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Is my acne caused by bacterial or fungal infection in the pores?

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Dr. Jerome Litt
Dermatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: CAUSE OF ACNE

Acne is caused by a plugging up of oil glands in the skin.
Too much oil; no way of getting out. Stop nuts and peanut butter, no chocolate. Cut way dowwn on dairy products. Bacteria, not fungus germs, are responsible for the inflammation in these pores. Wash thoroughly with an acne wash 3 times daily. See a dermatologist if it persists.

In brief: CAUSE OF ACNE

Acne is caused by a plugging up of oil glands in the skin.
Too much oil; no way of getting out. Stop nuts and peanut butter, no chocolate. Cut way dowwn on dairy products. Bacteria, not fungus germs, are responsible for the inflammation in these pores. Wash thoroughly with an acne wash 3 times daily. See a dermatologist if it persists.
Dr. Jerome Litt
Dr. Jerome Litt
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Dr. Stephen Pool
Emergency Medicine

In brief: Keep it clean

Keeping your face clean and not oily is the key.
http://www.webmd.com/beauty/skin-glow-13/minimize-pores

In brief: Keep it clean

Keeping your face clean and not oily is the key.
http://www.webmd.com/beauty/skin-glow-13/minimize-pores
Dr. Stephen Pool
Dr. Stephen Pool
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