3 doctors weighed in:
How can I make my back acne go away?
3 doctors weighed in

Dr. Stephen Friedman
Dermatology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Depends
For localized back acne, topical benzoyl peroxide and a retinoids will usually suffice.
For extensive back acne, a systemic antibiotic may be necessary.

In brief: Depends
For localized back acne, topical benzoyl peroxide and a retinoids will usually suffice.
For extensive back acne, a systemic antibiotic may be necessary.
Dr. Stephen Friedman
Dr. Stephen Friedman
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
46 years in practice
16M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors