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Metronidazole 1% gel: Metronidazole 1% gel (brand name is flagyl) is a very effective topical treatment for acne and acne rosacea. Applying it either daily or as needed to problem spots may well help with your "stress pimples." also maintaining good hydration and avoiding touching your face and making wise food choices and engaging in regular exercise will relieve stress and promote good health. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Stress affects most people in some way. Acute (sudden, short-term) stress leads to rapid changes throughout the body. Almost all body systems (the heart and blood vessels, immune system, lungs, digestive system, sensory organs, and brain) gear up to meet perceived danger. These stress responses could prove beneficial in a critical, life-or-death situation. Over time, however, repeated stressful situations put a strain on the body that may contribute to physical and psychological problems. Chronic (long-term) stress can have real health consequences and should be addressed like any other health concern. Fortunately, research is showing that lifestyle changes and stress-reduction techniques can help people learn ...Read more
I have hurd about skin stress i.E pimples etc because of chronic stress and anxiety . Could somebody explain this please ?
Pop sub-science: Everybody experiences stress -- it's only distress if you're truly helpless, and the claim that "stress" causes most disease is designed to sell dubious meditation practices etc. You do need that acne treated if that's what it is. Consider starting with benzoyl peroxide plus your doctor's rx for topical clindamycin; accept a systemic antibiotic if it's offered and you seem to need it. Good luck. ...Read more
I have tightness In my right temple.dull, no pain just discomfort, been very stressed, also have pimples in the area?
Tension headache: It sounds like you probably have tension headache. Tension headaches and acne are often caused by or worsened by stress. The University of Maryland Medical Center has an excellent web site to read up on tension headaches: http://umm.edu/health/medical/altmed/condition/tension-headache Go see your family doctor if OTC remedies and recommended lifestyle changes on this web site are not effective. ...Read more
Everytime i got stressed small pimples or acneappear on my face on specific areas like under my nose or on my cheeks, I am getting married really soon
Acne: Three stafe over the counter treatment with a witch hazel facial cleaser , benzoyl peroxide 10% facial scrub and benzoyl peroxide lotion might be very effective and rapidly effective low risk rx. However you need to make sure you dont have rosacea (might to to briefly see a primary care provider if you are unsure. ...Read more
Small white bumps in between eye and eyebrow..What are they pimples, stress, lack of sleep? Somehow got more of them lately
Pimple that has thick pus and blood. Sometimes deep. Doesn't heal quickly either. Mostly occurs when stressed. What is it?
Probably exactly: That...sometimes stress can cause severe acne breakouts or intense individual pimples.Sounds like that might be what it is.Do you always get it in the same place? Extra care to your skin-cleansing with a salicylic acid cleanser, and a deep cleanser like a charcoal cleanser several times a week- with the addition of a prescription acne medication may help tame your breakouts.See your doc for an Rx. ...Read more
Reduce stress: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day ; use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid touching face (cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider otc products (salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). Retinoids/ comedone extractor can be helpful for black heads. If > mild acne see dermatology. ...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
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