For past 6 months I have been getting acne on my chin

Patient

Q: For past 6 months I have been getting acne on my chin,they come in the middle of my period cycle and as soon as I get my period they go away.they have left many scars on my chin.How can I get rid of them?I can't go on birth control pills as I am trying to concieve.

Doctor

A:   Hello. Thanks for your health query on ATD.

Few acne lesions before periods are common in many women. To control it try to take less salt in mid-cycle. Also, use salicylic acid cleansers to wash the face daily.

Hope it will help you.

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