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zit doctor

slang A dermatologist. ("Zit" is slang for "pimple.") You may think she's little more than a zit doctor, but she saved my life when she discovered I had skin cancer two years ago! Why would I spend so much money just to have a zit doctor tell me I should keep using moisturizers and sun block?
See also: doctor, zit

zit face

derogatory slang Someone with very bad acne or severe scarring therefrom. Sometimes hyphenated. I was a bit of a zit face in high school, but thankfully my face cleared up in college. Wow, a zit-face like you will never get a date to the dance!
See also: face, zit

crater-face

and pizza-face and pizza-puss and zit-face
n. a person with acne or many acne scars. (Intended as jocular. Rude and derogatory.) I gotta get some kind of medicine for these pimples. I’m getting to be a regular crater-face. I don’t want to end up a zit-face, but I love chocolate!

zit-face

verb

zit

(zɪt)
n. a pimple. Don’t squeeze your zits on my mirror!

zit doctor

n. a dermatologist. The zit doctor I went to was a crater-face!
See also: doctor, zit
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''Mutterings by ordinary people have spread like ripples by the Internet and have materialized,'' says Hiroshi Kotani, a Japanese cake shopkeeper and the president of the ZIT group.
* POP YOUR ZITS? Popping pimples lets bacteria and dead cells spill onto the surface of surrounding skin, which can trigger more blemishes.
STEP 3: CONCEAL THE SPOT Use a brush to apply a green-based concealer to the zit (don't freak, the weird shade actually helps cancel the redness).
Geri Halliwell looks more like Spotty Spice than Ginger Spice as she squeezes a zit.
Duane tells what it's like to suddenly feel like "a walking zit" in this funny diary about the trials and tribulations of being a newly adolescent boy.
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If you just can't leave that zit alone, she recommends applying witch hazel (you can find it at drugstores) to help clear it up.
"A lot of people take your word like it's spun gold, like there is sense to Bill indepe Zit. I just shut up.
No one in our business would question the ethics of digitally eliminating a zit from the chairman's chin, or altering a photo to stop an errant tree branch from interfering with the reader's view of the company logo.
I explain that the life cycle of a zit, left alone, is about 6 weeks.
But if Plookgate is what it takes to see Sarah Palin fail and be banished back to her home state Alaska, then it will be the most useful zit in history.
In the meantime I recommend the e.l.f Zit Zapper (www.eyeslipsface.co.uk) as it will deal with topical outbreaks and calm down any eruptions.