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What works best for whiteheads around the mouth?

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Dr. John Ebner
Dermatology
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In brief: Gentle exfoliating

Whiteheads around mouth are best treated with very gentle exfoliation with a fine grit polishing facial scrub.
Only do this once to twice weekly as this problem takes time to correct and the more aggressive you are, the more likely you are to cause inflammation, worsening of acne and possible scarring.

In brief: Gentle exfoliating

Whiteheads around mouth are best treated with very gentle exfoliation with a fine grit polishing facial scrub.
Only do this once to twice weekly as this problem takes time to correct and the more aggressive you are, the more likely you are to cause inflammation, worsening of acne and possible scarring.
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