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I have really bad acne, I've been "juicing carrots and apples to help with it. can you recommend natural, cost effective remedies to get rid of it? I've tried almost every over the counter item, also I've tried proactive. nothing works. I'm 22 yrs old, 160 lbs. I'm hoping there's a diet I can use to get rid of it. - Asked by B V on 14-Jan-2015 22:04:12

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    Answered by Dr. Ramya Smitha on 16-Jan-2015 11:21:04

    Hello. Acne is a very common problem. You need to avoid oily foods and try to take as many vegetables as you can and also lots of water every day. Wash your face as many times as you can to keep your face dry from sebum(oil secreted by the skin). Turmeric and cream would be a best natural remedy for acne. Also you can try Clindamycin Gel at bed time . Apply over the affected area after washing the face at bed time. 


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