48 with Acne, hard to fight. What do I do? (Photos)

I am 48 yo female, hyst. of Thyroid cancer (post 5 yrs), uterus removal 10 yrs.. acne most of my life wI think years/bouts of clear ups around age 30 - 38.. ACNET is much worse now, forehead, jaw, around mouth, temples and neck

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Treating acne in adult

I would see a skin specialist. I would start with topicals such as Retin A and benzyl peroxide. Chemical peels would also help. Sometimes lasers are needed but be careful if you have melasma. Orals are used sometimes such as antibiotics or spironolactone.


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