ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Q. How to manage enlarged pores, acne, comedones, and blackheads?

Answered by
Dr. Rakesh Kumar Bahunuthula
and medically reviewed by iCliniq medical review team.
This is a premium question & answer published on Sep 03, 2022

Hello doctor,

I have prominent enlarged pores, blackheads, small pimples, uneven skin tone, comedones, and bumps on my skin. My pores are very oily, especially in the nose area, and I have a lot of blackheads there too. Kindly advise.

ADVERTISEMENT
#

Hello,

Welcome to icliniq.com.

At your age, individuals most often face such issues. However, you need not panic as there are effective treatment options available to reduce the oiliness and the pore size. You should use sunscreen, which has a matt finish with a minimum SPF of 30 or above. I suggest you consult with a specialist and start applying Tretin (Tretinoin) 0.025 % cream with their consent, only a peanut volume, daily evening for 4 hours and wash it off with water and apply a moisturizer. Take a diet rich in vitamins A and C.

Hello doctor,

Can you list the products for me? It would be helpful.

#

Hello,

Welcome back to icliniq.com.

I suggest you consult a specialist and take the following medications with their consent.

1) Photostable gold sunscreen (Methoxycinnamate, Methylene, Tetramethylbutylphenol, Silica, Triazone, Ethylhexyloxyphenol, and Methoxyphenyl triazide) daily in the morning.

2) Tretin (Tretinoin) 0.025% cream daily in the evening for 4 weeks.

3) Moisawave cream at night.


Was this answer helpful?

 | 

Same symptoms doesn’t mean you have the same problem. Consult a doctor now!



Related Questions:
Acne: Skin Care Tips and Treatment Options

.. to treat your acne? The first step is to figure out what types of acne blemishes you have. Read the article to know more .. ...   Read full

There are lots of scars and blackheads on my face. What to do?

After a few months, it came back and I have lots of scars and blackheads on my face ...   Read full

I am having underarm darkness and blackheads for many years. Please advice.

Hello doctor,I am having underarm darkness and blackheads for many years ... It helps to reduce prominent hair follicle which looks like blackheads to you ...   Read full

ADVERTISEMENT

Also Read Answers From:

ideaComprehensive Medical Second Opinion.Submit your Case

Also Read


Listeriosis - Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention
Listeriosis is a bacterial infection, that can result in severe complications like meningitis, sepsis, and even death. R...  Read more»
Myositis - Types, Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, and Prognosis
The term "myositis" refers to a set of uncommon diseases. To know more about myositis, read the full article below.  Read more»
Osteoporosis: an Important Public Health Problem
Osteoporosis is a problem that is largely preventable. This article focuses on the causes of osteoporosis and the availa...  Read more»

Ask your health query to a doctor online?

Ask a Cosmetologist Now

* guaranteed answer within 4 hours.

Disclaimer: No content published on this website is intended to be a substitute for professional medical diagnosis, advice or treatment by a trained physician. Seek advice from your physician or other qualified healthcare providers with questions you may have regarding your symptoms and medical condition for a complete medical diagnosis. Do not delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice because of something you have read on this website. Read our Editorial Process to know how we create content for health articles and queries.