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Some Questions About Stubble With Acne Can I Shave With Sharp Blade
SHAVING WITH ACNE: Shave gently. With a clean, preferably, new disposable blade. Shave only one way! not back and forth. Shave with the grain only! good luck. ...Read more
A common human skin disease characterized by areas of scaly red skin (seborrhea) with blackheads/whiteheads (comedones) , pinheads (papules), large papules (nodules), pimples & possibly scarring. Occurs mostly on face, upper chest & back. Treated with benzoyl peroxide, salicylic ...Read more
Hello, I have these red little bumps behind my legs after I shave . Is it the lotion or the shaver ?
Or maybe my skin ?
Another question , I'm very curious about .
What if I have like an acne problem on my buttocks like red little bumps ? Could it be fro
Folliculitis: Shaving with a dull razor or shaving without lubricant can cause the base of the hairs to get pulled slightly out of the shaft, causing redness and irritation. Using hypoallergenic soaps or shave creams and applying moisturizers after shaving can help reduce this. Similar bumps can appear on parts of the body that constantly rub against tight clothing. ...Read more
I have been breaking out on my back so much. How do I treat the acne on my back? It's mostly between my shoulder blades and a few a long my spin.
Scientific Rx: You're going to need to apply topical benzoyl peroxide and/or retinoic acid to all areas AND get at least a short course of a prescription Rx, perhaps an antibiotic, or if you're a female, spironolactone or the oral contraceptive pill. No home remedy will work. Manage this with your physician until your illness remits on its own -- it's hard work and not fun, but something you do need to do. ...Read more
I have a lot of small red raised acne bumps and clogged pores on my back, mostly on my shoulder blades. What causes them and how do I get rid of it??
Acne: Acne occurs when the pores on your skin become blocked with oil, dead skin, or bacteria. Acne can be inheritable and often if your parents had acne when they were your age, you may be more prone to get acne as well. Some people produce more oil then others, etc. Drying soaps and "Acne washes" can help. Sometimes low-dose antibiotics can be Rx'd by your doctor, creams, etc. See your Doctor. ...Read more
Oil bacteria hormone: When oil glands of the face, shoulders, chest & back are matured by sex hormones, & overproduce oil, bacteria rapidly proliferate causing an inflammatory reaction. This then produces a commedoe or pimple. Some people inherit a much more vigorous reaction & get large, cystic, scarring lesions. Treatment is directed at decreasing oil & bacteria. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See below: Shaving would not affect the acne but may not be a good idea. Visit this site for effective home treatment for acne: http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/acne/acne-vulgaris-home-treatment 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, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
Awkward question.. Is it normal that I get acne on my upper-thighs? Will it go away with age? It's a lot worse then the acne on my face.
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