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Sun Bumps Treatment
Got sun burn in tanning bed and a day later there are red bumps (looks like bug bites) and there very itchy. What is it? Will they go away? Treatment?
Must be: You must be seen by a dermatologist to get the best treatment. ...Read more
With scabies it is: Important to treat and retreat 4 days after first treatment to get the eggs. Also all clothing and bedding need to be treated. If all this isn't done, you may not have cleared the mites. You may also just be itching even after mites cleared as itching can continue up to one month after treatment. See derm ...Read more
Depends: The treatment of lumps and bumps in the vaginal area, like every where else, depends on the cause of the lumps as well as the size. Warts are treated with frezing, burning, lasering, or with several different medicines applied topically. Inclusion cysts, like blackheads, are treated one way and Bartholin's gland cysts are treated in other ways. Skin tags are treated in yet a different way. ...Read more
Could be acne: See your doc for guidance about it. ...Read more
Red, very painful bump on my mons. I do not shave the area, just trim. Treatment needed or will it go away on its own?
Treatment needed: You may have an infection which needs treatment. ...Read more
Bumps on my head as well as scalp, since past 4 weeks, they are temporary and not painful, reduces in sige after few days, casuse? Treatment?
Gonna need more info: Questions like your are important ones to get an answer for, but your description just isn't enough for many doctors to reply with a safe, reasonable answer. I'd recommend seeing your doctor in person and have it looked at - since a picture is worth a thousand words... ...Read more
My derm. Says there's no treatment for the bumps on my back. And they will go away with age but I want them gone now. Their white fleshed colored.?
Find Vanity Clinic: You can find cash accepting 'vanity' clinics in most major population centers in the U.S. That will take you on and provide you this service for a charge. ...Read more
I would like to know can you still have bumps or sours come up after your treated for scabies? Also, I had the bumps come on the last night treatment.
Shaving: A steroid cream might be applied to decrease inflammation. Exfoliation may be recommended to remove dead skin cells with retinoids. For secondary infections your physician may recommend oral or topical antibiotics. Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water helps to soften hair. Use a > ...Read more
Cool compress: If the bumps are caused by heat, then wash with soap and water and apply a cool rag compress to the area. Seek attention if the redness and swelling doesn't go away. ...Read more