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What acne products work best?

My 17 year old has facial and body acne. We are waiting for a derm ref.

 
blessedwithree

Asked by blessedwithree at 8:59 PM on Aug. 21, 2010 in Teens (13-17)

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  • Here is how my teen handles her acne: wash your face twice a day with a very mild soap (like unscented baby soap) and a soft wash cloth; follow with a light, oil free moisturizer (like Just Tomatoes or Lush). Once a day, before you wash your face, put on a honey mask (just honey, a great anti-bacterial). Every three days add a pinch of baking soda to the honey to exfoliate.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:09 PM on Aug. 21, 2010

  • I've had the best results from SkinID
    DarkFaery131

    Answer by DarkFaery131 at 9:02 PM on Aug. 21, 2010

  • Clinique
    AnasMommy7

    Answer by AnasMommy7 at 9:03 PM on Aug. 21, 2010

  • I had good results from ProActive.
    warrenfamily95

    Answer by warrenfamily95 at 9:07 PM on Aug. 21, 2010

  • If the acne is hormonal (the derm. will help tell that) then OTC meds. won't help as much. And there are much cheaper products available on the market that are ProActive Clones found at Wal-Mart or Target.
    twinsplus2more

    Answer by twinsplus2more at 9:28 PM on Aug. 21, 2010

  • i had pretty good results with proactive
    AmandaBug

    Answer by AmandaBug at 10:01 PM on Aug. 21, 2010

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