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Acne treatment.
What are the medicines and cream I should take to treat acne? Or what are your prescriptions. Is proactive good or is it harmful.
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There are different ways to achieve a flawless skin after acne and it needs medical interventions and commitment on part of the patient. Acne treatment has multiple stages - to control new breakouts, to clear the sequelae (pigmentation and scars) and to prevent a relapse. An attempt to find out the root cause of acne should be made in every patient or else it keeps recurring. Each phase takes a couple of weeks before we move to the next phase of treatment. If you have active acne lesions, it should be controlled on priority basis.
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Acne prescriptions have to be customized for a patient, Anti acne medications for you and another patient of acne may be different and cannot be generalized.
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Apart from active pharmaceutical medicines, a healthy diet and lifestyle is mandatory to achieve results.
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