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24-12-2007
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^Cortisone shots.

Cortisone is useful in suppressing inflammation in the short term, and in the long term, dissolving scar tissue, stabilizing the body's defenses, speeding the healing process, and is very effective in causing certain cysts to disappear.
By the same logic could you then just apply a hydro-cortisone creme topically at home?

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By the same logic could you then just apply a hydro-cortisone creme topically at home?
I used to do that before I 'discovered' benzoyl peroxide and it seemed to work pretty well.

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^I better try that, thanks so much!!

I agree that an antibacterial gel could work as well (such as Neosporin) since it helps heal cuts - and that is essentially what a squeezed zit is.

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^ Exactly. Everytime I pick a zit it turns into an ugly scabbie.

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