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Getting acnes, wierd boils on face. Treatment? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 19-Mar-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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User:Hi Good morning
Doctor:Good morning.please proceed with the query.
User:I have been getting a lot of acnes and some wierd boils on my face for the past one month
Doctor:ok,have you taken any treatment for this
User:is it because of the moituriser i have been using for dry skin?
User:no.. i have never taken any treatment for my skin
User:this has never happened to me before
Doctor:Is it new lotion
Doctor:yes sometimes new creams and lotions will cause this.
User:i had used the same last winter but had no problems
Doctor:Ok , do you get acne or pi ples before periods
User:these pimples leave a lot of scars..can u suggest a home made solution for this that i can try
User:i used to get these earlier...jus 1 indicating my date is near
Doctor:Just discontinue the cream and see if it stops, if not it could be due to other reasons like heat, oily food, weather changes
User:but not any more....they just keep coming one by one
Doctor:Do you want to me to suggest any cream to stop the pimples for now
User:yes pls
User:i have a very dry skin
User:with the nasal area a bit oily
Doctor:PAPULEX cream
User:and for a small scars i have?
Doctor:yes for both this will work,stop the cream for few days too
User:ok thanks dr. XXXXXXX
Doctor:you are welcome, do not touch the scars too.
Doctor:one sec
Doctor:X XXXXXXX soap
Doctor:is a good soap , antibacterial
Doctor:for pimples, scars
Doctor:try this too
User:so i do not need to wash my face with a face wash right??
User:i can use this soap
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