A 22-year-old female asked:
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is there any way to help decrease the amount of oil my skin produces? i wash, exfoliate, tone, and moisturize. i exfoliate 3-4 times a week

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Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Decrease Skin Oil: Low dose Accutane is a very effective way of reducing skin oil. 20mg two to three times a week works at reducing skin oil.
Answered on Jun 24, 2014
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