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... it feels tight, then I end up breaking out more. Has anyone tried hydrocortisone cream on the face to help decrease inflammation and driness. I heard one that if you use it on your face it can cause discoloration. Is this true? ... (5 replies)
... I wouldn't use Hydrocortisone on your face if you suffer from acne, as it can help bacteria spread, it's ok to use on idividual spots or dry patches for up to 7 day's but no longer as it can thin the skin. ... (5 replies)
... c a lot of oil free lotions can sting and dry you out even more. i need lotions for sensitive skin for daily use, but if i am seriously tight and dry those do zip, so i have to resort to aquaphor. ... (5 replies)

... I can help a little. ... (1 replies)
Recurring cysts
Dec 18, 2002
... The best thing I can recommend is 'Hydrocortisone Cream' you can buy it anywhere and it basically reduces inflammation. It states that you shouldn't use it on face or acne but I did and I had no reaction at all and it noticeably reduced the swelling. My advice to you is not to touch or press it or you'll make it worse. ... (8 replies)
... ve been combing these boards for a while and am hoping I can get some help. ... (2 replies)
... g me for well over a year...prob. 2 years! This is prob. not any consolation to you, but I also suffer with itchiness and small red patches that pop up around my face and itch like crazy! Esp. after washing my face. ... (12 replies)
... no whitehead in site, just a nice pink lump. Sucks, because we have dinner reservations tonight at a nice restaurant, and it would just be nice to ONCE put on makeup, etc, and go without wondering how my face looks. ... (61 replies)
... I've had this about 10 years so I know what it's like to have it and not deal with it. Theres no cure for it, I can just try to manage it. I'm 29 and 6'5" so I know as well as anyone how it feels to standout and having to deal with this stuff. ... (0 replies)
... Sufferings do not use the hydrocortisone cream for longer than a period of 7 days. It is a dangerous cream if used incorrectly. It does thin your skin. It can cause skin cancer. It will also create unrepairable blood vessels and "Crow's Feet" on your face. Those are permanent and not very nice. ... (9 replies)
... I too suffer with acne prone skin that is oily but can be very dry and flaky once the oil is removed. ... (4 replies)
... e," but it is very, very, very persistent. I have had persistent, large bumps develop between my eyebrows around a year and a half now and have had bumps develop on my chin within the past four months. The bumps between my eyebrows are leaving open pores. ... (4 replies)
Severe acne
Jan 13, 2010
... i.e. are you washing your face? ... (3 replies)
... and I got a few pretty good responses that have helped. I use the nizoral shampoo every couple of days for my goatee area, and it keeps that area from getting red and irritated. ... (24 replies)
... t have horrible acne, in fact I have but one pimple on my face right now, but you can't notice it because of the blotchyness of my face. I have darker patches and dots of skin all over my cheeks that make me look pretty bad. ... (9 replies)
Apr 17, 2001
... I have been on Accutane 2 weeks. I have very dry skin and my face it soooooo itchy. I talked to my dr today and he said I probably developed eczema from the dryness, well imagine that. ... (16 replies)
... You can go to the derm and they will give you a shot of cortisone to get rid of it. But if that's not an option, get some hydrocortisone cream and put it on it a few times a day. It can get rid of a zit in a day or so. But do not do this very often. ... (10 replies)
... I know this message is months after your last post. I have a similar problem of irritating my face when i get pimples and such. ... (9 replies)
Acne cured?
Dec 30, 2003
... I don't want to give any high hopes. I know that feeling of wanting clearer skin and trying all types of different schemes only to be disappointed. I will give you my answer and hopefully someone could benefit from it. ... (5 replies)

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