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29 Jul 2008

Bad skin since gyming
Hello

I used to have clear skin, then I started to gym. My forehead has been breaking out in pimples and is rough and bumpy. This always happens when I gym. Why? It has been 4 weeks now.

Thank-you
Maria
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fitnessdoc

01 Jan 0001

Hi Maria

Not 100% sure, I must confess...I can only think that it may have to do with sweat and dirt clogging the pores, or some gland response. It's not my area of expertise, however - this is not so much an exercise question and skin care one with exercise as a catalyst, so perhaps this is best submitted to that expert. I have a feeling, however, that the problem has to do with sweat glands and pores.

Good luck
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