Acne Q&A

Everything you’ve always wanted to know about acne in one place.

What is the best face sunscreen for acne-prone skin? MDacne Vs. Proactiv

MDacne and Proactiv both offer an oil-free sunscreen for acne-prone skin. Let's see how they compare!

What is the difference between humectants and emollients?

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Is it okay to use glycolic acid after active acne is clear?

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Which products are safe to use while pregnant and won't cause birth defects or a miscarriage?

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What causes back acne? Can it be prevented?

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Stress and hormonal acne is the worst whenever I get acne I can't help but pick at it? is it ok to pick or is it bad? and products recommended for my skin?

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What food types are good to eat when you have acne and what food types should you avoid?

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My daughter is 11 years old. What can she use to cleanse and moisturize and help stop her acne?

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How can I get rid of acne with natural ingredients? Can I make something myself?

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I have lots of pimples. I believe it's moderate acne. What are my options?

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What do I do to get rid of dry spots?

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Should I use Accutane (Roaccutane)?

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How many people have acne in the United States?

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How does Accutane work?

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Is there any help for skin picking?

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Which soap should I use on my pimples?

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Does seafood cause acne?

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Should I use a cleansing brush for my acne? (Like Clinique, Clarisonic etc.)

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What are the best things to do if you have adult hormonal acne?

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In what season are you most likely to get acne?

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Why does my skin seem to get worse when I use skincare products?

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What is the best birth control to help with acne?

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Would laser resurfacing improve my acne and blackheads?

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Is it bad if I take showers with hot water, even if my face doesn't have any contact with water?

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Can I use aloe vera to relieve redness?

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Can Proactiv clear acne?

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I don't understand why, but it's like every time I eat something unhealthy, I just break out immediately. I don't know how to control it. I also tend to overeat, which I kinda feel like could be a bad thing for my skin. I don't know what to do and how to get out of that habit, but it's just really uncomfortable and makes me feel a little unconfident.

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What's the difference between salicylic acid and benzoyl peroxide?

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How to stay confident when dealing with acne

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Can birth control cause acne?

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What is cystic acne?

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Can using the wrong toothpaste cause acne?

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I have acne-prone skin and breakout a lot. Which makeup ingredients do I need to avoid?

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Where can I find the new pimple patch stickers everyone is talking about? How do they work and how efficient are various brands?

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Does drinking carbonated water cause acne?

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Can chocolate cause pimples?

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Does chocolate cause acne?

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What are the best anti-acne treatment kits - according to Dermatologists?

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Is it possible to treat acne with lasers?

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Is Clindamycin Better Than Benzoyl Peroxide for Acne?

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