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Why does my skin breakout during the winter but not during the summer?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology 47 years experience
Sun: The sun has a suppressive effect on acne, blue light helps acne. However the sun causes more whiteheads to form which can become inflammed amd turn into acne.
Dr. Jeffrey Hick
Dermatology 14 years experience
Eczema: You may have eczema which is sometimes called "the winter itch".

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