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#1 Kitaminioncyrus

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Posted 19 September 2012 - 12:33 PM

Hi everyone, i have a comibnation skin type...lately i have been getting very small comedones on my chin,you can see how the hair folicles are blocked, the more i try and treat them with acne products the worse they get. If they are squeezed a hardish white substance comes out...has anyone had this issue?

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Posted 25 September 2012 - 01:59 AM

Same issues, I'm sure many will agree you should look into Paula's choice bha gel or liquid

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Posted 25 September 2012 - 04:10 PM

same problem... nothing works for this type of acne. nothing.

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Posted 25 September 2012 - 06:40 PM

Salicylic acid is most effective for these, but you won't find properly formulated salicylic acid at any drugstore. 2% (the typical amount) is also a measly amount for stubborn clogged pores.

Using a properly formulated pure salicylic acid 5% from Diana Yvonne was night and day compared to the crap I had been using from the drugstore. Using it every day for a week has removed 9 of my stubbornest 12 clogged pores that have been on my skin for YEARS. For the last 3 I will be using a 20% salicylic peel.

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#5 wicky

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Posted 19 October 2012 - 07:44 PM

so how do you keep them from coming back? I use mandelic to lift them out but cannot stop them from forming daily


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