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What is the best face wash to use for extremely bad acne?

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Dr. John Ebner
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If you have really bad acne, using just a face wash will do little to help.
This type of acne will usually result in scarring and so you should certainly seek the advice and help of your pcp or a dermatologist. There are great treatments for bad acne to avoid scarring and get clear skin. That said, use a salicylic acid containing acne face wash. Good luck.

In brief: Get some help

If you have really bad acne, using just a face wash will do little to help.
This type of acne will usually result in scarring and so you should certainly seek the advice and help of your pcp or a dermatologist. There are great treatments for bad acne to avoid scarring and get clear skin. That said, use a salicylic acid containing acne face wash. Good luck.
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