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In our quest to spread awareness about safe and effective acne
treatments this June for acne awareness month, we're focusing on the ladies
today! So ladies (and moms of teens!), listen up - not only will this
information help you, but also your children or the men and women that you know
Only women get adult
False. Both women and men can suffer from adult acne -
over 20% of adult men have acne. The problem is that women are much more likely
to treat acne earlier while men may suffer and often don't look for treatment
until the problem is very aggravated.
The "pill" is a good
choice to help acne.
many women, the "pill" seems like a quick fix for acne. Before you
consider departing on this route, please note the FDA warnings on many oral
contraceptives and think why pharmaceutical companies have stopped advertising
these products on TV as both an oral contraceptive (OC) and as acne treatment.
Read the reports on the OC Diane-35 that originated in Europe, Australia, and
And Moms of teens, please
listen to this - the pill should not even be an option for teen acne.
Most birth control pills have not even been approved for this use (this
practice is called off-label usage) and there are potential side effects.
Why pump more hormones in to your teen child when their bodies are still
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