A 20-year-old male asked:
sir i have oily face. it becomes oily after every 1 or 2 hrs of washing my face. wht would i do to prevent mild acne as i also use benzoylperoxide c.
1 doctor answer
Dr. Antoanella Calame answered
19 years experience Dermatology
Different options: For over the counter methods try using products that have benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, alcohol, and acetone. For prescription treatments you may be prescribed antibiotics, retinoids or vitamin a derivatives, azelaic acid, oral contraceptives, or spironolactone. Always ask a dermatologist about the possible affects and the risks vs benefits of each treatment. Make sure it's best for you.
Answered on Sep 17, 2013
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