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What Do Pimples On The Forehead Indicate?

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Posted on Tue, 24 Oct 2017
Question: I am seeing pimples on my forehead. Not sure if they are pimples.attaching a picture. Please look into it and suggest treatment.
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Answered by Dr. Dr. Kakkar (57 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
Acne/ comedones

Detailed Answer:
Hello. Thank you for writing to us.

I am Dr. Kakkar (Dermatologist). I have viewed the image.
Yes, those are acne - whiteheads/ comedones.
I suggest you to use Tretinoin0.025% cream once every night.
Avoid oily/ greasy creams/ moisturizers on face. Avoid hair oil.

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What Do Pimples On The Forehead Indicate?

Brief Answer: Acne/ comedones Detailed Answer: Hello. Thank you for writing to us. I am Dr. Kakkar (Dermatologist). I have viewed the image. Yes, those are acne - whiteheads/ comedones. I suggest you to use Tretinoin0.025% cream once every night. Avoid oily/ greasy creams/ moisturizers on face. Avoid hair oil. Regards