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How can toothpaste help get rid of pimples?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ronald Konig
Dentistry - Cosmetic
2 doctors agree

In brief: It does not

This is news to me, never heard this one before.

In brief: It does not

This is news to me, never heard this one before.
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Dr. Alex Shvartsman
Dentistry - Cosmetic
1 doctor agrees

In brief: It cant

It may actually irritate your skin more.

In brief: It cant

It may actually irritate your skin more.
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Dr. David Gisborne
Dentistry

In brief: Facial Mask

Toothpaste probably acts like a facial mask in that it dries out the infected area [use the paste not the gel].
In addition some toothpastes contain alcohol, or antibacterial compounds [i.e. Triclosan] which can kill bacteria. Do not leave it on your face overnight.

In brief: Facial Mask

Toothpaste probably acts like a facial mask in that it dries out the infected area [use the paste not the gel].
In addition some toothpastes contain alcohol, or antibacterial compounds [i.e. Triclosan] which can kill bacteria. Do not leave it on your face overnight.
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