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How can I avoid skin breakouts during drug detox?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
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In brief: Acne medications

Acne flare-ups during drug detox or other times of life can be treated with routine acne medications.
This includes over-the-counter benzoyl peroxide creams or gels. A doctor can also prescribe antibiotic gels such as Cleocin (clindamycin phosphate) t gel and/or retinoids such as differin gel. Detox is a stressful time, so one should be sure not to over-scrub, over-wash, or otherwise irritate his or her skin.

In brief: Acne medications

Acne flare-ups during drug detox or other times of life can be treated with routine acne medications.
This includes over-the-counter benzoyl peroxide creams or gels. A doctor can also prescribe antibiotic gels such as Cleocin (clindamycin phosphate) t gel and/or retinoids such as differin gel. Detox is a stressful time, so one should be sure not to over-scrub, over-wash, or otherwise irritate his or her skin.
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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology

In brief: You may not

You may not have any breakouts.

In brief: You may not

You may not have any breakouts.
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