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Mild acne help - is prescription and OTC treatments both just as effective?
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Dr. Stephen Friedman
Dermatology
In brief: Yes
Many previously prescribed acne medications are now available over the counter. Topical benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, and retinol are beneficial for mild acne.

In brief: Yes
Many previously prescribed acne medications are now available over the counter. Topical benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, and retinol are beneficial for mild acne.
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