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will pregnancy cause acne
A 23-year-old female asked:
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See your doctor: You may be having hormone changes that need to be evaluated with bloodwork.
A 22-year-old female asked:
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy: Pregnancy has multiple effects in your muscles. The hormonal changes often affect ligaments which may present as "soreness". Also, pregnancy may affe ... Read More
24 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Possibly : Hormonal changes that occur during pregnancy can cause any number of symptoms...
A 39-year-old female asked:
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Trust the test: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate. They are the same tests used in a doctor's office. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The ... Read More
29 years experience Radiology
See a fertility: Specialist. Your symptoms may relate to hormone changes that occur with pregnancy, but the home pregnancy test being negative can be trusted.
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Progesterone: The hormone, progesterone, is very high in pregnancy and can cause acne.
A 27-year-old member asked:
46 years experience Dermatology
Limited: You can used topical antibiotics such as Erythromycin or over the counter salicylic preparations. A zeno device would br light o use safely. No oral m ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Options:: If otc products havent' helped, ask your ob/gyn to prescribe a topical wash or gel like benzaclim, that has antibacterial properties, and my help with ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
18 years experience Pharmacology
Acne in pregnancy: There are some tips that may help you in your pregnancy acne. Try to wash gently with a mild cleanser twice a day. Make sure to use an oil free moistu ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
50 years experience Dermatology
Yes: During pregnancy, acne is aggravated by hormonal change. Usually it would be subsided after delivery.
A 45-year-old member asked:
44 years experience Pathology
No: Your physician may offer topical clindamycin. This could be your best choice. Congratulations on your pregnancy and good luck.
A 20-year-old female asked:
32 years experience Dermatology
Pregnancy & Acne: Pregnancy can trigger acne or make existing adult acne worse. (on the other hand, some women with acne-prone skin report a decrease in breakouts durin ... Read More
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