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A 16-year-old female asked:

My acne products cause my skin to peel and dry, but i've got combination oily and dry skin. i don't want to use a cream moisturizer, what should i do?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics 35 years experience
Consider squalane: Some patients report that they like pure squalane encircled should be applied in a very small quantity. Make.Sure you exfoliate to remove old dead dry layers of skin.
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Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
Obstetrics & Gynecology 35 years experience
A low dose antibiotic for an extended length of time with or without contraceptive pills may be useful. Sometimes an anti androgen pill is also helpful
May 30, 2015
Last updated May 30, 2015

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