Boils and pimples


BOILS AND PIMPLES


Introduction-

They appear when bacteria start multiplying rapidly beneath the skin and start generating poisonous chemical. Boils and pimples appeared on the body are a type of swelling with pain and pus. These can be appeared on any part of the body due to bacteria that present on the skin as harmless and inactive, but go on infecting beneath the skin. As a result of it, blisters filled with pus are appeared on that place. Boils or a group of boils is known as sinus.

Cause-

They appear when bacteria start multiplying rapidly beneath the skin and start generating poisonous chemical. Due to these chemicals, burning starts on the skin. WBCs come ahead in large number and start gathering on the affected to fight against bacteria that is converted in pus later and is become the center point of these boils. Pus is the mixture of destroyed cells, WBCs and bacteria. 

Symptom-

When the swollen part is become red and painful, pus starts forming in it later and pimples start appearing as yellow with the aggravation of pain and swelling.

These boils and pimples can be treated by giving pressure on the acupoints as shown in figure.