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how do you get rid of blackheads and pores on your face?

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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 32 years experience
BlackHeads: There are many products that help remove blackheads and open pores: epiduo, ziana, acanya, retin a, (tretinoin) atralin, chemical peels, differin, proactive and others. See your dermatologist for a prescription.

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A 44-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me how to get rid of blackheads on my face?

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Dr. Glenn Messina
Aesthetic Medicine 35 years experience
Sebum: These blackheads are open comedones and the sebum ( oil) oxidizes and becomes black. Its important to use a daily face wash with either glycolic or salicylic acid. exfoliation with a retin-a prep is also helpful.

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