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... I typically have about 1 or 2 cyst somewhere on my face. ... (0 replies)
... painful cysts. My derm told me to wash with aqua glycolic cleanser to exfoliate the skin to keep it clearer and to put on a dab of hydrocortisone cream on any of the painful cysts to help reduce the inflammation. This did work for me, but please pass anything by your doctor first. Good luck. ... (1 replies)
... I used to go to the derm to get cortisone injections. Sometimes I'd put the hydrocortisone cream on them and take ibuprofen (like scouselad suggested). That works pretty good too. (12 replies)

... For a week now I've had 2 HUGE cysts on my cheek and one on my chin. ... (5 replies)
... are your cysts small and on your face? ... (2 replies)
... CVS makes an acne body scrub with 2 % salicylic acid that's helped me, but I've been on (and now, for about six months, off) Accutane for a while. I get smaller occasional zits and once in a while a moderate cyst but it's nothing like it used to be. Unfortunately I still have little red nodules on my chest (I think I might have irritated my skin with a depilatory,... (3 replies)
Saw Palmetto???
Jun 10, 2004
... ince i cant post links to other sites i thought i would just share some info with you guys..I will be trying this myself ..starting today!! I recieved some in fo on how to get rid of those large painfull cysts....I was told by someone that had been taking this for 3 weeks already that her symptoms have eased tremendously!!! ... (0 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)
... Here,s some tips to help your cysts look less noticable in around 48 hours,it works for me so hopefully it may work for you. ... (11 replies)
... I'm sorry you're having a flare-up. I had them occasionally even on Accutane, but I thought it might be hormonal (I'm a girl)/menstrually related. All I can recommend is that you try using a mixture of 10% over-the-counter Benzoyl peroxide mixed with hydrocortisone cream (also in the drugstore) on cysts. Unfortunately, I used that to deflate the cysts and bring them to a... (2 replies)
... I do not get small acne pimples, only cysts. Anyway, Ive been on accutane 4 times. ... (19 replies)
... I feel your pain. I'm sorry you're going through this. I myself have had cystic acne for years, cycle back and forth, and am now breaking out...and picking. And making it worse. I've been struggling with all of these for years, and yes, it's out of helpless frustration. I can help a little. I bring the cysts down by mixing benzoyl peroxide and hydrocortisone cream... (1 replies)
... not even my derm pickked up on it. ... (4 replies)
... a very low dose of OT. She also wants me to take 100MG of Minocyline for seven days once a month the week before my cycle. I get one or two cysts a month and there rear their heads right when I start my cycle, so she is thinking the will help, but she reiterated to only take it for 7 days and then stop. ... (4 replies)
... Yes, it sounds like you are describing cysts. You should see a doctor and get on an antibiotic. Benzoyl peroxide is a good topical treatment, and hydrocortisone cream and Advil will help with the swelling. ... (4 replies)
Acne cysts
Dec 20, 2001
... to get rid of cyst, i use a diaper rash cream i found at rite-aid with 40% zinc oxide. but a big dab on the cyst at night, and cover up with a round band-aid. repeat, and after about 3 to 4 nights, the cyst will pop and go away. doing the same with a 1% hydrocortisone helps as well. (7 replies)
B5 Day 11
Apr 24, 2003
... oing to be hard for you to tell what is doing what since you are taking both mino and b5. i myself am starting b5.....but i think i am going to get a topical b5 cream too cuz thats what the people in the study did. ... (6 replies)
Blue Peel
Jul 4, 2002
... LOL...I had to go pull out all my products and it now looks like I have a cosmetics counter on my desk! ... (52 replies)

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