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What can i do to help my pregnancy acne?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology 47 years experience
Limited: You can used topical antibiotics such as Erythromycin or over the counter salicylic preparations. A zeno device would br light o use safely. No oral meds would be used
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics 35 years experience
Good skin care: Concerns for your babies health trump the skin care. Avoid retinoids in the first trimester. A good skin care regiment is best and the acne may not always be preventable or treatable due to natural hormone alterations. Discuss with your gynecologist and dermatologist.
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