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Medical Reference Related to Acne Care

  1. Acne - Topic Overview

    Information on acne vulgaris.

  2. Isotretinoin for Acne

    Drug details for Isotretinoin for acne vulgaris.

  3. Topical Retinoid Medicines for Acne

    Drug details for Topical retinoid medications for acne.

  4. Azelaic Acid for Acne

    Drug details for Azelaic acid for acne vulgaris.

  5. Acne - Other Treatment

    Your doctor may suggest other types of therapies to treat acne or acne scars.

  6. Acne - Prevention

    While you cannot prevent acne, there are steps you can take at home to keep it from getting worse.

  7. Acne: Treatment With Benzoyl Peroxide - Topic Overview

    Benzoyl peroxide is a medicine you use to treat acne. It comes in different strengths in lotions,gels,soaps,and liquids. How does benzoyl peroxide treat acne? Benzoyl peroxide unclogs skin pores. It also helps stop bacteria from growing and causing acne pimples and cystic lesions. At first,acne may get worse. Your skin may get red and peel. It’s not a quick fix. You may need to use the ...

  8. Acne - Treatment Overview

    Learn about treatment for acne vulgaris.

  9. Acne - Symptoms

    Acne develops most often on the face, neck, chest, shoulders, or back and can range from mild to severe. It can last for a few months, many years, or come and go your entire life.

  10. Acne - Medications

    Information on drugs used to treat acne vulgaris.

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