A 37-year-old female asked:
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Hi, im 30. How can I get rid of acne, acne dark spot & black heads from my body & face? I used retain a but my skin got inflamed & i got more pimples

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Serious Rx: The oral contraceptive pill may end your acne if you can take it. Adding topical Clindamycin to the retin a (tretinoin) is another option, and your physician might also suggest an antibiotic for systemic use.
Answered on Jun 24, 2014
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