A 21-year-old female asked:
Can chocolate cause you acne?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Dermatology 35 years experience
Yes: Many foods can exacerbate acne. For many, but not everyone, chocolate is a major cause.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Does greasy foods and chocolates cause acne?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
No.: Despite the millions of patients with acne who love chocolate and greasy foods there is no evidence of a relationship. There is a potential but weak relationship with milk consumption.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Does chocolate and fried food cause acne?
5 doctor answers • 6 doctors weighed in
Gastroenterology 28 years experience
No: Acne is caused by bacteria getting trapped in the skin. Eating chocolate does not cause acne, but could make your skin oilier.
6.5k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Feb 5, 2013
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