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Is it OK to get a cheese smell from the pimples ?

i have white pimples on my chin...when ever i rub them, i get an aroma of cheese, is this serious?
Asked On : Thu, 16 Jun 2011
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Dermatologist 's  Response
it is not serious ,its solid oil which look and smell like cheese,
u need to take medicine for that.
wash ur face with cleanser contain salicylic acid
drink more water
avoid sun exposure
dont pick or popped it
better to consult dermatologist
Answered: Thu, 16 Jun 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani's  Response
Thanks for query,
It seems you got infected acne or might have acne vulgaris.
Do an antibiotic course with antibiotic cream locally,
Clean with luke warm water and then apply cream.
Consult dermatologist for diagnosis and treatment.
ok and bye.
Answered: Thu, 16 Jun 2011
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