A member asked:

I heard that vitamin a is good for acne? i had hormone testing, came back normal, changed my diet due to food allergies. nothing seems to help.

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Dr. John Chiu answered

Specializes in Allergy and Immunology

You are likely referring to a derivative of vit A called retinoids which works for many people with acne. Topical or oral vitamin A would not do the job however. See dermatologist.

Answered Oct 27, 2016



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