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Hello, i have a problem, i've been troubling with quite a while. Some of the pores on my face are filled with a puss like substance.

Hello,  i have a problem, i've been troubling with quite a while. Some of the pores on my face are filled with a puss like substance.

See below: Please consult this site for home care for acne. The same treatments will help your condition. 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, 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. Drink enough water daily so that your urine is mostly colorless. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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White puss-like liquid comes out of face pores when squeezing face skin really hard, specially around tip of nose. I've oily skin.?

White puss-like liquid comes out of face pores when squeezing face skin really hard, specially around tip of nose. I've oily skin.?

Dirt & Oil: Our pores get filled with dirt & oil daily. Our skin naturally produces oils to help protect it. When bacteria are involved it causes acne (pimples), which can lead to pus. Try to avoid squeezing your skin, it can cause redness & inflammation. ...Read more

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I unclogged a pore filled with nasty white puss and it remained open and is still very open and noticable, how can I close and shrink it?

I unclogged a pore filled with nasty white puss and it remained open and is still very open and noticable, how can I close and shrink it?

May shrink on own: If the pore was quite large as you say it may have caused some scarring. If that is the case there is little that you can do in terms of shrinking it. Give it some time though; keep the area clean and avoid further trauma at the site and it should become less noticeable. If it continues to bother you after a few months, consider seeking out a dermatologist or plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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Recently noticed enlarged pores on penis near neck of penis thought they were puss filled but tried popping nothing extracted..Normal?

Recently noticed enlarged pores on penis near neck of penis thought they were puss filled but tried popping nothing extracted..Normal?

Your question: Lumps or lesions on the penis or scrotum can be venereal disease, ingrown hair, sebaceous cyst or many other conditions. They can only be properly diagnosed by observation and other testing and you should seek advice from a family doctor or specialist to get yourself diagnosed and treated. ...Read more

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I have these hard bumps on inside of my thigh (2 of them). There is no puss and I have been outside a lot in the heat. Are they staph or clogged pores?

I have these hard bumps on inside of my thigh (2 of them). There is no puss and I have been outside a lot in the heat. Are they staph or clogged pores?

Several options: Insect bites, clogged ducts, ingrown hairs, and localized infection are all options. Usually topical treatments like antibiotic ointment and warm packs are adequate treatment. If they continue to get worse, have your doctor check them out. ...Read more

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My baby has puss-filled spots on her back and face, they come up overnight and have no Idea what causes them?

My baby has puss-filled spots on her back and face, they come up overnight and have no Idea what causes them?

Pus filled spots: some times milia ( heat rash) looks like pus filled spots. if concerns please get it checked out by the doctor as the alternative could be a impetigo( bacterial infection), which many need antibiotics. ...Read more

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Can ringworm cause bumps on the face? Skin-color no puss not itchy just ugly

Can ringworm cause bumps on the face? Skin-color no puss not itchy just ugly

Yes: Ringworm on the face is known as the "great masquerader" so yes it can cause bumps, round scaly patches, pustules and more. Tinea faciale (ring worm) often itches or burns but can be asymptomatic. Consider visiting with a dermatologist to make sure it is not something else that will not respond to anti fungal therapy. ...Read more

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What causes the open pores or caters on face???!!!

What causes the open pores or caters on face???!!!

Skin changes: Enlarged pores of the skin, particularly of the face can be the result of dirt, debris or oils of the skin. These can clog or block the pores, which should naturally be open, to help protect the skin and keep it hydrated. Daily washing of the face, avoiding strong soaps, can keep the skin healthy and clean with lessening of clogged pores. If no improvement, seek a Dermatologist for further help ...Read more

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Can being overweight cause clogged pores on your face? Help please?

Can being overweight cause clogged pores on your face? Help please?

Overweight: I am not sure about "clogged pores" but I think a consult with a Psychologist would be very helpful. Please try and see her/him and let me know how things go. ...Read more