Effective Exfoliation Methods for Preventing Breakouts

Effective Exfoliation Methods for Preventing Breakouts
Published on, 12 April, 2024. Answered by Dr. Anna Chacon and Verified by Dr.Galen Team
Patient Question

Hello Doctor,

What exfoliation techniques work best to reduce the likelihood of breakouts?

Answered by Dr. Anna Chacon

Hello,

Thank you for reaching out to Dr. Galen. Please find the below response to your query.

Exfoliation can indeed help prevent breakouts by removing dead skin cells that can clog pores and contribute to acne formation. The methods you listed are all effective ways to exfoliate the skin are Manual Exfoliation, Chemical Exfoliation, Retinoid, Microdermabrasion, Enzyme Exfoliation.

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