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I am sorry to hear this. Do you still have active acne?
Okay thanks, ***** ***** back is a difficult area to treat, as it is not easy to apply creams etc.
Therefore when there is back involvement, we tend to use oral antibiotics for this. An example of this is Lymecycline and it is used for 2-3 months at a time, then a few months break before trying it again. It tends to help break the cycle of acne and therefore hopefully reduces inflammatory lesions and scaring.
Okay thanks, ***** ***** Benzoyl Peroxide at first as this will dry them out. If this doesn't help you can add in a retinoid cream. Both are available without prescriptions.
That is my pleasure, they can help both, more so the Retinoid.