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Is adult acne treatable?

A pimple at any age is disheartening, and women get them at every age. If you’ve never had to treat a pimple in your life, you’re very lucky. (I certainly wasn’t. I had raging acne as a teen that lasted until I went to college.) Most people, at one point or another, need some on-the-spot treatment. Fortunately, there are solutions for everyone.

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