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how do you treat acne caused by oily skin?

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Dr. Maritza Baez
17 years experience Family Medicine
Acne: Don't wash your face with body soap. Also don't use alcohol or comedogenic products on your face. Try to find an acne wash system like neutrogena or something with benzoyl peroxide. Following low sodium diet might help too, since acne-causing bacteria like salt. You can try to prevent spreading bacteria onto your face by not touching your face, washing your phone, etc.
Answered on Jun 12, 2017

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