A 20-year-old male asked:
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does drinking a lot of water good for your skin, and against acne?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
No: It won't help. As before, your best remedy by far is the topical benzoyl peroxide. If you can't tolerate it, a salicylic acid wash or a retinoic acid derivative may be an alternative.
Answered on Jan 5, 2019
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