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Could the dry skin around my mouth be causing acne?

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Dr. Sheila Calderon
40 years experience in Internal Medicine
Not likey: Dry skin around your mouth can be from cold air, allergies to toothpaste, cheap metals in fake jewlery, nail polish and more. Acne comes from inflamed oil glands from hormone changes, stress, lack of sleep, genetics and more. See you doctor to get the correct therapy for both issues.
Answered on Oct 4, 2016

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