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A 30-year-old female asked:

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
Pathology 44 years experience
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.

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