Jump to content
Acne.org
Search In
Find results that contain...
Find results in...
MonarchX

INTERNAL acne...and back cysts?

Recommended Posts

I have some facial acne, but its internal. My dermatologist (who I work for) says that this type can only be fixed with facial surgeries (they put you under steam for 30 minutes, then squeeze out the acne).

Its the type that you can't see unless you look real hard. Its normal face color, not red, not pussy.

Can anything besides squeezing help?

I tried Brevoxyl, Benzoclin, Duac, Tazorac.

All of those seem to fix topical acne, NOT internal. They do nearly nothing. I also have LITTLE of that acne - maybe 3-4 pimples on each cheek. As they get bigger (still stay internal) - I pop them, I get temporary redness, and thats it.

I workout and diet (eat healthy, take vitamins, fish oil, drink lots of water).

Also, my back has WEIRD acne. They are like papules, red, but with nothing inside. They come and go. Drying them or doing anything else just makes it worse.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


  • Personalized Advice Quiz - All of Acne.org in just a few minutes

×