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What could I put on red spots on my face where my pimples used to be? Will anything even out my skin and make those dissappear?

What could I put on red spots on my face where my pimples used to be? Will anything even out my skin and make those dissappear?

Its not easy: Sometimes laser treatments can be helpful. Somtimes taking off layers of the skin everywhere (dermabrasion) can also be helfpul cannot say in your particular case, ...Read more

Red Spots (Definition)

One possibility for red spots is a collection of vessels in the skin and they are called hemangiomas. These can easily be treated. I usually will use ...Read more


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Why do I have these scaly red spots on my face?

Why do I have these scaly red spots on my face?

Insufficient info: but you probably need to see a dermatologist ...Read more

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I have red spots on my face and lots of itching, what should I use to remove it?

I have red spots on my face and lots of itching, what should I use to remove it?

Hydrocortisone : There are many causes of itchy red spots. In most cases, over-the-counter 1% Hydrocortisone ointment (not cream) three to four times per day for 1-2 weeks will cure such spots. If the rash does not go away within 2 weeks, then one should seek a professional medical opinion as other conditions can cause itchy red spots, such as acne, rosacea, folliculitis, and other skin infections. ...Read more

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I have had a round red spots on my face for many years. It has not gotton larger and it does not itch or hurt . Not raised .

I have had a round red spots on my face for many years. It has
not gotton larger and it does not itch or hurt . Not raised .

See dermatologist: This finding may be due to a variety of causes and it is difficult to determine without performing a physical examination and history as well. Recommend seeing a dermatologist for further assessment. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of red spots on my face?

Need to see doctor: There are many types of red spots ranging from birthmarks (hemangiomas etc) to brown hyperpigmentation lesions and treatment varies from excision, cryotherapy, radiofrequency ablation to laser, ipl (intense pulse light) therapies. For brown hyperpigmentation spots hydroquinone/tretinoin combo works well. ...Read more

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I have red spots on my face after shower, what is this and treatment?

Heat hives: Most likely you are describing cholinergic urticaria or heat hives. This can be reduced by decreasing the water temperature and possibly using antihistamines such as Claritin (loratadine) or zyrtec. Alternatively it probably does not require any treatment unless it causes significant symptoms. ...Read more

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I get red spots on my face out of sudden. It usually comes on my cheeks area or in rare cases on forehead. It remains for 20 to 25 minutes and disappears?

I get red spots on my face out of sudden. It usually comes on my cheeks area or in rare cases on forehead. It remains for 20 to 25 minutes and disappears?

Rosacea: You are probably experiencing facial flushing which at this point in your life is transient. Unfortunately, as the condition worsens, your blotchiness may not fade so fast and you might start developing a pimple like rash which resembles acne. You can slow the progression of this condition by wearing spf 30 sunscreen daily and avoiding excess caffeine, alcohol, and hot spicy food intake. ...Read more