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I wonder: eg. When you remove a pimple or skratch your skin. And after that the skin around the area is a little pink for a while is it a bruise too?

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Dr. Jorge De la Pedraja
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In brief: Inflammation

Scratching or removing a pimple will trigger an inflammatory process of white blood cells.
This will make the skin inflamed and red.

In brief: Inflammation

Scratching or removing a pimple will trigger an inflammatory process of white blood cells.
This will make the skin inflamed and red.
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