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White Head And Itchy Face
Small red itchy bump came up then got larger developed white head then bright red and painful. Got black crus.Then several more came up in same area.
Folliculitis: Small itchy red bumps that then develop a white head and appear in crops may be an infection of the hair follicles called folliculitis. Folliculitis is commonly caused by bacteria on the skin. Warm compresses may be applied to the rash but often it will resolve on it's own. Avoid shaving the affected region until the rash clears. ...Read more
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
I have a bump in the middle of my stomach and it's not itchy or anything and it has a white head that won't even pop?
Dermatology: early Saturday morning I would have your physician have you see a dermatologist to get a correct diagnosis ...Read more
I have a cluster of hives and sores on my neck, and i don't know what its from. It forms a white head but its not itchy. But its awful looking! help!
Yesterday a small, red, itchy bump with tiny white head appeared on my perineum close to the opening of the vagina. Hat is it? What can i do/take?
Below: You can try using warm, moist packs to the area. But the only way to know what it is--have an exam. ...Read more
Went to park the next day i randomly got multiple red puffy bites on my legs very itchy.Now they have a white head. What could it be?Its been 2 days.
Bites : Insect bites are typically red itchy bumps. White heads imply a folliculitis or inflammation/ bacterial infection of the hair follicles . Corticosteroid cream for a few days to relieve itch and an antibacterial such as polysporin (bacitracin and polymyxin) may help. If the condition does not improve , see a dermatologist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Non-itchy bug bites? One heals another comes. White head, not hard. Using prescription steroid cream
Skin: May be a foliculitis see your doctor for a look at the lesions ...Read more