Home remedies to control cystic acne?

See a dermatologist. Home remedies don't work too well. You can try an over the counter cleanser that contains benzoyl peroxide but that may not be enough. I suggest you see your dermatologist for proper evaluation and treatment.

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What to do if I have severe cystic acne is there a cheap cure or home remedy I can do?

Acne . Cystic acne is often treated with prescription strength oral medications (antibiotics , Accutane ) and topicals ( retinoid cream). Otc benzoyl peroxide is of limited benefit. See a dermatologist cystic acne. Read more...

Could you please suggest some natural remedy that will get rid of my cystic acne?

Forgive muy franknes. You are doing yourself, and those who care about you, a grave disservice if you do not accept evidence-based, 21st century treatment. Cystic acne usually requires isotretinoin. It is not for the faint-hearted, but is preferable to a life with facial scars to remind you and everyone else that you declined effective treatment. Read more...

What can I do for cystic acne? Any home remedies?

No. Deep cystic acne always requires an rx, and probably you will go on at least a systemic antibiotic, which is generally safe. Dermatologists have big guns for this. This is the 21st century and you do not have to endure this if you do not want it. Stay proactive and you are almost certain of getting a good result. Read more...
Not home remedy. Some otc products may be helpful like a salicylic acid cleanser (neutrogena makes a good one) and a benzoyl peroxide product. Use both according to the package. If this isn't working, find a local dermatologist to help you out. Good luck. Read more...

I have pimple like bumps on my forehead and sides of my face & cystic acne on my chin. What are home remedies?

Effective treatment. I would recommend that you start by seeing your pmd for effective prescriptions to clear up your skin. Bumps may be pimples/acne or milia. Your doctor should be able confirm. Read more...
No good home remedy. The only thing to be done at home is modifying diet to exclude dairy and high sugar carbohydrates. Over the counter acne meds like benzoyl peroxide and sulfur preparations may be helpful for mild acne. However, cystic acne doesn't respond well to over the counter meds. Please see your dermatologist for your acne control. Read more...
Many good ones. There are many home remedies for acne. Vitamin a, c, e, d, zinc, selenium & chromium & fish oil can help. Minimize fried foods, dairy and sweets. An interesting website that discusses home remedies is http://www.Earthclinic.Com/cures/acne.Html here people discuss what has and has not worked for them. Apple cider vinegar & hydrogen peroxide are the 2 most popular ones listed. Read more...

How can I treat cystic acne at home?

Forgive my frankness. Cystic acne is a brutal disease that gravely disfigures you now and will leave your skin permanently mutilated. You can't treat it on you own, and if your parents are interfering with your desire for effective therapy, pick up the phone and call your physician. Despite all the internet scare stuff, Isotretinoin is by far the most effective medication. It's not for sissies, but it's what you need. Read more...

How can you treat cystic acne from home?

Not recommended. Treating cystic acne with home remedies may lead to permanent scarring, infection and may even lead to brain infection and blood vessel infarction. A dermatologist or a family doctor who has a calling for acne should be consulted as there are many forms of available medical therapies. The doctor may even be able to provide you some tips you can use at home to help tackle the problem better. Read more...

I am a 23 yr old female with moderate cystic acne. What is the best course to take to control it?

Acne. Acne can be treated by your dermatologist. You will not be able to cure it by yourself if you have a bad case. It requires internal antibiotic therapy that must be monitored and adjusted according to your response. It is better not to delay effective treatment by trying different things at home because each pimple and cyst you get can form a permanent scar and it's expensive to fix the scarring. Read more...

Large pimple on neck, usually get one at a time. Is this just a large pimple or a form of cystic acne and how can I control it?

Acne. Without seeing it, suggest you just keep clean and use a topical anti- acne cream. If it gets infected see your doctor. Read more...
Cyst. Acne can present as large cyst like spots but usually in more general areas. Some cysts are sebaceous, caused by a plugged up oil gland. Some could be infected sweat gland. Sometimes infected with staph. Should get your doctor to see this to get the correct diagnosis. Read more...