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Neosporin for acne
Dec 11, 2007
... I use neosporen for everything. The Max. Strength works best for acne, the original ointment is a little greasy...but it works great for scars. (5 replies)
Feb 20, 2008
... acne though. I don't like neosporin because it is goopy and so thick and definitely keeps it moist not allowing it to heal. ... (2 replies)
... and some will develop into pits. Put Neosporin or Polysporin when the zits are healing to minimize pitting. ... (1 replies)

Acne scars
Nov 22, 2006
... So the skin came off it seems. Neosporin will reduce the redness and help it heal really quick. Grow your skin back and dont use a towel on your face in that area. Treat it like it is a wound. ... (1 replies)
... Silicone scar sheets are said to be quite good for raised scars. Neosporin makes some, called Scar Solution. ... (1 replies)
... I've read a lot on this board that using Neosporin or Polysporin after the zits go down/or popped can help prevent scars. (3 replies)
Acne scars!
Apr 7, 2006
... I would say it definitely helps them heal. Make sure when you use the neosporin not to let it sit on the skin without rubbing it in. It will harden on the skin and has lead to some scabs for some people. Make sure to rub it in fully. ... (15 replies)
Acne scars!
Apr 7, 2006
... yes, i was incorrect about neosporin thinning out your skin. ... (15 replies)
Acne scars!
Apr 7, 2006
... Polysporin only helps to facilitate healing and minimize scarring when you apply it over newly popped zits, but it won't do anything once the pitted scars become permanent. ... (15 replies)
Acne scars!
Apr 7, 2006
... Neosporin won't thin your skin. It won't help old acne scars, but will help a zit that's popped to heal faster with less of a chance of scarring. ... (15 replies)
Acne scars!
Apr 6, 2006
... i won't recommend neosporin. it may cause you to breakout and it will thin your skin. Its meant to be used for wounds to promote healing not for scars. Consider researching some essential oils - ppl on this board swear by camellia, jojoba, and tamanu oil. I'm trying out camellia right now. Don't expect a quick fix (obviously). It may be 6months to a year before you notice... (15 replies)
Acne scars!
Apr 6, 2006
... on a different post someone suggested using neosporin cream. ... (15 replies)
... a lemon into every glass of water I drink and it works well, the only problem I have are the scars. I used to use Neosporin for my cystic acne but I found after I stopped using it that my cystic acne actually disappeared quicker than when I had used Neosporin. ... (9 replies)
... Please provide any tips you may have to reduce acne scaring. Does anybody put anything on the spot soon after the pimple has subsided? ... (6 replies)
Red/pink scars !
Aug 3, 2005
... just red marks and shallow scarring. I am currently using neosporin and palmers scar serum and having great results. i would recommend anyone to give it a go. ... (4 replies)
... U should try St. Ives Hydroxy peel-off masque. u can only get it at walmart. It had lactic acid in it and I use it twice a week. I had the same problem, really really dry skin with flakes and dry skin buildup causing breakouts. This stuff takes all that crap off your face then u can put on the moisturizer and it will actually work, not just pile on top of the dry skin. ... (4 replies)
... p. And if you do, NEVER NEVER NEVER, pick the scab...if you pop a cysts, use a little dab of neosporin. This works well, because popped cysts become wounds, that neosporin helps clean and heal much faster. But make sure its used only in the designated area and not on face, as it can clog pores. ... (45 replies)
... on open wounds, like popped cysts, or popped inflamed pimples. Applying a layer on your skin is going to do nothing but clog your pores and give you more acne. Neosporin will do NOTHING for scars. You can prevent scars, by not popping or squeezing. Scars will not go away with anything but time. ... (7 replies)
... I'm applying it to scars from acne. ... (7 replies)
Feb 14, 2005
... neosporin is a godsend. it's taken my face back 90% in 2 weeks of use. my face is 90% better and healed. It's helped acne, red marks, and scars sooooooo much, I'm so thankful (17 replies)

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