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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Use real science: Acne isn't caused by "bad" toxins. Someone not only told you this in baby talk, they told you lies and made you feel dirty in order to to sell you som ... Read More

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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Bolesta
39 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No: Lifting should not have a direct affect on your skin. See your primary doctor or a dermatologist about the acne.
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Monib Zirvi
20 years experience Dermatology
Try limiting : More than five servings of dairy (milk, cheese, ice cream, yogurt, etc.) may increase acne breakouts in some women. Try to control your dairy intake f ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Food Myths: Nope. Not in any way. If so more than a billion people would be in trouble.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience Dermatology
Topical acne medicin: If you are continuing to use your topical acne medications the redness should slowly fade with time. You can conceal them with a light foundation unti ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Not a side effect: Acne, or worsening acne has not been reported as a side effect of acyclovir. See this page where it lists the skin related side effects that have occ ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Acne: Not taking care of your self is never healthy but acne is from hormones, bacteria and an impaired ability to exfoliate. Sun won't help you need to se ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amin Ashrafzadeh
23 years experience Ophthalmology
Tea Tree Oil: Consider a course of treatment with tea tree oil. It can be very powerful, so make sure you dilute it, specially around the eyes. My patients tell m ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
Folliculitis: The skin condition on your buttock seems more likely a superficial skin infection called folliculitis. See your doctor.
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