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When to see a doctor about acne

Adolescents who start to get acne, especially if it is more severe and spread all over the face and body should see their doctor or naturopath to plan a course of action to help treat the condition and reduce likelihood of complications.


People with existing acne need to have regular consultation with their doctor or naturopath to ensure the treatment plan is working well at reducing symptoms.

People with adult acne should see their doctor or naturopath to help find a solution to reduce symptoms and prevent complications.


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  Last reviewed: 15 August 2008 || Last updated: 26 February 2009


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Disclaimer: This guide is not intended to be used for diagnostic or prescriptive purposes. For any treatment or diagnosis of illness, please see your doctor.


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