A 37-year-old member asked:
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can my acne heal after using accutane?

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Dr. Edwin Ishoo
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Accutane: You are still having acne at 37 and have been recently treated with Accutane? I have my doubts about your age which I believe to be under 16 and am unable to provide you with a response.
Answered on Sep 29, 2016

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