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Old 11-05-2003, 05:49 PM   #1
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Banishing a zit overnight?

Any suggestions on how to get mostly rid of a bad zit over night? lol, need help

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Old 11-06-2003, 09:25 AM   #2
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Originally Posted by cookiemonster123
Any suggestions on how to get mostly rid of a bad zit over night? lol, need help
thats impossible..


Old 11-06-2003, 02:25 PM   #3
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If only it were possible! Some ways to bring it down is to ice it- some say lemon works too, toothpaste works for some-- it worked for me once on this zit I got on my nose but after that it never really worked. Use saclycic acid or something (I cannot spell that word, sorry) and/or benzoyl peroxide on it. good luck

Old 11-06-2003, 03:14 PM   #4
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Benzoyl Peroxide works pretty well for me in an emergency... Try ice too

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Old 11-06-2003, 03:41 PM   #5
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Try taking 3 ibuprofin...they help with the swelling.

Take two at supper and then three at night...This works pretty good
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Old 11-06-2003, 03:49 PM   #6
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yeah -- it is impossible to get rid of them completely, over night.. obviously. if only is right!! i tried toothpaste, and i think it made it worse... lmao. but its getting better, and toothpaste just isnt my thing.

Old 11-06-2003, 04:52 PM   #7
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Once I even tried mayonaise because someone suggested it on here. Don't bother. It didn't do a thing! It's funny how we'll try all these weird things on our faces.

Old 11-06-2003, 06:02 PM   #8
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[FONT=Georgia]What works well for me is taking some ibuprofen before I go to bed and putting BP cream on it, as well as an ointment of some kind and not touching my face at all helps!

Old 11-06-2003, 06:30 PM   #9
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I use Mario Badescu's Drying Lotion.. works like a charm!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! It does dry it up overnight.. If anything, it'll usually make it look smaller.


taking two advil works too.

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