A 22-year-old male asked:
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How to get rid of blemishes on your face?

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Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience in Pediatrics
Acne treatment: Adult acne can be prevented or minimized by using a gentle cleanser twice daily, over the counter benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid products or prescription medications including topical cream with or without oral medications.
Answered on Oct 14, 2014

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Yes: Use benzoyl peroxide products and get a prescription for tretinoin

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