What to do with pustules on the neck?
I have some white-headed pus-like pustules on my neck for about 3 months now. The doctor asked me, what should I do if I have pustules on my neck? How to treat at home? I would like to thank you.
Answered by Specialist Doctor I Le Thi Thu Hang - Dermatologist - Department of Medical Examination & Internal Medicine, Vinmec Hai Phong International General Hospital.
With the question "What to do with pustules on the neck?", the doctor would like to answer as follows:
Based on the description, you may have acne or inflammation hair follicles. To treat at home, you should bathe with mild soaps, avoid squeezing acne, can disinfect with a solution containing iodine (betadine). If persistent acne does not go away, you should see a dermatologist for a detailed diagnosis and advice.
If you still have questions about pustules, you can go to a hospital of Vinmec Health System for further examination and advice. Thank you for trusting and sending questions to Vinmec. Wishing you lots of health.