In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- My skin was not absent of blemishes, I had a pimple on my cheek and a scar on my chin.
- Any infection in this area, as from a pimple or boil in the nostril or on the upper lip or nose, may cause a local tissue inflammation known as cellulitis.
- He was the kind of guy who never had to worry about acne and pimples because he never had them.
- These infections may be mild such as pimples or boils or serious, for example infection of the bloodstream, bones or joints.
- Dry skin, pimples, cramping during exercise and strongly coloured urine can also be the result of dehydration.
- Some of these pimples contain pus and appear as small white bumps.
- You've learned the hard way that picking pimples can leave small scars or even big crater-like ones.
- Lesions or pimples develop as a result of the skin's being irritated.
- Flawless skin suddenly erupts with pimples as one grows up.
- Do you want an overweight guy with scars and pimples who lives out of a cardboard box?
- Clay masks cover similar ground as exfoliators by cleaning pores, but they also smooth your skin and dry out pimples.
- I love to pop pimples or boils or blisters especially when they reside on a body other than my own.
- After Liu asked the man about his own health condition, he rolled up his sleeve and showed her pimples on his own skin.
- Symptoms of rosacea include skin redness and pimples on the nose, chin, cheeks or forehead.
- Yes, spots, pimples and cold sores are less important than bad breath or missing teeth.
- With inflammatory acne, the whiteheads become overloaded with bacteria and swell, producing pimples and pustules.
- When your skin is tan, pimples may seem better because the redness is harder to see.
- He reported that in the wake of the air strikes on fishing villages, people found that their bodies had large pimples and boils.
- Another strain of the bacterium staphylococcus aureus already lives on the skin of a third of the population but rarely causes anything more serious than pimples or boils.
- His body was covered in boils and scars and pimples and it was a truly disgusting monster.
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