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Why do i have so many pimples on my butt, they look so bad. How to get rid of it? How is it caused?

Why do i have so many pimples on my butt, they look so bad. How to get rid of it? How is it caused?

Perspiration: Keeping clean and dry is the best way to fight pimple formation, a light soap scrub before bed and again after awakening, as long as you don't dry out your skinn too much, shoukd improve this ...Read more

Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Acne (Definition)

A very common skin condition that 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 ...Read more


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What is the best home remedies for pimples on my butt?

What is the best home remedies for pimples on my butt?

Don't use abrasives: Typically this can be from what you are sitting on not allowing you to sweat well. Try using a "wicking" layer first and make sure you are not reacting to something you are doing. ...Read more

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Why I have such pimples on my butt? They are so painfull ,

Why I have such pimples on my butt?  
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Not uncommon: There are individuals that are susceptible to developing pimples on their buttocks -- we refer to this as folliculitis. Wearing looser cloths that breath is helpful. Also use anti-bacterial soaps. If the condition does not improve , see your dermatologist for tx. ...Read more

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Why do I have pimples?

Why do I have pimples?

Why Pimples: Depends upon you age; whether you are male or female. For all my acne patients i recommend you to stop nuts and peanut butter. Stop chocolate; cut down on dairy products. Wash with neutrogena acne wash and apply a bpo (benzoyl peroxide) cream or lotion -- something like clearasil -- on the affected areas at night. If it persists, see a dermatologist who may prescribe an oral antibiotic for you. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of pimples on my butt?

How can I get rid of pimples on my butt?

Have you tried: Benzoyl peroxide cream on them each day? ...Read more

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Hello doctor ! I have one problem with red pimples in my face , check and back . I make the antibiogram of pimples and I result with staifilococus aureus . I take therapy with antibiotic but they still not going . What cAn I do ?

Hello doctor ! I have one problem with red pimples in my face , check and back . I make the antibiogram of pimples and I result with staifilococus aureus . I take therapy with antibiotic but they still not going . What cAn I do ?

Wash your face: Please wash face 5 -6 times a day with plain tap water.do not wipe the water away.use an alcohol dabbed cotton swab 3 times a day,mainly after coming back home from outside.if overweight,check for diabetes.eat less sweets,drink less coffee and avoid greasy fatty food.if you exercise too much,it can be from too much male hormone production as well.try to avoid stress.drink 10 glasses of water/day. ...Read more

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Why do I have pimples in my armpits?

Why do I have pimples in my armpits?

Pimples in armpits: Pimples or pustules in armpits could be a bacterial or yeast infection, particularly if they are red, itchy or painful. There are a number of other causes of pustules in underarms. Please see your dermatologist for a proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Why do I have pimples on my chest how can I porvent that from happening?

Why do I have pimples on my chest how can I porvent that from happening?

Pimples : Many hair follicles contribute to acne in this area. See a dermatologist who may suggest benzoyl peroxide products or other antibacterial medication. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of the pimples on my butt? I have pimples that keep forming on my butt. Sometimes white head sometimes no head at all

How do I get rid of the pimples on my butt? I have pimples that keep forming on my butt. Sometimes white head sometimes no head at all

Consult your Doctor: You need to see your doctor or a dermatologist as you have probabely recurrent infections causing pimples, it needs to be looked at and treated properly. ...Read more

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I have pimples on my butt, and shown the doctor he said it will be healed naturally but it didn't for last 2 years, I have black black dots whattodo?

I have pimples on my butt, and shown the doctor he said it  will be healed naturally but it didn't for last 2 years, I have black black dots whattodo?

Staph Infections: It sure sounds like you need antibiotics and to stay on them till your skin is renewed. If your doctor offers no treatment i would get a second opinion. ...Read more

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Hi want to ask what cause bump type pimples on my butt, I have 2 on each bum, how can I get rid of it.?

Hi want to ask what cause bump type pimples on my butt, I have 2 on each bum, how can I get rid of it.?

Folliculitis: Sounds like folliculitis. Which is an infection in the hair follicles. Mild folliculitis usually heals on its own in about 2 weeks. Avoid picking and scratching the bumps. Bathe or shower daily with a mild antibacterial soap. Avoid using oils on your skin. Oils can trap bacteria in the pores and cause folliculitis. If it spreads or keeps coming back, becomes red, swollen, fever, see a doctor. ...Read more

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How to remove pimples on your butt?

How to remove pimples on your butt?

Pimple Info: Pimples occur when glands in our skin get blocked and what they secrete collects and causes pressure. The immediate response is inflammation (red, hot, tender swelling). This is the body increasing the blood flow to the injury to bring healing factors to the area and also the veins expand to carry bad stuff away. Gentle cleansing and avoid picking/squeezing lets nature take its course. ...Read more

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What to do if I have these pimples that leaves marking on my butt since I was young! what is it?

What to do if I have these pimples that leaves marking on my butt since I was young! what is it?

Look for allergy: If you have done everything to stay clean, washing regularly, changing underpants daily, reducing sweating as much as possible, this could be some type of allergic response to the fabric or detergent you use. Experiment by changing to cotton underpants and a non-allergenic detergent ...Read more

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It started out looking like a pimple 6 months ago. Now it's allmost one inch. It scabs up,it's where leg meets butt.its not clearning up?

It started out looking like a pimple 6 months ago. Now it's allmost one inch. It scabs up,it's where leg meets butt.its not clearning up?

Could be a few: things. Is there significnat friction there? A fungal infection? A bacterial infection? We can't diagnose this using this forum. Medical assessment should help to accurately diagnose & develop a treatment plan. Take care. ...Read more

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I have a bug bite right under my butt? It started as a regular bite then spread to 8 bites...They got really big, and look like pimples w/ white tips

STAPH: This is a staph infection until proven otherwise. Staph can get deadly and real nasty real quick. I have treated over 200 of these in the last couple of years and every single patient thought they had a bug bite. There is a drug resistant staph infection known as MRSA (mersa). You must be seen today. ...Read more

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What should I do with the pimple like things on my butt? I have black spots that don't hurt and then I have 2 pimple like things that do wen i sit down on them all on my butt

Acne : Acne is common on the buttocks, including pustules, black and white comedones (heads). You can try the same acne wash and lotion for the face on this area. If it does not clear up you can see your primary care doctor or a dermatologist for a a prescription acne medication or alternative treatment as deemed necessary.
Take care. ...Read more

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How do I prevent pimples from forming on my butt?

How do I prevent pimples from forming on my butt?

Salicylic acid wash: When taking a shower use the salicylic acid wash and then apply your prescription topical. If you do not have this seeyour doctor so you will have it in the house for when this occurs. ...Read more

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Child has red pimples on butt. 6 years old. Is this cause for concern?

Child has red pimples on butt. 6 years old. Is this cause for concern?

Folliculitis: If left untreated, this could further spread or produce bigger "boil." Have your child checked. ...Read more

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Painful whitehead right under butt seems to be getting a little harder and bigger. Hurts a lot how to get rid of it?

Painful whitehead right under butt seems to be getting a little harder and bigger. Hurts a lot how to get rid of it?

Skin infections: Pus filled bumps on the skin are usually the symptom of a skin infection. When they become red, warm to touch and painful it is called cellulitis. Treatment of this includes oral antibiotics and occassionally drainage. See your doctor, because resistant infections are becoming more common and require special treatment. ...Read more

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Pimple marks really bother me.. im kind of hopeless.. pls help on how kun i get rid of them on my face and even my butt got too!

Pimple marks really bother me.. im kind of hopeless.. pls help on how kun i get rid of them on my face and even my butt got too!

Pimple marks: Getting marks on your face (and else where) after a pimple is due to post inflammatory hyper pigmentation. There are several agents that can be used to lighten these marks. You may consider trying to cure your acne first. ...Read more

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I have never had pimples or acne except on my butt. What could be causing this? How can I make it go away? Please help it makes me very insecure.

I have never had pimples or acne except on my butt. What could be causing this?  How can I make it go away?  Please help it makes me very insecure.

Often this is due: to sitting on your bum either at work or exercise. Try treating your bum like a baby's bum - destin and corn starch. If not better you may need to see doctor for prescription. It is treatable so don't worry ...Read more

Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
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Pimples (Definition)

A pimple is a small inflamed spot on the skin. Also known as zit, ...Read more


Dr. Marsha Davis
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Facial Pimples (Definition)

A pimple is a small inflamed spot on the skin. Also known as zit, ...Read more