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Clogged Pores Or..?

03 March 2013 - 10:26 PM

Hi i was wondering if anybody can help me identify what type of acne or condition this is on the chin from this thread http://www.acne.org/...th-my-chin-pic/

I've been to the dermatologist and asked him about my chin and  told me they were clogged pores but i've had this for more than a year. He's prescribed me with some topical gels and given me a cleanser but haven't seen any improvement really. I was also on dans regimen a year ago for my other acne but im not quite sure if it helped with my chin bumps. If i were to incorporate the AHA would that help to unclog the pores on my chin? if anybody can help me i would highly appreciate it!

Clogged Chin Pores

20 February 2013 - 09:37 PM

New Member here and was wondering if anybody else was experiencing the same thing as me or would be kind enough to help me out. 

I have had clogged pores on my chin for more than a year with occasional pimple flair ups in the chin area making it look worse. I've been to the dermatologist 5 times and all he has given me is a glycolic foam wash prescribed me with veltin gel,  duac, aczone and epiduo but it obviously hasn't helped clear my  chin only my other acne.  On my last visit i had asked him if he could just extract/squeeze the pus out but said no. Do dermatologists do glycolic peels or any type of extractions?? or do i have to go to a different specialist for that? 

I have also used Dans regimen more than a year ago and was considering using it again and getting the AHA if that would help please let me know.