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Does salt water for pimples make everything worse?

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Dr. John Ebner
Dermatology
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In brief: Not Usually

Salt water or ocean swimming is not usually a sources for making acne worse.
In fact, it will usually help. If you are washing your face with salt water, then it may make things worse until your skin has a chance to acclimatize to this. I hope that answers your question.

In brief: Not Usually

Salt water or ocean swimming is not usually a sources for making acne worse.
In fact, it will usually help. If you are washing your face with salt water, then it may make things worse until your skin has a chance to acclimatize to this. I hope that answers your question.
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