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Natural and home remedies for severe acne - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I am 16 and I have acne realy bad my family is in a financial crisis so I cant afford to go to the doctor right now. Do you have any suggestions
Doctor :ok
Doctor :   Cut down fat diet
Doctor :   atleast upto some extent
Doctor :   and eat green leafy vegetables
Doctor :   Dont put your hands on your face during the day
Doctor :   dont try to pluck them out
User :   I have tried all of the over the counter medicines. Will alcohol or peroxide work? or will it make it worse
Doctor :   wash your face 3 times a day with cold water
Doctor :   See they are very strong medicine which takes the life of your skin
Doctor :   you should use them when you see acne scars or nodules
Doctor :   not at a milder stage
User :   what are nodules?
Doctor :   sometimes acne forms nodule lik e shapes

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