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A 17-year-old female asked:

Please give me as much advice. i'm going on holiday in a hot country which means i'm gonna be sweating. and i heard sweating may cause acne. help?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Enjoy your trip: If you are reasonably concerned with acne, based on your personal history (sweating's not really the cause but can make it flare), pack some benzoyl peroxide and use it prophylactically.

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