Acne Topic Guide
Acne: Acne is a red skin rash caused by several factors, including hormones and bacteria. Treatment involves washing skin with a mild cleanser once or twice daily, applying over-the-counter acne medication or prescription medication, and avoiding picking at the acne to avoid worsening the pimples.
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