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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
How is the acne scar created? By squeezing a pimple or how are those scars created? I have just 4 small ones, I don't know how did I get them?
I ve got too many pimples n scars on my face .. Gt a bad habit of squeezing my pimples .. Also GT t - zone oily skin .. Any remedy for all these ?
Pimples and picking: First of all, stop squeezing them. You are contributing greatly to the scarring and inflammation on your face. That said, one way to approach all of these simultaneously would be to first have a peel containing salicylic acid, then begin a doctor recommended treatment for mixed skin acne (there are many available). After the flare has settled perhaps try tca peels or laser fractional ablation. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have a small lump in between my anus and groin on the left side at the top of my leg. I tried squeezing it, and pimple stuff came out but still ther?
Get it Checked: There are a couple things this can be. Have your primary care doctor take a look to further guide you. ...Read more
21st century Rx: You deserve to be free of acne if that is your wish. I start with topical Clindamycin plus either benzoyl peroxide if there are few blackheads or a retinoic acid derivative if there are many. The oral contraceptive pill can clear up acne if a woman can and want to use it. Failing, a systemic antibiotic right for the person usually works, and dermatologists have the big guns today. ...Read more
A black head looking pimple on my back doesn't pop.After squeezing it it hurts now a little.What do I do?
See a Pro: Ask your physician for the name of a good dermatologist, a skin doctor, who can manage this for you. As you have discovered, this isn't a diy problem. Please get help. ...Read more
I thought I had A pimple in my groin area but upon squeezing it there was a foul smelling discharge and now it looks like a big hole. Very painful.
I had a large pimple on my stomach in a stretch mark. I Felt it and kind of squeezing trying to see it and it popped under my skin. Should I worry?
Dermal cyst!: All you have done is spread the cystic contents. Best to have surgical removal so re occurrence does not occur. ...Read more
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