A 31-year-old member asked:
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how true is it that sulfur soap can remove stubborn pimples?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Can help: Sulfur can be effective in decreasing acne, bu itself or in combination with other topical agents.
Answered on Sep 29, 2016
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