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14 Jul 2010

Acne at 30?
Hi there

I have recently developed somewhat of a pimple problem only on my chin area and it can be quite painful sometimes. I read in a local paper yesterday that pimples on the chin area could be hormonal, is this true? I have been on the contraceptive injection on and off for about 10 years.

many thanks
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CyberDoc
Cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Hallo Rachel
Yes it could be caused by hormonal changes. Try benzoyl peroxide (e.g. Oxy 10) on the area?
Dr Bets
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