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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Retinoic acids: Try to get ahold of one of the topical preparations based on retinoic acid. Topical benzoyl peroxide and/or a salicylic acid wash may also help. If yo ... Read More

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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kimberly Ramsdell
24 years experience Pediatrics
Blackheads: Don't scrub! It just injures the skin and increases the risk of infection. Your hormones are to blame for the only skin and I don't think you want t ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience Dermatology
You can decrease: oil secretions by using toners or astringents on a daily basis
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Vitamin A: Vitamin a derivatives known as retinoids may help to diminish oily skin.
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A member asked:
Dr. Robert Keller
39 years experience Emergency Medicine
RetinA: Use a retina cream, get ipl, microderm abrasion and check your estrogen testosterone levels. Ipl is explained on robertkellermd.Com.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
28 years experience Pain Management
Can try these: http://health.howstuffworks.com/skin-care/problems/treating/oily-skin-treatments.htm.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Sure: Here's a link to the top 10 Tips for cleansing Oily Skin. http://health.howstuffworks.com/skin-care/cleansing/tips/10-tips-for-cleansing-oily-skin.h ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
28 years experience Pain Management
Try this: http://health.howstuffworks.com/skin-care/problems/treating/oily-skin-treatments.htm.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Kovanda
28 years experience Plastic Surgery
Aesthetician: Our skin type is genetically predetermined and can vary depending on facial location. If it is dry, moisturize it, if it is oily, dry it. A good lic ... Read More
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