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okay i don't know if this is a stupid question or not but i'ma ask it anyway. I've been reading a lot about birth-control pills like yasmin to control hormones which is supposed to help acne but i was wondering u don't neccesarily have to be sexually active to take birth conrtol pills do you? :think:

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Hormonal Treatment of Acne: How They Work

Hormonal treatments, including oral contraceptives, have long been recognized by dermatologists to be an effective treatment option for women who have acne, no matter how severe.

Hormonal therapy for acne is, therefore, meant to interrupt this initial phase of this cascading sequence of acne development. Such preparations include oral contraceptives, and a non-contraceptive anti-androgen, spironolactone. To learn more about hormones and acne, click on Other Hormone Therapy

For information about other acne treatments, click on Understand you Acne Treatment Options.

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