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A 24-year-old female asked:

Sensitive african skin. using decocort cream for face but pimples leave scars and have a bit of acne in the t-zone. what can i use to fix it?

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 57 years experience
Wrong question: This cream contains hydrocortisone and miconazole. It is of no value for acne, might make it worse.There are very effective therapies for acne. If you can consult a dermatologist, do so. You can try BENZOYL PEROXIDE gel 2% or 5%. Acne is not your fault. It is not dirt or diet or stress. It is a matter of hormones and genetics.

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Last updated Oct 27, 2020

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