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My skin is after breaking out really bad and I really want

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My skin is after breaking out really bad and I really want it to clear its depessing me. What can I do???
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.

Dr. Thomas, MD :

hello

Dr. Thomas, MD :

You need a diagnosis

Dr. Thomas, MD :

Have you been to the doctor?

Dr. Thomas, MD :

what type of breakout

Dr. Thomas, MD :

Please enter chat and type

Customer:

yes iv been to doctor but he didnt do much only said to drink water. its really bad around my mouth and forhead

Dr. Thomas, MD :

What diagnosis?

Dr. Thomas, MD :

acne?

Customer:

bad ance

Dr. Thomas, MD :

OK

Dr. Thomas, MD :

So there are:

Dr. Thomas, MD :

Creams, prescription that is, antibiotics, retinoids, etc....you don't have to have it

Dr. Thomas, MD :

What type of doctor was this?

Customer:

was just my own family doctor. what would be the best to clear it

Dr. Thomas, MD :

hang on a sec

Dr. Thomas, MD :

OK

Dr. Thomas, MD :

You still there?

Customer:

ok

Customer:

yes

Dr. Thomas, MD :

Here is the rundown from the mayo clinic

Dr. Thomas, MD :

http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/acne/basics/treatment/con-20020580

Dr. Thomas, MD :

I also like retinoids

Dr. Thomas, MD :

I would take this in and talk to your doctor, but better yet, ask to see a dermatologist

Dr. Thomas, MD :

They are experts in this.

Dr. Thomas, MD :

Make sense?

Customer:

can you percrip it urself

Dr. Thomas, MD :

NO

Dr. Thomas, MD :

You have to have it prescribed by a doctor that has seen you.

Dr. Thomas, MD :

otherwise illegal

Dr. Thomas, MD :

understand?

Customer:

ok

Dr. Thomas, MD :

Yes, I would really see the derm doc...one visit should do it

Dr. Thomas, MD :

And you don't keep fooling around with the fp

Dr. Thomas, MD :

Ok?

Customer:

ok thanks

Dr. Thomas, MD :

Let me know if you have further questions.


Use reply to expert as needed.


Please do not forget a positive [hopefully excellent] rating.


I attempt to be prompt, accurate and excellent.

Dr. Thomas, MD :

[that is how we are paid by ja]

Dr. Thomas, MD :

ok?

Dr. Thomas, MD :

further questons?

Dr. Thomas, MD :

questions?

Dr. Thomas, MD :

hello?

Dr. Thomas, MD :

I will change the format in a minute if I do not hear from you.

Dr. Thomas, MD :

Please don't forget a positive rating before you go.

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Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
Thanks

I am a double board certified doctor in internal medicine, integrative medicine, a trained classical homeopath and functional medicine doctor. I have over 20 years of clinical experience and continue to practice.
I am here daily by request. Use my request link with a long lock and "for Dr. Thomas only" in the title.


If you would like to find me on a post by request to discuss integrative/holistic/non-toxic methods of treating this condition, feel free, use a complex, high detail format however.

Good luck.