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Acne

There are several different types of acne, but the most common type is called acne vulgaris. Acne is very common in teenagers, but people of any age can get it. If you have acne, it can cause you a lot of distress and can often affect your mood and self-esteem.

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Living with acne

Treatments for mild to moderate acne

Isotretinoin for severe acne

More information about acne

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