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does cocoa butter cause acne

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Manage your acne: These creams won't help. Topical benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid, or a topical retinoic acid preparation, will actually work though they are not pl ... Read More

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Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Acne & cocoa butter: Acne can be prevented or minimized by using a gentle cleanser twice daily, over the counter benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid products followed by a ... Read More
A 114-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Mcgowan
Specializes in Family Medicine
Soap and water: Washing your face twice a day would be the best thing, followed by a simple benzoyl peroxide wash.
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Benzoyl peroxide: has an excellent tract record and is available in washes as well as creams and gels. Use a gentle skin cleanser for washing and a non-comedogenic mois ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
18 years experience Dermatology
A few options: For over the counter methods try using products that have benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, alcohol, and acetone. For prescription treatments you may ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
18 years experience Dermatology
A few options: For over the counter methods try using products that have benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, alcohol, and acetone. For prescription treatments you may ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
No, it's not.: Keep sunburn cool with moist cool/cold compresses. Avoid alcohol containing products. Break off pieces of aloe vera plant & apply sap to skin. Con ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Foods of the Gods: Cocoa butter can be produced through extraction of natural fatty acids from cacao seeds. The cacao pod is harvested and goes into series of processes ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Depends: Scholl's verucal gel has salicylicacid , to break down the cells of warts, campher to soothes the area and gives good smell. Cocoa butter may interfer ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Candace Spann
20 years experience Dermatology
No: Cocoa butter will have no effect on Fordyce spots. Furthermore, cocoa butter can be very occlusive and lead to the development of clogged pores and m ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Culviner
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Moisturizer: That will help moisturize the skin and diminish any lines due to dry skin but will not eliminate true lines that are "creased" into the epithelium(out ... Read More
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