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Do cortisone injections heal entire areas?

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I have an area on the right side of my face (next to my nose - where the smile line is on the cheek) that seems to get these big disgusting pimples every few weeks for no apparent reason. I assume it's from smiling since maybe that stretches the skin and causes more oil production.

Anyway, if I get a cortisone injection, will it prevent pimples in that area? I attached a cheesy clip art picture to illustrate.

Also, what is the area of effect of an injection? Is it localized to one pimple? The area on my face is about 1 inch in diameter and some part of it is almost always inflamed and red.

Thanks for your reply.

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well normally cortizon injections are to just heal the pimple or cyst there , and sometimes it really doeshelp them not come back but then again, it might everyone is different.

good luck!

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