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I Am 28 Years Old and Get Frequent Acne (Pus Acne, White Heads and Itchiness) Done Several Treatments but of No Use?

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Acne Treatment Options

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For over the counter methods try using products that have benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid, alcohol, and acetone. For prescription treatments you may be prescribed antibiotics, retinoids or vitamin A derivatives, azelaic acid, oral contraceptives, or spironolactone. Always ask a dermatologist about the possible affects and the risks vs benefits of each treatment. Make sure it's best for you.


La Jolla Dermatologist

Acne treatment

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Please consult a board certified dermatologist who can assess your acne and formulate a treatment plan for you.

Martie Gidon, MD, FRCPC
Toronto Dermatologist
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