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So many of skin products say that they are dermatologist recommended. Are they really?
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Dr. Linda Spencer
Dermatology
In brief: Yes
The skin product companies have dermatologists evaluate and approve the products.
It doesn't mean that all dermatologists recommend the products, it just means that some dermatologists recommend them.

In brief: Yes
The skin product companies have dermatologists evaluate and approve the products.
It doesn't mean that all dermatologists recommend the products, it just means that some dermatologists recommend them.
Dr. Linda Spencer
Dr. Linda Spencer
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Dr. Damian Cornacchia
Internal Medicine
In brief: Yes and no
Most products that make that claim have had a dermatologist say that "i recommend this product".
The question is what did he recommend it for. For example, an acne product used for severe pustular acne would be overkill for someone with a few blackheads and an occasional pimple, but the product may say recommended for acne. It may actually harm the skin in the less severe cases. Ask a professional.

In brief: Yes and no
Most products that make that claim have had a dermatologist say that "i recommend this product".
The question is what did he recommend it for. For example, an acne product used for severe pustular acne would be overkill for someone with a few blackheads and an occasional pimple, but the product may say recommended for acne. It may actually harm the skin in the less severe cases. Ask a professional.
Dr. Damian Cornacchia
Dr. Damian Cornacchia
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