A 26-year-old male asked:
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im a male who developed acne around 14, i'm 21 now.both parents are acne free (mom gets 1 or 2 a month.dad never had it).chances good mine will clear?

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Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience Pediatrics
Not necessarily: If you have been struggling with acne for this duration of 7 years, I would not expect it to go away naturally. You are definitely correct in that there is an inherited aspect of this, but definitely pursue treatment if you are bothered by your skin's condition. There are so many treatments we could pursue!
Answered on Sep 29, 2016

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