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Acne on chest and back.
Please prescribe me something for my back acne and acne of shoulder & chest. Also advice me any drug/soap that will prevent it.
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Hi. Greetings. Acne is a chronic problem. You may need a few medications and lifestyle changes for long term improvement. The following would help you : 1. Daily bed time use of retinoid cream 3. Antibiotic agents short course- prescribed by dermatologist for controlling out bursts .benzoyl peroxide based creamy wash will help. 4.Using an anti fungal shampoo will be of great help in reducing dandruff and also pimples on forehead back and shoulders. 6. Kindly read my blog on daily skin care on Practo health feed. Daily fitness work out and loads o fruits and veggies will help loads in improving your skin. You may Send further queries/ pics of lesions on private follow up chat. Hope this helps. Warm regards. Dr Govind S Mittal, excel care hospital, Bangalore.
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