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Can fine facial hair cause acne?

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Joseph Bark
Dermatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Facial hair and acne

In short, no. There is no relationship.

In brief: Facial hair and acne

In short, no. There is no relationship.
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: No. Folliculitis?

It is unlikely that fine facial hair is a cause of acne but inflammation of the oil glands associated with the hair follicle may mimic acne and may be treated with salicylic acid.

In brief: No. Folliculitis?

It is unlikely that fine facial hair is a cause of acne but inflammation of the oil glands associated with the hair follicle may mimic acne and may be treated with salicylic acid.
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