A 31-year-old female asked:
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what's the difference between black soap and sulfur soap. and what are their purpose.

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Dr. Karen Dantin
36 years experience Family Medicine
Compare: Read the labels. The difference will be evident when you compare the ingredients
Answered on Apr 4, 2017
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Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Check out these: Links. Hope you'll have a smooth skin like those hollywood celebrities! http://africaimports.com/black_soap_article.asp . http://www.livestrong.com/article/159833-what-are-the-benefits-of-sulfur-soap/#page=1.
Answered on Dec 10, 2013
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Dr. Morris Westfried
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Can help: Sulfur can be effective in decreasing acne, bu itself or in combination with other topical agents.
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Dr. Sheila Calderon
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No: Avoid ingredients you may be allergic to. Consider moisturizers, aveeno (oatmeal) bath oil and witch hazel to manage the itch until you see a doctor.
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Dr. Nela Cordero
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ACNE: Your dermatologist can give a special soap if needed. You can use any antibacterial soap
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Use something better: Sulfur soap isn't very effective. If topical benzoyl peroxide as tolerated hasn't cleared you in two weeks, get with your personal physician who can a ... Read More

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