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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roman Bronfenbrener
9 years experience 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
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Shakov
17 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Acne vulgaris: You need a good cleanser and benzoyl peroxide product. Your age this is hormone related. A good exfoliator will work to keep dead cells off the face ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Scientific Rx: If topical benzoyl peroxide hasn't cleared you in two weeks, get with your personal physician who can add something. Acne's not a lifestyle- ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Get real Rx: If you have severe "bad" acne and are using soap (which will not touch it) and an over-the-counter treatment (the only one that works is benzoyl perox ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Getting rid of acne: I tell my patients that the best one can hope for is acne control. True there are those with teenage acne that resolves in adulthood. There are also t ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Wrong approach: Acne is a chronic, non-lifestyle-related disease that's a grave personal and professional liability. Nothing you can do at home will clear severe acne ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Serious Rx: If you're using the word "horrible" then you're not going to be able to treat it with home / pop / "natural" remedies. Start using topical benzoyl per ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Balin
47 years experience Dermatology
Acne: Acne can be treated by your dermatologist. You will not be able to cure it by yourself if you have a bad case. It requires internal antibiotic therap ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
No quick fix: "Pretty bad" acne is unlikely to respond to over-the-counter remedies. Start using topical benzoyl peroxide as tolerated and get with your personal ph ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Rx: This is the 21st century and nobody needs to have acne; life's hard enough. I start with topical Clindamycin with or without a retinoic acid derivativ ... Read More

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