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Doctor,Please I Have had this terrible acne on my face

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Doctor, Please I Have had this terrible acne on my face for a while now, I tried all sorts, like obagi, taking a lot of water, tea tree oil, etc Nothing seems to be working for me! Please kindly recommend me something to use to sort this problem out. Thanks

Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dermatology
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Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
This is Dr. David

I am sorry you are having such bad acne problems

severe acne is best treated by a dermatologist or your GP doctor with prescription medications such as

tretinoin topical or clindamycin topical or benzoyl peroxide topical or systemic isotrentinoin or or a combination of all of these

do you have a GP doctor you can see who can assess your acne and prescribe stronger treatmetns for you?

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