How can I get rid of Fordyce spots?


Fordyce's spots are small red or white bumps that appear on the scrotum and penis of some men or on the labia of some women. They also sometimes appear on the inside of your lips. The most successful way of removing them is through the use of a vaporizing laser treatments. Both CO2 lasers and electrodesiccation are used with varying degrees of success, though most doctors recommend against treatment as the spots are a harmless cosmetic problem and not a medical concern.
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These spots are the penis equivalent of blackheads so squeezing until the subcutaneous fatty substance is expelled works. First answer by Americaned. Last edit by Americaned. Contributor
Not medical advice: To get rid of Fordyce Spots, apply tretinoin cream or gel daily to the affected areas. This will reduce the prominence of the spots.
They subside by their own after few years.
1. Massage the areas where the cholesterol spots appear. Use the tips of your fingers and rub gently in circular motions, as the delicate skin around your eyes can be easily damaged
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