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How Do I Reduce Large Pores and Prevent Dark Spots from Acne?

I'm 26 years old and my skin started breaking out very badly when I was 23 years old. I've tried Proactiv but it did not work for me. Right... READ MORE

Black Women Skin Type With Dark Spots After Acne? What Are My Options? (photo)

I was wondering how do I get rid of ance and dark spots after pimples are popped or gone, My skin breaks out so bad and leave behind black dark spots... READ MORE

Skin Products That Would Best Help with my Acne?

I have acne problems and it comes and goes. At times it seems to be clearing up, and only brown spots are left on my face, but as my face seems to be... READ MORE

Hydroquinone Causing Peeling and Pinkness

I have used hydroquinone to lighten dark spots from previous acne, I then rubbed too hard causing my skin's top layer to come off and pus came out. I... READ MORE

Natural Remedy for Deep Pores from Acne?

I have deep pores created by acne on one cheek. The skin looks very uneven because of that. Can I have some natural remedy for that? READ MORE

Skin Damage Reversible with Young Skin?

When I was 15 I got overwhelmed with one pimple. So I washed my face and than when it was dry I would scratch my whole face while it was flaky, that... READ MORE

Blocked Pores; What Am I Doing Wrong? Overexfoliation? Wrong Scrub?

I have oily skin and am very acne prone, but the activity has decreased significantly in the last year. I exfoliate every other day with Clinique face... READ MORE

Safe Exfoliant to Use While on Doryx and Tretinoin?

I am on Doryx 150mg and Tretinoin 0.025%. I am a African American with dark acne spots. Is it ok for me to use Dermalogica Gentle Cream Exfoliant for... READ MORE

Procedure for Mild Acne and Fine Lines?

I am a 23-year-old female. I have an oily skin with mild acne, but I'm not sure if my skin dries when I use some cosmetics or take some capsules. I... READ MORE

How to Control Breakouts While on Anti-aging Regimen?

I have been using Clenziderm (Normal to Oily) for 3 months now, and it has noticeably helped with the acne/breakouts that I've been battling for... READ MORE

I Am Having Extremely Dry Lips and Skin Around Mouth. Please Suggest a Way out to Get Rid off It?

Hi! I am 29 years old. Due to acne my Dr has prescribed me to take Isotretinoin. But my lips and skin especially around mouth is getting extremely dry... READ MORE

What Should my Regimen Include to Fix These Skin Issues I'm Having? (photo)

What would be the ideal skin care regimen to treat this monstrosity that is my skin? As you can see from the pictures I have post-inflammatory... READ MORE

For medium sun damage and acne dark spots, what's the best way to get even skin tone? (photos)

I hear a lot of horror stories just from this Website regarding ipl or co2, how they lost collagen and scarring occurs etc. Any advise regarding this... READ MORE

What Procedure or Procedures Would Be Best to Have Spotless Skin?

I have terrible acne that is really affecting my everyday life. I have acne on my face, back, and chest that leaves dark spots. I also have dark spots... READ MORE

What's the Best Treatment for Oily and Acne-prone Skin?

Hi doctors, I'm in my late 20's and I have Asian/Oriental skin. I've used Adapalene cream in the past for 3 months or so, with some improvement. But... READ MORE

How Can I Strengthen Skin After Benzoyl Peroxide Weakened It?

I used benzoyl peroxide 10% all year last year and now I'm getting lots of scars (icepicks/boxcar scars). I know it is the benzoyl peroxide that... READ MORE

Large Pores, Broken Capillaries, Moderate Acne Scarring - Best Solutions?

I have large pores, redness (mostly broken capillaries, it seems) and moderate acne scarring on my face. I had fractional Co2 laser last summer... READ MORE

Looking for Treatment for Big Pores and Holes in the Skin

Still have acne. but they seem to come under the skin and cann'not be popped. I have large pores and holes in my skin from black heads and want to... READ MORE

Skin Issues on Buttocks

I have problems with my butt area skin. 1- Big painfull red acnes during my period, which their scar remains for years! 2- brown spots that has... READ MORE

Elidel Cream and Pregnancy?

I have acne with eczema and my doctor gave me elidel cream 1% ..i wonder can i used it in early pregnancy?? i read that topical use is not found to be... READ MORE

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