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A 46-year-old member asked:

How can i effectively treat acne and acne scars around the nose and mouth?

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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics 34 years experience
Improve not remove: Many options exist for cosmetic improvement and include anti-inflammatories, peels, exfoliation, lasers, resurfacing, bleaching, excision, grafting, fillers, and much more, scars vary in their severity and so do the treatments. See a plastic surgeon, dermatologist or ENT for options.

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How come i get acne around my nose and mouth?

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Dental Cleaning: Have you had your teeth cleaned? The oral bacteria in the mouth are the same bacteria that can cause acne.
Last updated Jan 30, 2015

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