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How come I get many pimples after sexual intercourse?
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
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In brief: Acne and sex
Several studies show very small increases in testosterone after orgasm in both men and women.
Studies specific to arousal show from very small increases in hormone levels to insignificant changes. These increases in hormone levels may be responsible for your increase on acne. However, more research is needed to show a direct cause and effect.

In brief: Acne and sex
Several studies show very small increases in testosterone after orgasm in both men and women.
Studies specific to arousal show from very small increases in hormone levels to insignificant changes. These increases in hormone levels may be responsible for your increase on acne. However, more research is needed to show a direct cause and effect.
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dr. Michael Fisher
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Dr. Christopher Khorsandi
Surgery - Plastics
In brief: honeymoon acne
Sometimes a patient's skin flora interacts with their partners to result in acne occurring in areas of body contact.
However more serious types of sexually transmitted diseases need to be ruled out first. These include herpes and molluscum contagiosum.

In brief: honeymoon acne
Sometimes a patient's skin flora interacts with their partners to result in acne occurring in areas of body contact.
However more serious types of sexually transmitted diseases need to be ruled out first. These include herpes and molluscum contagiosum.
Dr. Christopher Khorsandi
Dr. Christopher Khorsandi
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