A 23-year-old female asked:
Are there any home remedies for treating acne? or is it most effective to treat with otc products such as; clean & clear, stridex, clearasil, (benzoyl peroxide) etc?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Emergency Medicine 24 years experience
Majority-->OTC: Most people find improvement with over-the-counter meds. If you are not, should see a dermatologist for assistance.
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Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Acne: Home remedies i don't know. Medically you have to know first whether acne is mild, moderate or severe. If mild and moderate use stridex in am and clearsil in pm. If acne is cystic, nodular or recalcitrant, please see dermatologist for other options. Thanks.
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Last updated Dec 21, 2013
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