What Causes White Heads on the Skin?

Answer Whiteheads are a very common form of acne, the most common skin disease treated by physicians. Whiteheads, otherwise known as closed comedones, are raised pus-filled bumps that commonly form around... Read More »

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What Causes White Spots on Skin?

Vitiligo is a condition that causes the skin to lose pigmentation. According to the Mayo Clinic, vitiligo makes milky-white patches on the skin. The disease affects people of all races, but it most... Read More »

What are the causes of white spots on tan skin?

Tinea versicolor is a skin condition caused by sun exposure leaving white spots on the skin. The skin tans around the dermatologic disease which leaves white patches. Although harmless, the appeara... Read More »

What are the causes of small white spots on skin?

White spots on the skin can be caused by several different dermatologic diseases. White spots can occur on any part of the body such as the upper back, shoulders, legs and arms. Although not disfig... Read More »

How do you get rid of acne on young children My four year old son has had white heads for over seven months. I have tried skin cleansers but it hasn't helped. What should i do Thanks?

If he is just four years old I suggest you get him examined by a doctor.