeezed small bump on neck. Awful smelling stuff comes out. Keeps coming back. It is not a boil. Its under skin no head. Is it infected pore.

Squeezed small bump on neck. Awful smelling stuff comes out. Keeps coming back. It is not a boil. Its under skin no head. Is it infected pore.

Sebaceous cyst: This is a typical sebaceous cyst. It's probably not infected now, and is harmless unless and until that happens. But it can be a pretty big deal if infection occurs. It can be treated with minor surgery to prevent recurrent accumulation, drainage, and infection -- probably by a dermatologist. Contact your doctor about a referral. ...Read more

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What's the white, stringy stuff that comes out of the small bumps on the skin of my face and arms? Are they dead skin cells that clogged my pores?

Maybe so...: Sometimes it is a mixture of dead skin cells, sometimes it is sebum (creamy oil from the sebaceous glands in the skin), and sometimes it is both things. Vigorously trying to get the stuff out can lead to "inflammation" of the skin glands and skin pores, which then leads to rashes and pimples. ...Read more

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I get clogged pores on my penis after masturbation. The spot usually turns red with some white stuff inside. The white stuff is possibly sebum. The white stuff comes out easily and just the red spot remains for 24 hours. Does this sound serious?

I get clogged pores on my penis after masturbation. The spot usually turns red with some white stuff inside. The white stuff is possibly sebum. The white stuff comes out easily and just the red spot remains for 24 hours. Does this sound serious?

No: What you described is not a cause for concern.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, 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, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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What are black pores?

What are black pores?

Black heads: They are plugged pores and they appear black.
Blackheads are typically caused by the overproduction of oil, which tends to occur when a person reaches puberty.

Spikes in hormone production can result in the high levels of DHT (dihydrotestosterone), a hormone which triggers overactivity in the oil glands, resulting in clogged pores.
http://www. Medicalnewstoday. Com/articles/71615.php ...Read more

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How to unclog your pores fast?

How to unclog your pores fast?

Purging the Pores: The easiest is to gently express any sebaceous material with clean finger tips. A daily exfoliation with a wash cloth to gently scrub the skin is very helpful and well tolerated on a chronic basis. Using a salicylic acid containing product periodically, like neutrogena facial cleanser, will also help. Avoid a prescription if you can as well as chemical peels which require professional care. ...Read more

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How long do pores take to close?

Few seconds: Skin pores should not take long to close. For example if a pimple breaks open it should close over in less than 3- 4 minutes.
You may have longer clotting times due to meds, infection etc. ...Read more

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If clogges pore produce white substance, can I rub it away?

If clogges pore produce white substance, can I rub it away?

Keep it clean: A comedo is a clogged hair follicle (pore) in the skin. Keratin (skin debris) combines with oil to block the follicle. A comedo can be open (blackhead) or closed by skin (whitehead), and occur with or without acne.

Keeping your face clean and not oily is the key.

http://www. Webmd. Com/beauty/skin-glow-13/minimize-pores ...Read more

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Is there anyway to completely extract everything from your pores?

Is there anyway to completely extract everything from your pores?

Keep it clean: Keeping your face clean and not oily is the key.

http://www. Webmd. Com/beauty/skin-glow-13/minimize-pores ...Read more

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I have open pores so suggest me some home made remedies to close those open pores?

I have open pores so suggest me some home made remedies to close those open pores?

Keep it clean: Keeping your face clean and not oily is the key.

http://www. Webmd. Com/beauty/skin-glow-13/minimize-pores ...Read more

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What are the natural ways to minimize big pores? I have some big pores marked from my teenage yrs. Thanks :-)

What are the natural ways to minimize big pores? I have some big pores marked from my teenage yrs. Thanks :-)

Gentle astringent: Pore size varies from person to person. Daily use of a gentle astringent such as witch hazel or seabreeze will prevent oil accumulation and temporarily decrease pore openings; however, pore size will always remain the same. ...Read more