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30 Jun 2010

Acne on Shoulders
I am a 25 year old male. I am fortunate in that I have never had any problems with any kind of acne in my life. Obviously I get the odd pimple but I''ve never had a problem. For the last few months though, I''ve been getting a lot of pimples on my upper back and shoulders. I always wash the area as thoroughly as possible while I''m in the shower but I haven''t noticed any improvement. Any advice?

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01 Jan 0001

Hallo Jayson
Try using Benzoyl peroxide on the area (e.g. Oxy 10) and ask your doctor for a prescription for an antibiotic lotion to put on the are like Eryderm.
Dr Bets
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