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A 18-year-old female asked:

I'm frugal. can i use a soft bristle toothbrush to exfoliate my face? i have oily acne prone skin, but get dry skin from treatments.

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Louis Gallia
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
Yes: Yes, that would work. Make sure new brush.
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
Choose a baby brush: and always moisturize the skin after toothbrush exfoliation. Using a baby toothbrush for skin treatment is effective at most times.

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Last updated Nov 14, 2015

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