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do black people get acne

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Dr. Amy Miller
24 years experience Family Medicine
PIH or dark spots: It sounds like something called "post inflammatory hyperpigmentation" or pih. The pigment producing cells get irritated by the inflammation and spew ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. James Seward
21 years experience Dermatology
I : I would consider either cerave hydrating cleanser or cetaphil cleanser. Both are gentle, fragrance free, and don't tend to try out the skin. Make su ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
21 years experience Pediatrics
See dermatologist: See the dermatologist for possible treatments
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hashim Alani
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Acne scars: Very carefully, see a laser surgeon, plastic or dermatologist.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
General physician: Any licensed physician can mange all but the most severe cases of acne. If topical benzoyl peroxide has not cleared you in two weeks, adding topical C ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Dermatology consult: Scarring acne in a young black woman is especially difficult and i would urge you to get without delay to a professional dermatologist. All acne can b ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan McIntosh
18 years experience Plastic Surgery
Clarisonic Skin Care: A clarisonic skin care device produces more effective results than without it. The ultrasonic action of a clarisonic cleaning device can cleanse your ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
34 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Use catuion: Aa skin is very sensitive to all the lasers and chemical peels in that the skin can become darker or lighter. Darker tends to resolve hypopigmentation ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Please see: Probably intermittent use of triluma. Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options.
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Resnik
30 years experience Dermatology
Black dot acne: Those black dots are most likely open comedones, the fancy words for blackheads. These are actually brown, and turn color because enzymes in the skin ... Read More
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