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  • Acne

    Hello everyone.  I have been suffering with an awful form of “acne” if that’s what you want to call it. I get recurring boils and carbuncles on my bum consistently. I will share with you everything I have tried to stop these from recurring. I have a dermatologist appointment in September, until...

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  • Acne, red scars,

    i'm having 7 years acne problem, but my parents and relative told me that "it is my youth acne and will be cured automatically" now still i have this problem, it is now increased let me show you members. i also go for checkup to doctor, he prescribed me "Omeperazole" capsule and...

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  • Tiny little bumps

    I used to have a lot of acne but thankfully with the right skin care it all disappeared. Except this skin colour bumps that are tiny they aren't Milia and they haven't whiteheads. They are literally tiny tiny bumps all over my face that make my skin texture look digusting . Natural light, make...

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  • Skin Problem

    I'm facing acne problem from nearly one year. I've tried many skin care products but all in vain. Anyone got a solution to the problem?? 

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  • Acne that I literally can’t get rid of

    I am 15, male, I have so much acne and pimples on my chin and jaws and sometimes on my nose and I have a lot and I mean a lot of blackheads on my nose and chin. I also sometimes get whiteheads and I just had two on my nose and popped them, wasn’t the best idea but I can’t take it anymore I am starting...

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  • Help with routine for acne

    Hey everyone, I’m in my early 20s (male), and have been struggling with facial acne since I was a young teenager. The T-Zone on my face consists of mostly oily skin, especially forehead. If I get a pimple, 90% of the time it is present on the forehead. Otherwise, I generally get one around the lower...

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  • Images posted below, please review

    I'm 20 years old, soon I'll be 21. I've had these pimples/acne (not sure what they are) for a long time, and it's really annoying. It steps on my confidence, something i need the most to survive through this brutal modern youth.  I've been to my doctors, I've also been to...

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  • My nose is always Oily

    I have a really bad oily nose that overpruduces Sebum oil. I know it doesn't sound that bad but to me it truely is ruining my life in regards to me having no confidence when talking to people because my nose is glowing and looks greasy. It really is affecting how I socialise as I refuse to go out...

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  • Spot/Cyst for 2 weeks on penis shaft.

    Hi there, I originally found a small bump on the side of my shaft which I thought was just a Fordyce spot (hopefully it still is) and two nights ago I discovered it developed pus in the centre with a noticeable rise on the skin. This morning it now has some bits of red which I think may be a burst blood...

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  • Help! Is this a broken capillary?!

    Is this a broken capillary on my nose? Thanks for any help. Photo:  Moderator comment:I have deleted the links to the images as they went to a site unsuitable for inclusion in the forums. Users can upload images directly to this site by using the icon at the top right of reply boxes.

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  • acne

    I have been using benzac products for like 6 days,and I am developing large cysts on my face.  I don't know which products to try out and dermatologists are a bit expensive. My skin feels a bit irritated after applying the products.

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  • Why isn't his acne clearing up?

    My son has been on antibiotic since Nov..   He no longer gets the big whiteheads but his face still has acne..  In the morning his face looks clear but then in the afternoon I notice tiny bumps and it's red and blotchy.  Why is this?  We are using a gentle soap for sensitive...

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  • Still visible after 2 weeks

    The darkish mark on the top lip line has me worried and confused. is it acne or is it herpes related? Also cupid's bow seems raised and looks like white blotches not blisters. any help or advice please.

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  • Weird bump between my legs

    It feels bumpy and it’s uncomfortable. It’s between my legs and I am scared, here are some images:  Please help. Moderator comment:I have deleted the links to the images as they went to a site unsuitable for inclusion in the forums. Users can upload images directly to this site by using the icon...

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  • Should I go on Accutane again?

    I was on it when I was about 16 to help with me acne. It worked great and completely got rid of it. My acne is now coming back and I can’t seem to get rid of it. I’m on the tactu pump, which is working, but it’s causing my skin to be very dry.  Has anyone been on Accutane twice and can give me some...

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  • Huge Boils For 7 years on my face.

    I’ve had recurring boils on my face for 7 years now, I get them mainly  on my chin but get them on other parts of my face & my shoulders. I’ll get a chin boil at least twice a month, usually after I come off my period. They can be bigger than a 50p and will swell up changing the shape of my...

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  • I need quick solution for acne

    Am on roaccutane  for some weeks now but no results. I have loose my confidence due to my severe acne.when I look at myself in mirror I just hate myself.i seriously need solution.contact me on Moderator comment: I have removed the email address as we do not publish these in the forums. If users...

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  • It won't go away, how may acne and sex be related?

    This question has been circling in my mind for a while now... ​Is the fact I’m having more sex than I've ever had, the reason I’m getting way more acne  Keep reading if you have used Clindamycin Phosphate. (I need advice) I’ve never had any huge breakouts for most of my life. Always had clear...

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  • Pregnancy acne

    I used tretinoin cream 0.05% for acne n recently found out m pregnant for 5 weeks . n really worried as I've heard it causes birth defects ..please tell me has anyone been through this experience ?? Plus anyone suggest any good acne cream which is safe in pregnancy ...

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  • Yellow scabs on forehead and cheeks

    Every couple of months my skin starts to itch and a few days later yellow scabs will start to form on my cheeks and forehead. If the scabs come off the skin weeps until it scabs over again. If I wear makeup on top it makes it 100 times worse. I’ve had it on and off for three years now, I’ve been prescribed...

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  • 15 and sick of my skin

    so i’ve had skin problems for two years now, and at first it wasn’t bad. I had a few skin colored bumps on my forehead and thought it wouldn’t do any harm. WELL, now my forehead is covered in hyperpigmentation, a couple of small annoying pimples, and something new, small red marks? i’ve tried everything...

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  • 25 Female- Sudden Acne and I don't know what to do about it

    I had great skin growing up, but recently my skin has been way more difficult to handle. I am a 25 year old female, and about 5 week ago I started getting hard, unpopable bumps on my cheeks and one on my forehead. They were painful and big, and I am still dealing with the scars. They flattened out and...

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  • I want to go on the pill but my skin isn’t that bad

    Hello, I really want to go on the contraceptive pill, because I’m having sex with my boyfriend, but I’m underage and don’t want to tell my doctor. I could say I want it just for my skin but it visibly isn’t that bad, not bad enough for the pill anyway. Also, I could say I have abnormally heavy bleeding...

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  • Roaccutane ruined my life

    Whilst I realise the good that this drug does a lot of people (including myself as it cleared up my acne permanently), I feel like I should share the negative side effects of this drug, as the impact it has had on me has been really quite severe. I am now 32 and was prescribed Roaccutane at the age...

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  • Something is Wrong With My Lip

    So for almost a year now I have noticed an increase in swelling or at least redness below my lower lip, and a bump that is always there but seems to change in size. Today it got very noticeable. I don't believe it's a cold sore, I got tested for all of that last November. There is a small hair...

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  • Roaccutane - joint/muscle pain after only 1 week

    My daughter, aged 16, has had moderate, persistent acne for over 2 years and nothing has worked on a long term basis.  She has scarring on her forehead. She was finally referred to a dermatologist who recommended Roaccutane. She started 1 week ago on 20mg daily but within days was experiencing...

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  • Roaccutane Severely damaged lips

    **Extremely sore lips** I have been on Roaccutane twice (April - October 2015 (40mg) & May - June 2016 (80mg)). I stopped taking the tablets In June 2016 for two reasons; my skin was clearing up and secondly because my lips were becoming unbearable with the pain that my dermatologist recommended....

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  • I have red pimple on my legs

    Hello guys, I always have a lot of red pimples on my legs. I could say that 70% of my legs are with red pimples and I don't know if its normal and what I should do to help it!! Can someone help me ? Thank you !!

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  • severe acne and scars, need suggestions.

    Acne is been there for many years. I had taken on and off treatmetns , but not controlled. Now I am in my 30s. Still acne continues. Now I want get it treated throughly.  Also got Acne scars (got ice pick scars). Need suggestion 1) Should the acne scars be treated first (or) acne (or) together...

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