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Is it ok to use burts bees deep pore scrub while on accutane ? i've used an aha/bha exfoliating cleanser before and no irritation!

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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics 35 years experience
Ok but carefully: Be cautious about exfoliating beyond the stratum corneum. Deeper exfoliation and particularly any that causes bleeding will likely lead to prolonged healing and scars.
Dr. Vicki Levine
Dermatology 42 years experience
I would not use any type of exfoliation on the skin while you are on Accutane your skin is dry enough from this drug
Jul 12, 2013
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik commented
Surgery - Plastics 35 years experience
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The I you for clarification
Jul 12, 2013

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