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What can I do to manage my acne?

There are several options available for management and treatment of acne. Good facial hygiene can also be helpful in treating acne, and over-the-counter medications contain ingredients to help rid your skin of excess oil or decrease the inflammation and swelling associated with acne. If these products are not successful, more powerful medicine can be prescribed by your doctor, including antibiotics.

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