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Heavy acne at the base of my skull,please help

I've been having recurring heavy acne at the base of my skull, back of neck area just above the hairline. I do tend to have oily skin and hair but I wash my hair every day and wonder why the acne would be concentrated in that area just above the hairline. I've seen references to acne bacteria made worse by problems with incomplete digestion and/or liver problems.

Asked On : Thu, 11 Nov 2010
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Pediatrician 's  Response
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Read your prob, cause of acne is sweating. you should wash your face frequently. take 5 days course of antibiotics after advising your doc. you should take vitamin C n protine riched diet, it helps in growing healthy skin.
Answered: Sat, 27 Aug 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Vasudha Jayant Athavale's  Response
I am afraid what you call acne might be some hair root infection. It might get aggravated due to sweating. please consult a dermatologist for proper examination &treament.
Answered: Sat, 27 Aug 2011
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