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How Should I treat a Sulfuric Acid Spot? (0 answers)
I was working in the lab today and I accidentally touched my face with my gloves, which probably had sulfuric acid on them because I felt an awful sting. Hours later, I noticed two large brown spots. Did the acid likely cause this and react with my acne? What should I do to treat this?
Can facial nerve damage from pimple removal be fixed? (0 answers)
At a young age my sister was treated for a large, infected pimple on her chin. During treatment some nerve was cut or damaged. Later one eye, ear and cheek were affected - her cheek stretches to one side. Can this damage be corrected?
How do I reduce redness after an at-home facial? (2 answers)
I recently used a new acne wash to give myself a facial, and I got excessive redness on my face and puffy cheeks. I stopped using that cleanser, but how do I reduce the redness? Can you recommend a good every day facial cleanser for acne?
How to get rid of dry flaky skin on nose (0 answers)
I have dry flaky skin on the bony bridge area of my nose and even though i use facial oil and moisturiser I find it hard to get rid of. I use a tinted moisturiser as foundation and this makes it look worse.
I have been diagnosed with osteomacutis on my face. (0 answers)
This is calcium under bumps on my skin. I have been treated with tretinoin but the only other treatment I have been told about is excising them. Is there another treatment known? It seemed when they were removed more could come in their place.
What are the benefits of dermaplaning? (0 answers)
Hello, I've heard about dermaplaning and was wondering what length needles should be used and what the benefits are? Thanks so much, Tricia
Eye lashes and eyebrows without having to get a tattoo. (0 answers)
I have alopecia aerata total body hair loss. Is there a way to have eye lashes applied safely and maybe eye brows? I am not interested in tatoo. i didnt know what service this would be so I just picked facial procedure since I had to pick something.
Bloating of Face (1 answer)
I am a chubby girl and my face bloats up very often, mainly when I dont sleep well & occasionally if I dont workout. Is there any remedy, medicine, or exercise I can do or take?
Hyperpigmentation (brown spots) from acne. (0 answers)
I recently had some acne that cleared up but left brown spots. Are they scars or will they heal? They're flat and brown, some purple in color located on my forehead.
Do facial exercises really work? (0 answers)
Do facial exercises really work? There are many experts in this field who claim that by using the thumbs and fingers on the face in a gentle motion or pressure will greatly tone the muscles on the face and diminish lines. Can this be really done?
How effective is plastic surgery for acne scars? (0 answers)
I have gone through many painful laser treatments done for acne scarring and nothing worked. I have ice pick scars mostly on my cheek and I can not sit through another laser treatment! Is plastic surgery my answer?