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Pimples on cheeks, frequent outbreaks. Using clindamycin, nicotinamide gel. Suggestions?

My cheeks are showing extreme protrusions of pimples from about a month, what shall I do? U can send the reply at YYYY@YYYY . N question is the same about the outbreak of pimples in my cheek. I used clindamycin and nicotinamide gel also, but in vain. Please recommend something, it would be better if it wud be natural something!!!
Asked On : Fri, 19 Oct 2012
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Treatment of acne would be oral medication,  creams and daily skin care routine which further helps in acne. Oral medication will be tablet doxycycline 100 mg once a day for 4 weeks. Creams would be application of clindamycin gel twice a day only on the Pimples. Application of benzoyl peroxide 2.5% gel once a day on the Pimples. Application of Retin A cream 0.025% on full face at night for 2 hrs.All the applications will have to be done for 6 weeks.All these medications will require a prescription from your need to follow a routine of cleansing, sunscreen , creams daily.cleanse your face with cetaphil cleansing lotion for acne prone skin thrice daily.sunscreen needs to be used daily , neutrogena would be a good choice.
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