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Is there a connection between the birth control pill mircette (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel) and acne?

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Dr. Stephen Friedman
Dermatology

In brief: At Time Yes

In some patients, Mircette (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel) helps to improve acne if the menstrual cycles are irregular. However, some women notice their acne worsening after Mircette (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel) is administered.

In brief: At Time Yes

In some patients, Mircette (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel) helps to improve acne if the menstrual cycles are irregular. However, some women notice their acne worsening after Mircette (ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel) is administered.
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