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Posted by: trapped | 2007/02/21

marks on back caused by acne

throughout my teenage life ive had pimples.its not a serious cause of acne ,but i get maybe about 3-4 spots on my face at a time.ever since reaching puberty ive been suferring with pimples on my back as well.
im 23 now and its seemed to have slowed down a bit.the problem is that these pimples have left dark spots on my back which makes me very self consious.the pimples seem to go away on their own in about 4 days but they amost always leave a blemish.is there something that i can get over the counter 4 these marks.im way too embarressed to go to a doctor.

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Treatment options are few and results are usually slow. A good Vit E rich tissue oil such as Bio Oil may help over long term

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