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Are there long-term effects of acne on my child's health?

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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology
11 doctors agree

In brief: No...

...Not in the vast majority of cases.
But it can cause bad scarring if it is not treated properly.

In brief: No...

...Not in the vast majority of cases.
But it can cause bad scarring if it is not treated properly.
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dr. Joseph Eastern
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Dr. Thomas Seck
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Mental health?

If you are considering whether it's worth it or not to seek treatment, then consider mental health reasons.
Severe acne doesn't just leave physical scars, and the mental scars are definitely long-term.

In brief: Mental health?

If you are considering whether it's worth it or not to seek treatment, then consider mental health reasons.
Severe acne doesn't just leave physical scars, and the mental scars are definitely long-term.
Dr. Thomas Seck
Dr. Thomas Seck
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