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Bumps On Face

Bumps on the face can be due to allergic reactions, coagulation of dead and damaged skin cells, and damaged hair follicles. They can be removed by cleaning and exfoliating the area or using dermatologist-prescribed topical applications according to the cause of concern.

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I have small bumps around my nose and freckles. Kindly help.

Query: Hello doctor, I have small bumps around my nose and some freckles on my cheeks and forehead. Can they be permanently removed? Kindly help.  Read Full »

Dr. Ashwini. V. Swamy

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Thank you for your query. I understand your concern. Warts can be treated with an application of TCA-trichloroacetic acid. Moles are usually removed with radiofrequency or electro-cautery for cosmetic reasons. However, it should always be removed completely to preven...  Read Full »

I have small firm bumps on my skin and cheek. Kindly help.

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 31-year-old male. I do not smoke or drink, and I am not currently taking any medication. Recently, I discovered two small, slightly firm bumps under my skin and my face. I noticed the one on one cheek today, and it is about the size of a pea. I only have one on my left side; the...  Read Full »

Dr. Vandana Andrews

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Thank you for your query. Based on the information you have provided, it is unlikely not a sign of cancer. The small bump under your lip has already shrunk in size, which is a good sign that it may be a benign growth, such as a sebaceous cyst or a lipoma. The bump o...  Read Full »

I am having tiny bumps on my face. Please suggest.

Query: Hello doctor, I have tiny bumps on my face. My face started getting clear of the bumps after my dermatologist built a skincare routine during the summers. But now, I shifted to another city one month ago and I can see tiny bumps all over my face. My skin type is a combination type. I use salicylic g...  Read Full »

Dr. Dhepe Snehal Madhav

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have read your query and understand your concern. It appears to be comedonal acne (grade 1). Do attach a clinical image to assess lesions for proper guidance and suggestions. Thank you.  Read Full »

I have small bumps on my face. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor.I do not have acne and my skin is clear. Except that I have microscopic bumps on my face which keep me away from having clear skin. It is on the highlighting parts of my face. T-zone, cheeks, nose, cupid's bow, and chin. Kindly help.Thank you.  Read Full »

Dr. Suvash Sahu

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I can understand your concern. From the description and photographs (attachments have been removed to protect patient's privacy) provided, it seems you are having milia. Milia are very common, benign, keratin-filled cysts that occur when dead skin cells get trapped un...  Read Full »

Could my recurring skin issue be indicative of rosacea?

Query: Hello doctor,I have been experiencing a skin issue for the past 1-2 years, characterized by bumps beneath the skin on both sides of my cheeks. These bumps occasionally become red, and acne-like spots appear, coming and going, while the bumps persist. I am uncertain whether this could be rosacea. I r...  Read Full »

Dr. Vandana Andrews

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I read your query and understand your concern. Rosacea is a chronic skin condition characterized by redness, inflammation, and occasional bumps on the face. These bumps may resemble acne but are typically not painful or pus-filled. If the bumps you are experienc...  Read Full »

I am experiencing rash with bumps on my face. Kindly help.

Query: Hi doctor,I have been experiencing a persistent rash with bumps on my cheeks, jawline, and chin since mid of a year. Despite trying Hydrocortisone and eczema ointments or creams, the bumps have not improved. I started experiencing these breakouts shortly after discontinuing the pill in November and ...  Read Full »

Dr. Suvash Sahu

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Thank you for your query. Based on the information and pictures provided it appears that you are dealing with acne vulgaris, a common skin condition that can affect both adolescents and adults. Acne vulgaris primarily involves the pilosebaceous follicles or oil glan...  Read Full »

Why do I have small, itchy pus-filled bumps on my face?

Query: Hello doctor, There are small bumps filled with white pus on my whole face. There is no redness but they are itchy. Why so? Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Vandana Andrews

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I went through your query and understood your concern. Based on the information you provided, the small bumps on your face filled with white pus and the little bit of itching could potentially be milia. Milia are small cysts that form when a protein called keratin g...  Read Full »

I am an 18-year-old experiencing severe acne. How can I overcome it?

Query: Hello doctor.I am an 18-year-old, 5 feet and 4 inches tall, and weigh roughly 143 pounds. I have severe acne on my chin, around the brow, sides of my cheeks, forehead, and occasionally on my cheeks. For the past three months, I have been taking Tretinoin (Isotrex) gel. It was fine for at least a mon...  Read Full »

Dr. Suvash Sahu

Answer: Hello, Welcome to You appear to have acne and oily skin. Acne vulgaris is a common skin condition in teenagers and adults. Because it affects pilosebaceous follicles or oil glands, it frequently affects areas with a high density of oil glands, such as the face, chest, back, and upper ar...  Read Full »

I have a terrible acne issue due to my periods. Kindly help.

Query: Hello doctor,I am a 23-year-old female. My periods are regular, and I get acne during that time. My skin got clear recently, but due to my period cycle, I had a terrible breakout this time. My acne is near the cheek and jawline area, and it has been there for a week now. The bumpiness is not going d...  Read Full »

Dr. V. Srikanth Reddy

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I thoroughly read your query and understand your concern. Acne can be treated easily with face wash, tablets, and creams. Some people have more oiliness on the face, which results in breakouts. After completing treatment for controlling the active breakouts, tablets...  Read Full »

How do I cure the small bumps on my forehead, nose, and chin?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 18 years old. I have small bumps on my forehead, nose, and chin. When I researched my skin condition online, closed comedones are the name of my skin issue. I have used multiple skincare products, but none of them seems to work for me. Right now, I do not know what to do. What sho...  Read Full »

Dr. Sandhya Narayanan Kutty

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Comedones appear due to humidity, lifestyle, diet, and hormonal fluctuations mostly seen during teenage. Kindly include an image as it will be easier to advise you based on your skin type. As of now, to lessen the appearance of the tiny bumps, I would suggest using S...  Read Full »

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