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how to get rid of clogged pores from shaving

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aleks Radovic
6 years experience Emergency Medicine
Try: Benzoyl peroxide (in many OTC acne washes) and warm water while cleansing. Best of luck.

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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Moisturising Lotion: Avoid harsh chemicals/ soap/ meds. Clean face towel daily. Mild nonallergenic wash. Vitamin a supplement.Overall cleanliness, avoid indoor animals, pm ... Read More
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Dr. Mary Ellen Luchetti
34 years experience Dermatology
Neither: Aczone is topical dapsone which is an antibiotic. Finacea is azealic acid . This medicine is better for rosacea and hyperpigmentation. Retinoids (R ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Acne Therapy: Benzoyl peroxide has an antibacterial effect and may also decrease the chemical reaction that changes the lining of the hair follicle. This may help r ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Hill
22 years experience Family Medicine
No perfect solution: There is no perfect solution - you should wash well, pat dry and there are prescription meds that can help. Poking, picking and squeezing can actual ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Stephens
17 years experience Dermatology
Be evaluated: I would recommend seeing a dermatologist. Prescription topical retinoid medications can be helpful in preventing clogged pores.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
You heard WRONG: Tretinoin is excellent therapy for clogged pores [comedones]. You need to be seen by a dermatologist for best result. There are several forms and diff ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Examination: These lesions would require evaluation to include visualization and history to provide you with an accurate diagnosis & treatment plan. Consider a ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emil Shakov
16 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Extraction: You can see a doctor for comedonal extraction that can open the pores.

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