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How to remove acne or pimples?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: Skin care

Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day & use oil free products.
No oily hair or heavy foundations. Exfoliate occasionally. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid touching face (cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider otc products (salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). If > mild acne see dermatology.

In brief: Skin care

Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day & use oil free products.
No oily hair or heavy foundations. Exfoliate occasionally. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid touching face (cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider otc products (salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). If > mild acne see dermatology.
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Dr. Ronan Monsef
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Options

There are many medications and treatments from antibiotics to cleansers to acutane.
See a dermatologist to choose the right option or treatment for you.

In brief: Options

There are many medications and treatments from antibiotics to cleansers to acutane.
See a dermatologist to choose the right option or treatment for you.
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