Is acne treatment safe during pregnancy?

What acne products are safe during pregnancy? The ACOG endorses glycolic and azelaic acid as safe to treat acne during pregnancy, in addition to topical benzoyl peroxide and topical salicylic acid. Can you take anything for acne while pregnant? Benzoyl peroxide is found in many over-the-counter and prescription acne medications. It’s an FDA Pregnancy Category …

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How do I prevent acne on my chin mask?

What do you wear under a mask to prevent acne? Dr. Mathew Avram, director of the Dermatology Laser and Cosmetic Center at Massachusetts General Hospital, says if you have acne-prone skin or sensitive skin, silk will be your best bet because it glides more easily across the face. “You want to decrease the amount of …

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