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A 21-year-old male asked:

Medicated cream for black and white head?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 46 years experience
Serious Rx: You've already got acne scarring. This would not have happened if you'd gotten cared for by a scientific physician. Acne is a serious, chronic, non-lifestyle-related disease, a major personal and professional liability, that can be managed by 21st century care. With many blackheads, a topical retinoic acid derivative is a good choice; since scarring's present, likely an antibiotic also. Go for it.
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Last updated Dec 9, 2013


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