What can help hormonal acne?

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Charley2611
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by Charley2611 on Tue Sep 05, 2017 11:39 am

What can help hormonal acne?

Is there anything that can be done to help hormonal acne (when a healthy diet is already maintained and appropriate products used already but the problem persists)?

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Dr Anton Alexandroff
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by Dr Anton Alexandroff on Sat Sep 09, 2017 6:57 pm

Re: What can help hormonal acne?

Dear Charley,

thank you for your question.

Yes there are treatments for hormonal acne. They include Epiduo gel, oral antibiotics, combined oral contraceptive pill, Roacutane/ isotretinoin. There is more information on my website if it is of interest.

I hope this is helpful.

With best wishes,

Dr Anton Alexandroff FRCP(UK) PhD CCT(Derm) FRSM FAAD
Consultant Dermatologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer
Member of the British Association of Dermatologists
The British Skin Foundation Spokesperson
The British Association of Dermatologists Media Spokesperson
Cambridge Nuffield Health Hospital
Bedford BMI Manor Hospital
Leicester Nuffield Health Hospital
Leicester Spire Hospital

http://www.alexandroff.org.uk
Dr Anton Alexandroff
Consultant Dermatologist, Honorary Senior Lecturer & BSF spokesperson - FRCP, CCT (Derm), PhD, FRSM, FAAD

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