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Posted on Tue, 24 Feb 2015 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: I have never had acne but since I've turned 36 I started getting very small flesh colored "pimples" filled with clear puss when popped. I will get between 10-30 at a time, they will eventually go away and then I will get the back a few weeks/month later. By the time I get scheduled in to see a doctor, they are healed... I'm very frustrated! Please help.
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Answered by Dr. Geetika Paul 22 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Kindly provide pictures and details

Detailed Answer:
Hi

I understand your concern regarding your skin problem and I hope I am able to help you in the same.
You seem to have developed either adult acne or some skin allergy .
I would like to have a look at the exact skin condition.
Please click some close up pictures of the affected area and upload them here on this page.
Also please tell Is there any associated pain or itching or discomfort?
What all are you applying over it .

I am sure I will be able to help you better once you provide me the pictures along with the above details.

Dr Geetika Paul
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