About A Year Ago I Developed A “pimple” On The Tip

Question

About a year ago I developed a “pimple” on the tip of my nose. It’s red and not sore at all. More like a raised bump. But nothing has gotten rid of it. What can I do to get rid of this?

Submitted by Shak B on 6 October 2012

Answer

Hi there. Thank-you so much for your enquiry. I must admit it’s a bit difficult to give you the best advice if I have not actually seen the spot. It could be that it is a very small network of dilated capillaries, (I have seen this before, and the patient also thought it was a “headless” pimple), in which case we need to just do some laser on the spot. If it is something else, it may be that we need to look at a different course of action. Why don’t you contact one of our Skin Renewal branches and let us have a look at it for you so that you get the best possible advice right away?

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