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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kalish Kedia
52 years experience in Urology
No it does not : Masturbation does not cause acne.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Ojugbeli
24 years experience in Family Medicine
See a doctor: If you have pigmentation problems, there are no over the counter treatments that will help. Using a skin product with hydroquinone 4% coupled with che ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
No: Neither has any significant contribution to acne.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lane Childs
33 years experience in Urology
Not related: These two items are not likely related. Nevertheless the advice is "stop. ". If related both problems are resolved.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
8 years experience in Dermatology
Meds: Many patients do well with over the counter benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid preparations. Some patients require topical or oral antibiotics or reti ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience in Neurology
Entirely unrelated: I'm not sure where the notion came to you that eruptions of acne on the face and masturbation are related as cause and effect. There is no such conne ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Hagler
80 years experience in Geriatrics
???: Please define your specific complaint.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emily Altman
27 years experience in Dermatology
No: Masturbation does not lead to skin darkening or acne breakouts. Acne breakouts often do happen with increased hormones during puberty. So this is coin ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ellen Turner
19 years experience in Dermatology
No.: Masturbation has absolutely nothing to do with pimple formation or treatment.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Sex - acne: The sex/ masturbation is not likely to be the cause of acne.

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