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How do I manage my Demodex folliculorum on a daily basis?

Managing Demodex folliculorum on a daily basis involves practicing good hygiene. While you cannot prevent them, cleaning your face regularly using a gentle soap can help you manage these tiny critters. Talk to your doctor about other possible treatments.

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