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what to do if i heard it's good if you drink lots of water for acne, why?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Myth: This is the prescientific idea that you will "wash toxins out of your body" by your kidneys or through the back door. Being a kid with acne is difficult without having to put up with advice from ignorant people. Get a scientific rx -- your physician can clear you if you and those around you can get over the "natural is better" or "acne is your fault" mentality.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013

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