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FGS i have a hideous giant THING on my chin, for the love of God help me get rid of it!

(29 Posts)
SmallShips Thu 09-Oct-08 18:25:11

It's been there for about a week, like a HUGE (marrofat pea size) spot, but has no head, its hard and only hurts when i try to rip it off (which hasn't worked btw, but has left a scabby, red, horrible mess).

It's so big/deep i can feel through my chin in my mouth, with my tongue.

How do i get rid of it with out the help of a doctor/antibiotics?

Help!

CurleyWurlyWoooooooo Thu 09-Oct-08 18:25:49

Balaclava??

SmallShips Thu 09-Oct-08 18:26:11

Apologies for awful grammar.

SmallShips Thu 09-Oct-08 18:27:02

That can be the back up plan CurleyWurly.

CurleyWurlyWoooooooo Thu 09-Oct-08 18:27:03

Apologies for awful suggestiongrin

bellavita Thu 09-Oct-08 18:27:05

Leave it alone - that is how to get rid of it.

SmallShips - can I just say, everytime I see your name, I think of an elf! grinthat was a flippin good thread.

Shitehawk Thu 09-Oct-08 18:27:24

Sounds more like a boil than a spot - you might well need antibiotics if it's as big a mess as you say.

Ripping spots off is a pretty silly thing to do though ...

CurleyWurlyWoooooooo Thu 09-Oct-08 18:27:44

Oh always good to have a backup plangrin

SmallShips Thu 09-Oct-08 18:28:03

lol bellavita.

bellavita Thu 09-Oct-08 18:29:40

SmallShips - is there a fancy dress code for DH's xmas party?

SmallShips Thu 09-Oct-08 18:29:56

I know i shouldn't have touched it, but it was staring at me.

SmallShips Thu 09-Oct-08 18:31:23

I knew that bloody elf would come back to haunt me lol. I'm hoping his christmas party is cancelled, it usually ends in tears.... mine.

bellavita Thu 09-Oct-08 18:35:21

sorry SmallShips - but at least you are remembered for something! wink

SmallShips Thu 09-Oct-08 18:39:05

Yes i made the round up on my 1st post (under the SmallShips name atleast) and everything wink.

SmallShips Thu 09-Oct-08 18:40:08

Right now someone fix my face! Please please please!

sarah293 Thu 09-Oct-08 18:40:11

Message withdrawn

CurleyWurlyWoooooooo Thu 09-Oct-08 19:41:11

Is it time for the backup plan yet?? grin

ScareyBitchFeast Thu 09-Oct-08 19:45:07

boiling water:?

watsthestory Thu 09-Oct-08 19:47:24

Message withdrawn

SmallShips Thu 09-Oct-08 19:48:08

The balaclave is looking promising TBH. I just put toothpaste on it, i nearly passed out, it hurt... alot!!

What do i do with the boiling water, just wash it?

ScareyBitchFeast Thu 09-Oct-08 19:48:59

well, when water has cooled down a bit, put it on chin with cotton wool, ouch

SmallShips Thu 09-Oct-08 19:49:28

I think you're right about the boil, its definately not just a rather large spot.

So how do i get rid of this boil then?

SmallShips Thu 09-Oct-08 19:51:24

Thanks. Will try that next then Scarey .

ScareyBitchFeast Thu 09-Oct-08 19:51:58

bring the boil to its head!

SmallShips Thu 09-Oct-08 19:58:19

Am doing the boiling water thing, nearly as painful as the toothpaste.

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