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is it possible to cut the skin off your face to remove acne?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Don't do it: If you feel an urge to cut or self-mutilate, please make an appointment with your physician, or if you cannot resist it, go to the emergency room. This won't help acne and i believe you realize this. If you feel self-loathing because of you acne, you are not alone. Any competent primary care physician can manage it. Pick up the phone and make a call on your own.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013

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