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can i use hibiclens for staph infection on my face?

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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 44 years experience
Surface only: Hibiclens will kill staph bacteria on the surface of the skin - but any infection involving tissue below the surface needs a systemic (oral or injectable) antibiotic.

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