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I Stopped Taking Birth Control and Now I Have Cystic Acne. Im 30 and Everything is Too Harsh and Not Working. I Would Love Help?

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Acne and Birth Control

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Thank you for your question. Adult acne is very common, oftentimes due to hormonal changes. There are birth control pills that are FDA approved for hormonal acne. I would recommend consulting with a Board Certified Dermatologist for safest and best treatment option. I hope this helps.

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